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Mayosi to be laid to rest on Saturday

The funeral of the late world renowned cardiologist, Professor Bongani Mayosi will be held in Cape Town on Saturday. Mayosi, who was Dean of Health Sciences at the University of Cape Town, took his own life last week after grappling with depression. Mayosi was very vocal during the #FeesMustFall protests[…]

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UCT remembers Professor Mayosi

The University of Cape Town (UCT) will hold a special public memorial service for the Dean of Health Sciences Professor Bongani Mayosi on Thursday afternoon. The 51-year-old cardiologist claimed his own life last Friday following a two-year battle with depression. His tragic and untimely death has led to calls for men[…]

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UCT students create app for cheaper varsity text books

For many students new textbooks are excessively expensive, while second-hand books can be hard to find. University of Cape Town (UCT) student Tamir Shklaz is making the process easier and more convenient with his digital platform Quillo, which connects buyers and sellers of second-hand university textbooks. When Shklaz got to[…]

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