TUT lecturer uses art to show people his view of the world
Promising artist and part time lecturer at the Tshwane University of Technology’s (TUT) Department of Fine and Applied Arts, Malose Pete, will be exhibiting his work at the Pretoria Arts Association from 25 September. The title of the exhibition is Influence, Thought and Memory featuring paintings and drawings of everyday scenes imposed with framed images.
Basadi Beads builds budding businesswomen
Women from rural South Africa are now able to empower themselves economically, express their identities and contribute to the Southern African arts landscape with striking beadwork designs and products through Basadi Beads. The project is the brainchild of Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) third-year 3D-Design (Industrial Design) students, Calvin Baytopp (22), and Neo Moetsi (30).
Cellular anti-hijacking system can also detect stolen vehicles
A brand new cellular anti-hijacking system (CAS) designed and developed by the Tshwane University of Technology’s (TUT) Technology Station in Electronics (TSE) will also be able to detect if a vehicle has been stolen. CAS will alert the user when an intrusion has taken place.
Start early to encourage learners to opt for Engineering
“The importance of Maths and Science to study Engineering should be stressed, even at primary school level.” This is the view of Dr Lodewyk Beneke, Head of the Tshwane University of Technology’s (TUT) Department of Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics and Industrial Design, after adjudicating a Science Expo at the Hermanstad Primary School in Pretoria recently.