Past Activities

 Winner Science
Café
 High
School
 University
Talk
 Science Centre Radio
APRIL 2018
Prof. Martin Wittenberg 12 April 2018 – Science talk, Mmabatho High School (organised by the NWU Science centre), North West (learners)
MARCH 2018
Prof. Eugene Cloete 13 March 2018 – Science lecture, Scifest Africa, Olive Schneider Hall, Monument, Grahamstown, Eastern Cape (adults)
Prof. Lesley Cornish 7 March 2018 – Science talk, Solomon Mahlangu High School, Uitenhage, Eastern Cape (learners) 8 March 2018 – Science lecture, Scifest Africa, Olive Schneider Hall, Monument, Grahamstown, Eastern Cape (learners)
FEBRUARY 2018
Prof. John Ataguba 15-16 February 2018 – Science Beyond Borders Festival (SBBFes), 1st day Emang Mmogo Comprehensive School, 2nd day Re Tlameleng special school, Northern Cape (learners)
JANUARY 2018
Prof. Lesley Cornish 30 January 2018 – Career Expo, Batandwa Ndongwe Senior Secondary Cala Village, Eastern Cape (learners)
NOVEMBER 2017
Ms Jansie Niehaus 11 November 2018 – Tru Fm
OCTOBER 2017
Prof. Colleen Thelma Downs 17 October 2018 – #InTheSpotlight, SAfm
Prof. Nancy Refilwe Phaswana-Mafuya 12 October 2018 – #InTheSpotlight, SAfm
SEPTEMBER 2017
Ms Jansie Niehaus 18 September 2017 – #InTheSpotlight, SAfm
Prof. John Ataguba 13 September 2017 – Career talk, Mopani Science Festival, Tivumbeni College, Nkowankowa, Tzaneen, Limpopo (learners)
AUGUST 2017
Prof. Peter Dunsby 26 August 2017 – SAAO, Cape Town (Public)
Prof. Lesley Cornish 12 August 2017 – National Science Week Focus Week, Nelson Mandela University, Port Elizabeth *CANCELLED*
Prof. Martin Wittenberg 11 August 2017 – National Science Week Focus Week, Nelson Mandela University, Port Elizabeth (Students)
Prof. Colleen Downs 11 August 2017 – National Science Week Public Talk, University of Kwazulu-Natal, Pietermaritzburg (Public)
Prof. Deena Naidoo (CoE-SM) 11 August 2017 – Moipone Academy National Science Week, Katlegong, Johannesburg (learners)
Dr Robyn Pickering 11 August 2017 – National Science Week Schools Programme with SKA SA, CT School, Cape Town (learners)
Dr Renee Prins (CenGen) 10 August 2017 – Public Lecture, Cape Town Science Centre, Cape Town (Public)
Prof. Nancy Phaswana-Mafuya 10 August 2017 – Mother & Daughter event, Mamelodi, Pretoria (girl learners, mothers)
Dr Zorina Dharsey (PSP) 10 August 2017 – National Science Week Schools Programme with SKA SA, CT School, Cape Town (learners)
Prof. Nancy Phaswana-Mafuya 9 August 2017 – Women in Science Science Café, Bandwidth Barn Khayelitsha, Cape Town (learners)
Dr Renee Prins (CenGen) 7 August 2017 – National Science Week Schools Programme with SKA SA, CT School, Cape Town (learners)
Prof. Melville Saayman 3 August 2017 – NSTF Discussion Forum, Emperors Palace, Johannesburg (Public)
Prof. Colleen Downs 2 August 2017 – Road to National Science Week, Nelson Mandela University, Port Elizabeth (Staff) *CANCELLED*
JUNE 2017
Prof. Thokozani Majozi 29 June 2017 – Speak to a Scientist, Sci-Bono Discovery Centre, Johannesburg (Public)*CANCELLED*
Prof. Bert Klumperman 28 June 2017 – iThemba LABS, Cape Town (Public)
Prof. Dave Berger 13 June 2017, 11:00 – Classic FM , Johannesburg
Prof. Dave Berger 9 June 2017 – World Biotech Festival, Sci-Bono Discovery Centre , Johannesburg (Public) *CANCELLED*
Prof. Jan Smit 7 June 2017 – Boyden Observatory, Bloemfontein (learners)
Prof. Peter Dunsby 7 June 2017 – Boyden Observatory, Bloemfontein (learners)
MARCH 2017
Prof. Dave Berger 30 March 2017 – Speak to a Scientist, Sci-Bono Discovery Centre, Johannesburg (adults)
Dr Sudesh Sivarasu 23 March 2017 – iThemba LABS, Cape Town (learners)
Prof. Suprakas Sinha Ray 22 March 2017 – iThemba LABS, Cape Town (adults)
Dr Tolu Oni 16 March 2017 – Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Pretoria, Pretoria (students) *CANCELLED*
Prof. Bhekisipho Twala 9&10 March 2017 – Mondi Science Centre, Piet Retief (learners-3 groups)
Prof. Bert Klumperman 9 March 2017 – Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University International Office, Port Elizabeth (students)

