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  • Tackling the challenges of youthhood

    Posted on June 22, 2017

    Nineteen-year-old University of Pretoria graduate Quintine Mkhondo was a guest speaker at the Youth Day commemoration event titled 'My challenges made me stronger!' that was presented by the Department of Library Services in the Merensky 2 Library on the Hatfield Campus earlier this month.

  • The thread of storytelling

    Posted on June 13, 2017

    Novelist, short story writer and playwright Siphiwo Mahala's professional journey would not have happened had it not been for his love of reading, he said at the 'Meet your writers' event that was recently held on the Hatfield Campus of the University of Pretoria.

  • Delron Buckley's visit to UP

    Posted on June 05, 2017

    The University of Pretoria (UP) recently hosted former Bafana Bafana and German Bundesliga legend, Delron Buckley. He spoke to coaches and youngsters from the Tuks Football Academy at the Merensky 2 Library as part of the Youth Day celebrations on Tuesday, 30 May.

  • Storytelling employed as a tool to challenge stereotypes

    Posted on May 24, 2017

    The Department of English, in collaboration with the Department of Library Services, at the University of Pretoria continues to engage actively with what is happening on the literary scene in South Africa by inviting local poets and writers to their frequent Meet Your Writers events.

  • The Merensky 2 Library celebrates World Intellectual Property Day

    Posted on May 17, 2017

    The Technology Transfer Office in the Department of Research and Innovation, in collaboration with the Department of Library Services, celebrated World Intellectual Property Day by hosting an IP lunch talk.

  • Youth Day invitation part 2: Delron Buckley: From Youth to International Star

    Posted on May 09, 2017

    The Department of Library Services, invites students to attend the second part of our Youth Day celebrations and to meet Delron Buckley from 10:30 to 11:30 on Tuesday, 30 May 2017.

  • Seminar: Let's talk water!

    Posted on April 24, 2017

    The Faculty library of Natural and Agricultural Sciences, Engineering, Built Environment & IT cordially invites you to attend this seminar day on water.

  • Dancing the death drill with Fred Khumalo

    Posted on April 06, 2017

    Journalist and author, Fred Khumalo, recently shared his thoughts with an audience of staff and students at the 'Meet your Writers’ event organised by the Department of English, in collaboration with the Department of Library Services on the University of Pretoria's Hatfield Campus.

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