Several Summer School 2017 courses focus on the environment and what we are doing and have done to create the dilemmas we now face.
‘I perform miracles wherever I am.' Former CEO of the SABC Hlaudi Motsoeneng has caused mirth with pronouncements such as this. But what type of miracle is it that the SABC really needs? Veteran journalists Pippa Green and John Matisonn will discuss the future of public broadcasting during a lunchtime conversation at Summer School 2017.
National Obesity Week is commemorated every year from 15 to 19 October to increase awareness about the impact of obesity in the lives of South Africans. Summer School weighs up the problem with a course entitled Obesity in South Africa.
Emeritus Professor Mike de Jongh offers a five-day course that maps the history and contemporary life of the Karrietjie people of the Great Karoo, the Hessequa Khoekhoen of the southern Cape, and the Buyses of the Soutpansberg.