8 March 2017 – Rhodes University Chemistry Department, Grahamstown (students)

9 March 2017 – Nelson Mandela Bay Science & Technology Centre, Uitenhage (learners)

8 March 2017 – Scifest Africa, Grahamstown (learners)

Mr David McGibbon (Umvoto) 7 March 2017 – Walter Sisulu University, East London (students)
FEBRUARY 2017
Prof. Peter Dunsby 25 February 2017 – Open Night , SAAO, Cape Town (adults) *POSTPONED*
Prof. Thokozani Majozi 23 February 2017 – Speak to a Scientist, Sci-Bono Discovery Centre, Johannesburg (adults) *CANCELLED*
Prof. Crick Lund 13 February 2017 – Ntsika Secondary, Grahamstown (22 grade 11&12 learners) 13 February 2017 – Faculty of Pharmacy , Rhodes University, Grahamstown (110 students) 13 February 2017 – Rhodes Music Radio, Rhodes University, Grahamstown (recorded)
Ms Jody Frewin (Umvoto) 8 February 2017 – Orientation Week , Walter Sisulu University, East London (students) *POSTPONED*
NOVEMBER 2016
Prof Jan Smit 7 November 2016 – SAASTEC Conference, UNIZULU Science Centre, Richards Bay (adults)
OCTOBER 2016
Prof Bhekisipho Twala 27 October 2016 – Speak to a Scientist, Sci-Bono Discovery Centre, Johannesburg (adults)
SEPTEMBER 2016
Umvoto Africa 22 September 2016 – Speak to a Scientist, Sci-Bono Discovery Centre, Johannesburg (adults)  23 September 2016 – University of Johannesburg, Doornfontein Campus (students) *Cancelled* 22 September 2016 – Girl Learner Programme, Sci-Bono Discovery Centre, Johannesburg (learners)
22 September 2016 – Sci-Enza Science Centre, University of Pretoria, Pretoria (learners) *Cancelled*
AUGUST 2016
Prof Thokozani Majozi   10 August 2016 – Moipone Academy, Tembisa (learners)
Prof Suprakas Sinha Ray   11 August 2016 – Johannesburg City Parks, Leratong, Soweto (learners, students & adults)
Dr Gonasagren Govender   12 August 2016 – ArcelorMittal Science Centre, Vanderbijlpark (learners)
JUNE 2016
Dr Zorina Dharsey       24 June 2016 – iThemba Labs
MAY 2016
Ms Marina Joubert Facebook Science cafe    
MARCH 2016
Prof Nigel Bennett 16 March 2016 – SAASTA Observatory Jhb (10 adults)    
Prof Deon de Beer 10 March 2016 – NMMU (13 lecturers)    
Prof Jennifer Jelsma     1 March 2016 – iThemba Labs (120 learners)
FEBRUARY 2016
Prof Martin Hill 24 Feb. 2016 – UNIVEN, Limpopo, (students & staff)    
Dr Thulani Makhalanyane 12 Feb. 2016 – Taung, North West, (+ 100 learners) 12 Feb. 2016 – NWU Mafikeng, North West, (+ 60 learners) 11 Feb. 2016 – NWU Mafikeng Science Centre, North West, (+ 60 learners) 11 Feb. 2016, 16:35 – NWU FM, In-studio
AUGUST 2015
Dr Thulani  Makhalanyane

 

1)5 Aug. 2015 – Tshitavha Village, Limpopo, (+ 1000 learners)

2)6 Aug. 2015 – Tshitavha Village, Limpopo, (+ 1000 learners)

3) 7 Aug 2015 – Moipone Science Centre, Tembisa (134 learners)

4) 15 Aug 2015 -Zipunzini Community Hall, Piet Retief, Mpumalanga (41 learners)

Prof Zander Myburg       6 Aug. 2015 -Arcelormittal Science Centre, Sebokeng (94 learners)
Prof Deon de Beer 7 Aug. 2015 – North West University, Potchefstroom Campus (59 adults)    
SEPTEMBER 2015
Prof Deon de Beer 28 September – Mangosuthu University of Technology (+ 300)     28 Sep  – Africa Engineering Week at Mangosuthu University of Technology (50 learners)
OCTOBER 2015
Prof Andrew Forbes 12 October 2015 – University of KwaZulu-Natal, Westville campus (47 students and adults) 12 October 2015 – Grade 9-12 learners at Bonela Secondary School, KwaZulu-Natal (52 learners) 13 October 2015 – University of the Witwatersrand (101 first year students in various physics fields)
Ms Zorina Dharsey, Director, Western Cape Primary  Science Programme     14 October 2015 – University of the Western Cape (200 B.Ed and PGCE students)  
Prof Robert Scholes 29 October 2015 – Speak to a Scientist Science Cafe at Sci-Bono Discovery Centre      
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