The Director of the Kaplan Centre is Associate Professor Adam Mendelsohn, who also teaches in the Department of Historical Studies
Where to find us
The Centre is situated in Rachel Bloch House on UCT's Upper Campus
Café Kaplan
The Kaplan Centre houses the Kosher Café Kaplan. Operating hours: 08h00 to 15h00 Monday to Friday (Closed for Jewish holidays; Closed for the end-of-year university vacation)
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Monday, 23 July 2018
UCT Study Tour for Student Leaders: Apply now!

UCT invites applications for a study tour for student leaders that will involve travel to Germany and Poland from 21 July - 1 August 2017 during the mid-year vacation.

Publication Date:
Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 19:15
Job Opportunity: Community Survey Project Manager

Kaplan Centre seeks a full-time Community Survey Project Manager.

Publication Date:
Tuesday, March 14, 2017 - 19:30
Churchill and Auschwitz: A lecture by Michael Cohen

The Cape Town Holocaust Centre and the Kaplan Centre for Jewish Studies & Research invite you to a lecture by Michael J Cohen.

Publication Date:
Monday, February 13, 2017 - 11:00
Secular Renaissance & Religious Transformation: American Jewry in the 21st Century

The Kaplan Centre for Jewish Studies at UCT and The SA Jewish Museum, invite you to a talk by Dr. Barry Kosmin.

Publication Date:
Monday, January 30, 2017 - 11:00