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Convocation AGM

Election of two members of the Convocation to serve on the UWC Council

The University of the Western Cape (UWC) invites the Convocation to attend the Annual General Meeting of the Convocation to vote for representatives on the University Council.

 The Convocation Includes:

  • All UWC graduates

  • Academic employees (all those currently employed on a permanent basis or on contract for a period of one year or more)

  • The Rector, Vice-Rectors, Registrar, Executive Directors and the Director of Library Services

  • Two members of Council appointed to Senate


The AGM will be held on 7 June 2014, in the GH1 Lecture Theatre in the Great Hall Complex, from 11:00 to 12:30. Please note that the GH3 Lecture Theatre within the same complex will be functioning as the voting station. It will be open from 09:00 to 12:00, allowing members of convocation to cast their vote at their convenience.

This 2014 election is of great significance for UWC and we urge members of convocation to come and assist with determining the strategic direction of your Alma Mater.

Council electoral candidates are: Judge Erasmus, Prof Figaji, Dr Hendricks, Mr Maqula, Ms Ntoyanto and Mr Williams. 

Please see below the brief profiles of the candidates for election to serve on the UWC Council:

Judge Nathan Charles Erasmus
Prof BD Figaji
Dr Martin Hendricks
Mr Songezo Maqula
Ms Scholastica Sifeziwe Ntoyanto
Mr Brian Williams