The continued suspension of the academic programme has understandably caused much anxiety across the university. The UCT executive fully understand the damaging impact of not completing the academic year – on students, parents, staff, society and the university itself.
The NAE's Center for Engineering, Ethics, and Society (CEES) has just released a new report summarizing 3 workshops on the interactions of climate change with engineered systems in society and the educational efforts needed to address them. The workshops were the result of a NSF funded Climate Change Educational Partnership focused on defining and characterizing the societal and educational challenges posed by the interactions.
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Girls outperform boys in maths, reading and science in about 70% of countries, according to data gathered between 2000 and 2010 from the Programme for International Student Assessment. Researchers said the trend held true regardless of the status of gender equality in the country.
In the era of the knowledge based economy, we often hear about the importance of technological innovation to our future prosperity. Yet technological innovation is not new. The factors leading to success in technological innovation have been with us for a long time. join us for a presentation of a case study in the history of technological innovation. We will discuss the first revolution in information technology, the development of the printing press.