Vice-Chancellor urges staff to handle challenges positively at UP academic opening

Posted on February 09, 2015

'Make Today Matter'– a phrase that epitomises a refreshing, new slogan for the University of Pretoria (UP). This slogan was issued as a challenge by Professor Cheryl de la Rey, Vice-Chancellor and Principal, at the University’s academic opening and 107th birthday on Friday. 

Prof De la Rey thanked UP staff for their contribution to the University in the past year and urged them to make each day count in everything they undertook at this institution.

In her opening address Prof De la Rey referred to global trends and challenges that underscored the relevance of the University’s strategy, UP2025.

She encouraged staff to stay focused on the University’s goals.



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