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New edition of Tukkievaria available

Back New edition of Tukkievaria available 22 May The new edition of the Tukkievaria is now available on the staff intranet Please click here for access. – Author Department of University Relations Share this page Last edited by Ansa HeylEdit

Public lecture series: Curriculum transformation matters: The decolonial turn

Back Public lecture series: Curriculum transformation matters: The decolonial turn 29 May Prof Norman Duncan, Vice-Principal: Academic at the University of Pretoria, cordially invites you to a public lecture on transformation presented by Prof Garth Stevens, Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Humanities at the University of the Witwatersrand. Title:  Curriculum Transformation: Potentialities and Pitfalls of the… Read More »

Tshwane leadership and management academy programme

Back Tshwane leadership and management academy programme 2 June The National Development Plan (NDP) 2030 offers a long-term perspective, defines a desired goal and identifies the role that different sectors of society need to play in achieving it. In 2022, the Albert Luthuli Centre for Responsible Leadership (ALCRL) at the University of Pretoria (UP) presented… Read More »

UP awards honorary doctorate in Education

Back UP awards honorary doctorate in Education 22 May Earlier this month, the University of Pretoria awarded an honorary doctorate in Education to Dr Jean Clandinin of the University of Alberta, Canada. Dr Clandinin, a former teacher, counsellor and psychologist, is the Founding Director of the Centre for Research for Teacher Education and Development at… Read More »

Faculty of Health Sciences University of Pretoria

Faculty of Health Sciences University of Pretoria The Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Pretoria is recognized nationally and internationally as an outstanding institution in terms of its education of health professionals, its research and its clinical service. Furthermore, it is an institution with a tradition of excellence and a proud history. A… Read More »

Memorable moments: what makes a tourist experience?

Back Memorable moments: what makes a tourist experience? 23 May A new feature has been published on Research Matters. This month’s feature is titled ‘Memorable moments: what makes a tourist experience?’ The focus is on the work done by researchers in the Tourism Management Division in the Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences, and how… Read More »

Mining Resilience Research Centre established at UP

Back Mining Resilience Research Centre established at UP 29 May A multidisciplinary Mining Resilience Research Centre (MRRC) was launched in the Department of Mining Engineering of the Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology at the University of Pretoria (UP) on Thursday, 25 May . The focus of this Centre is on multi-disciplinary research… Read More »