Students ThinkTwice

Our students have done us proud again! As part of the Mandela Day 67-Minute challenge (where students pledged their time to volunteer at a charity of their choice), our students offered their assistance at ThinkTwice, a local charity whose aim it is to help children develop the skills, awareness and knowledge to make good choices 

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Dr Sharon Johnson to Deliver Paper at International Violence Prevention Conference

We are proud to announce that one of our Psychology lecturers, Dr Sharon Johnson, will be delivering a paper at the International Violence Prevention Conference in Cape Town on 8/9 September. UCT SaVI and the Global Campaign for Violence Prevention will be hosting this conference on violence prevention titled ‘Preventing Violence: From Scientific Excellence to Effective 

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From B-Boys to Men – healing the ‘hood

On 8 July, at Cornerstone Institute, the last documentary of the Winter School Film Festival captivated the audience, again privileged to have the director, this time Tanswell Jansen, as a guest, with its energetic music, positive messages and uplifting stories of lives transformed. ‘Heal yourself, heal the world’ is the theme that weaves like a 

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Uniquely South African Story of Forgiveness

The screening of the seminal documentary “Black Christmas” took place on the 24th of June 2016 at Cornerstone Institute. Among the audience members we were honoured too have welcomed producer of the film, Prof. Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela. The work is a uniquely South African story that probes the deep dimensions and many layers of forgiveness, with special 

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