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Thursday, 14 October 2021

Helping communities in need

The Ophthalmic Sciences Department recently conducted free eye screenings and assisted with general eye care health for residents from Joe Slovo, Dunoon, and Bishop Lavis.

In a partnership between CPUT and the City of Cape Town, Applied Design students worked with the Doornbach community to design a solid waste collection system.

The HIV/AIDS Unit recently hosted an interactive hour-long online conversation with Rachel Kolisi, who shared her experiences and challenges as a young woman.

The HIV/AIDS Unit invites staff and students to join the Young Women Empowerment team for an interactive hour-long conversation with Rachel Kolisi, this afternoon from 5:30 pm until 6:30 pm via Zoom.

The Faculty of Applied Sciences’ Extended Curriculum Programme Coordinator, Prof Beatrice Opeolu, and her Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Research Group heeded the call to participate in cleaning beaches.

Students and staff members travelled to the southernmost tip of Africa to deliver an educational programme promoting life skills to high school learners.

The Department of Biotechnology and Consumer Science has developed teaching resources that will be used by women empowerment organisation, Vheneka as well as at CPUT in practical studies.

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