The 2017 Society of South African Geographers Student (SSAG) conference
The 2017 Student conference opened with the theme of “Geography and the Environment for Sustainable Development”, hosted by the University of Mpumalanga from the 18th- 21st of June.
International food security prize for Battersby-Lennard
Dr Jane Battersby-Lennard of the Department of Environmental & Geographical Science's African Centre for Cities has just won the 2017 international Premio Daniel Carasso prize.
Congratulations Dr Serge Raemaekers
Dr Serge Raemaekers received the Netexplo-Unesco Award in Paris for his work on ABALOBI
EGS at UCT Open Day 2017
We put on an excellent display at UCT’s recent Open Day and look forward to welcoming a promising new generation of environmental and geographical scientists in 2018
Professor Maano Ramutsindela - The New Deputy Dean of Science
Since the appointment of Geography Prof. WJ Talbot as UCT’s Dean of Science for the period 1961-1963, geographers have not been part of the deanery. This has changed in 2017 with the appointment of Professor Maano Ramutsindela.Congratulations!
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Monday, 22 January 2018
Four EGS Academic staff promoted

Four academic staff of the EGS department were promoted during this year's ad hominem promotion exercise. Dr Gina Ziervogel was promoted to an Associate Professor, while Drs Kevin Winter, Pippin Anderson and Shari Daya were promoted to Senior Lecturers.

Publication Date:
Thursday, November 12, 2015 - 03:15
Prof Michael Meadows is now a Fellow of the Royal Society of South Africa.

Prof. Michael Meadows has been elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of South Africa.      

Publication Date:
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 - 19:00
Postgraduate Colloquium Awards 2015

Postgraduate Colloquium Awards 2015

Publication Date:
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 - 18:15