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Towards a New Humanism: Symposium at STIAS (22-23 July 2009)

Towards a New Humanism: Symposium at STIAS (22-23 July 2009)

On 22 and 23 July a number of deeply rooted issues affecting society will come under the spotlight at a symposium on “Towards a New Humanism” held at the STIAS Wallenberg Research Centre. About twenty South African participants have been invited and will be joined by a number of colleagues from abroad. The symposium is … [Read more]

Two renowned international scientists to visit STIAS as first Donald Gordon Fellows

Two renowned international scientists to visit STIAS as first Donald Gordon Fellows

During the month of August the Stellenbosch Institute for Advanced Study (STIAS) will host Profs Manuel Castells and Leonard Susskind as the first two Donald Gordon Fellows. This fellowship was made possible by a generous grant from the Donald Gordon Foundation. Profs Castells and Susskind will be at STIAS from 4 to 14 August and … [Read more]