Archive | August, 2013
Frans Swanepoel to head ASSAf agriculture consensus study

Frans Swanepoel to lead national ASSAf consensus study

Prof Frans Swanepoel (photo), Deputy-Director of the African Doctoral Academy has been appointed by the Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf) to chair a national consensus study to revitalise Agricultural Education and Training (AET) in South Africa. The mandate of the ASSAf Consensus Studies is to provide evidence-based advice to government on matters of […]

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Prof Johann Cook

Cook appointed as President of IOSOT

Prof Johann Cook (photo), a lecturer in Stellenbosch University’s Department of Ancient Studies and researcher specialising in the Septuagint (the Greek translation of the Hebrew Bible), was recently appointed as President of the International Organization for the Study of the Old Testament (IOSOT). The news was officially announced at an IOSOT business meeting in Munich, Germany, […]

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August edition of Arts and Social Sciences newsletter on web

Read more about achievers, interesting research and Faculty news in the August edition of Letter. To see the Latest newsletter of the Faculty, please click here or visit

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