Documentary highlights albinism and education challenges
A chance encounter on a train has seen a Disability Unit staff member being featured in a documentary focusing on the challenges of people with albinism. Education and Albinism was produced by the Human Rights Media Centre and attempts to shed light on the realities of living with albinism... Read more
CPUT International fellowship programme boosts teaching and research
CPUT has benefited from a fellowship program, which gives African-born scholars in the United States and Canada the opportunity to collaborate with universities in six African countries. A collaborative application between Dr Kareemah Gamieldien from CPUT’s Department of Emergency Medical Sciences (EMS) and Prof M. Faadiel Essop from the Physiological Sciences... Read more
SA team exposed to the energy revolution of Germany
A high-profile South African delegation visited Germany from 29 May to 2 June to get a better understanding of the country’s energy revolution project “Energiewende”. Germany is a country currently working on two main challenges: To digitise its production-driven economy and to manage its energy supply for future generations.... Read more
New book: A manual tool to assist youth to find meaning
On 31 May 2017, Dr Solomon Makola, Campus Director at Welkom campus launched a new book entitled Find Meaning, Stop Wondering which is aimed at assisting youth and adults to find meaning and achieve success in their studies. Rooted in the philosophy and practices of Holocaust survivor Dr Viktor Frankl, Find Meaning,... Read more