Should we consider repeated attempts to move the root of the human evolutionary tree away from Africa a bad or a good thing? asks Julien Benoit in The Conversation. His 2018 Summer School course, Reptile to Mammal, is now open for booking.
UCT’s Summer School programme offers 66 diverse courses that cater for a plethora of learners.
These courses dive directly into the heart of things: tackling antisemitism, the fate of our public broadcaster, and the anatomy of the human cell. Read the story here.
One hundred years ago, the SS Mendi sank near France on February 21, 1917, claiming the lives of the South African Native Labour Corps. The troops, many from the Transkei, spent their last night on South African soil camped on the old Rosebank Showgrounds, now UCT’s soccer fields. The grounds have been declared a South African Heritage site. Read more here.
Judge Kathleen Satchwell's Summer School course on WWI will cover the year 1917.