Nov
01

Date: Thursday, Nov 1, 2018 - Friday, Nov 16, 2018

Time: 9:00AM - 4:30PM
Nanaimo Campus

Kick start your holiday shopping with The Campus Store's Autumn Sale. Take 20% off all regular price apparel and giftware from November 1st - November 16th. Exclusions: Roger's Chocolates, Christmas Sweaters, and Board Games.


Nov
01

Date: Thursday, Nov 1, 2018 - Tuesday, Nov 20, 2018

Time: 9:00AM - 4:30PM
Nanaimo Campus

Stop by The Campus Store from November 1 - November 20 to view art pieces on display created by students in our Arts Program at VIU. There will be sculptures, paintings, drawings, and pottery, All works are available for purchase.


Nov
16

Date: Friday, Nov 16, 2018

Time: 7:00PM - 9:30PM
Repeats every week every Friday until Fri Nov 16 2018.
Nanaimo Campus

The Alternative Cinema Series, facilitated once again by Dr. Ron Bonham, will offer six films, shown on consecutive Friday nights beginning at 7:00 pm. This fall, the films will offer a range of major features from international and independent directors. There will be screenings of features from USA, Romania, Bulgaria, Russia, Finland, and Armenia. Please join us in our series – a VIU offering...


Nov
17

Date: Saturday, Nov 17, 2018

Time: 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Off Campus

ADMISSION: $10 cash/person at the door Free under 18 Part 1 – Do You Really Need That Pill? About the talk: No pill for every ill. Explore the reasons why we take medications for treating an actual ailment to hoping to prevent an affliction. Presenter: Dr. Susanne Voetmann About the presenter: Dr. Susanne Voetmann has been a full time family physician on Vancouver Island,...


Nov
20

Date: Tuesday, Nov 20, 2018

Time: 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Nanaimo Campus

With Darren Everleigh, Director of IT Operations at VIU. Did you know that when people feel excluded, it provokes the same sort of reaction in the brain that registers physical pain? Or that your yearly employee review, could be ineffective at generating the change you need in your organization? In this session we will explore the challenges that current, new, and future leaders face when...


Nov
20

Date: Tuesday, Nov 20, 2018

Time: 4:00PM - 5:15PM
Nanaimo Campus

Explore categories of interventions that spell ACTIONS: Active, Calming, Thinking, Identity Optimizing, Nourishing and Social. This week we will focus on Nourishing Interventions such as: Quality sleep; Rest and fun breaks; Brain and heart healthy diet, and Savoring; Me time; Self-compassion mediation; Nourishing happiness; Cultivating sacred moments; Rest-break at work; Massage. We can take...


Nov
20

Date: Tuesday, Nov 20, 2018

Time: 4:30PM - 6:00PM
Nanaimo Campus

Montréal and Toronto-based multidisciplinary artist Nadine Bariteau will speak about her internationally exhibited work. Admission is free.


Nov
21

Date: Wednesday, Nov 21, 2018

Time: 5:30PM - 8:00PM
Nanaimo Campus

VIU is hosting a Harm Reduction forum on November 21, 2018: “High Times and Mortality: The Fentanyl and Opioid Chat”. There continues to be an overdose crisis in our community and there are also some positive success stories. We will have a community forum at VIU to talk about concerns, what’s working, options for safer substance use and pathways to reduce risk. We think this will be an...


Nov
21

Date: Wednesday, Nov 21, 2018

Time: 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Cowichan Campus

Attend this session to learn more about becoming an administrative assistant professional. Learn the skills necessary for success as an office administrative assistant. In-demand careers range from government, to schools, to most types of businesses. 10 month program Starts February 11, 2019


Nov
21

Date: Wednesday, Nov 21, 2018

Time: 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Cowichan Campus

Get the skills you need to launch yourself into a rewarding career in administration with Vancouver Island University’s Applied Business Technology Certificate program. The 10-month ABT program provides the in-depth training needed by today’s office workers to be competitive in the job market. A two-year online version is available as well for those who want to complete the course part-time while...


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