FEATURING - An Imperfect Occupation: Enduring the South African War by John Boje
Posted on January 20, 2020
Library Special Collections Book of the Week (20 January 2020) An Imperfect Occupation: Enduring the South African War by John Boje.
UP staffer’s 'Wanda' engages children on the topic of identity
Posted on December 19, 2019
'Wanda is a confident eight-year-old who is navigating the complexities between what ‘neatness is at schools’ and what her mother refers to as a "crown of hair".'
UP SRC President becomes first African elected Prime Minister of Commonwealth Youth Parliament
Posted on November 30, 2019
University Pretoria (UP) Student Representative Council President David Kabwa recently became the first African to be elected Prime Minister of the Commonwealth Youth Parliament, which met in Delhi, India from 24 to 29 November.
Film on University of Pretoria Professor wins Jozi Film Festival award
Posted on October 12, 2019
A film about the life and death of former University of Pretoria Professor Johan Heyns, who was assassinated in 1994, won the 2019 South African Short Documentary of the Year Award at the recent Jozi Film Festival.
Javett-UP is now open to the public
Posted on September 24, 2019
The Javett Art Centre at the University of Pretoria (Javett-UP) opened its doors to the public on Tuesday, 24 September.
The past, the present and the future at UP
Posted on September 20, 2019
At a time when the arts are claiming their rightful place among the most sought after 4IR subjects – what we refer to as STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics) – we are thrilled to be opening the Javett-UP Art Centre on our South Campus.
Javett-UP, home to the art of Africa, opens
Posted on August 22, 2019
The Javett Art Centre at the University of Pretoria (Javett-UP) opens officially on Heritage Day, 24 September, with three ground-breaking exhibitions: a collection of iconic works of South African art; the Javett Family Collection of modern art; and an exhibition of significant pieces from the...
Jazzed UP Thursday: Hatfield comes alive to the sounds of jazz
Posted on August 04, 2019
The University of Pretoria’s Jazz Ensemble and the DiTeboho Quartet blew some heat into the Hatfield Precinct at the first instalment of Jazzed UP Thursday evenings at News Café recently.