‘The Rivonia Generation and the turn to armed struggle in South Africa’ conference
Posted on April 24, 2019
On 26-27 March, Associate Professor Thula Simpson joined with Nic Wolpe, the CEO of the Liliesleaf Trust, to co-host a two-day conference on ‘The Rivonia Generation and the turn to armed struggle in South Africa’.
International Museum Month a great success: connecting to new audiences
Posted on May 31, 2018
International Museum Day was celebrated at the UP Museums during the month of May.
Film tourism study makes news
Posted on May 29, 2018
Lecturers Charlene Herselman and Hannes Engelbrecht gave a presentation in Cape Town recently outlining the potential of film tourism for South Africa.
Museums Scavenger Hunt
Posted on May 11, 2018
UP Campus Tours is holding a scavenger hunt in collaboration with the UP Museums in order to celebrate International Museum Day on 18 May.
Dr Siona O'Connell wins prestigious book award
Posted on April 02, 2018
Senior Lecturer, Siona O'Connell was awarded a prestigious Humanities and Social Sciences (HSS) Award
'Museums beyond walls' – a public sculpture route at UP
Posted on October 02, 2017
In October 2017, the Department of UP Arts would like to highlight the unique public sculpture route at the University as a means of extending 'museums beyond walls'.
Campus Tours featured on Perdeby
Posted on September 18, 2017
Campus Tours provided a tour of the Old Arts Building for two Perdeby journalists
Moya moya moya moya
Posted on August 31, 2017
31 August is African Traditional Medicine Day. According to Dr Bosco Bae, a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at UP, however, the day is meaningless unless its value and history is recognised.