News from the Eastern Cape Chapter - Events for 2018
Activity 1: Colloquium 1 - Rhodes University Education Department hosted this year’s first Colloquium, on Saturday 26 May 2018. Under the theme “marrying research and development”, a collective of brilliant scholars presented their work in front of their colleagues and supervisors.
This first plenary session serves as a mini-conference for scholars to gain presenting practice, as they prepare for the major 27th SAARMSTE conference – scheduled to take place in Durban, at Elangeni Hotel, from 15-18 January 2019.
SAARMSTE President Professor Ken Ngcoza and EC Chapter Chairperson Dr Tulsi Morar kicked proceedings off with a warm welcome to all participants.They also gave a brief description of the purpose of the meeting: setting the scene for presenters to take the academic stage. See the attached Newsletteer here (16MB) which provides some interesting and informative reading
Activity 2: PhD and post-doctoral scholars to attend the Research School. Venue: Stellenbosch: 21-23 June 2018
Activity 3: Writing Clinic Workshop. Venue: NMMU: 25-26 June 2018
Activity 4: Colloquium 2 - Confirmed date: Saturday 29 September 2018. Venue Rhodes University. Guest speaker: Dr Lyn Webb, SAARMSTE Past President. Title of presentation: “ Can you say it again please? I don’t understand”: Experiences in diversity
Activity 5: Reviewing of abstracts / long papers in preparation for the SAARMSTE Conference to be held in January 2019, Kwa-Zulu Natal
News from North West Chapter Chairperson
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