Congratulations to Jasper and his team, who won one of the 3 thematic awards at the Data for Climate Action (D4CA) challenge award ceremony at COP23!
D4CA is a competition under the UN Global Pulse programme. Teams were asked to "use big data and data science to catalyse action on climate change". There were 97 teams involved so to be among the winning ones is a great achievement.
The team's submission developed a tool for detecting vegetation changes in near real-time. You can read more about the approach here.
The submission was led by Jasper, Adam Wilson and Glenn Moncrieff, with contributions from a number of other SEEC people - Zaza, Etienne, and Vernon. Well done to everyone!
The South African Tuberculosis Vaccine Initiative will be offering a limited number of bursaries to cover the Registration Fees associated with the SciMathUS Program, a university preparation program which is offered by the Stellenbosch University Centre for Pedagogy (SUNCEP).
The Little Theatre serves as an interdisciplinary unit run in association with the Drama Department. It provides theatre spaces and facilities for theatre research for departments within the University as well as production opportunities for theatre, film and television companies and community groups.
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- Disability Support
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In urgent situations all services can also be accessed at other locations in the university – see website links below.
Below details their presence at Hiddingh campus.
Student Support Room, Room 2.04 / Studio 2C, Ritchie Building.
Campus Protection Services (CPS) telephone: 021 650 2222/3
Student medical emergencies
Steps to follow:
Make sure that emergency first aid is given immediately.
- Summon the nearest person responsible for first aid in your area.
Do not move the patient if they have any serious injuries.
Summon an ambulance if necessary - see phone numbers below.
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