Jan
07

Date: Monday, Jan 7, 2019 - Friday, Feb 8, 2019

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

VIU will have approximately 6 NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Awards for the summer of 2019. These involve 16 weeks of research training (science and tech based) and are worth $4500 + a minimum 25% top up. Applications can be uploaded now and the deadline is February 8, 2019 @ 4pm. Website: http://www.nserc-crsng.gc.ca/Students-Etudiants/UG-PC/USRA-BRPC_eng.asp Email Kendra Stiwich for...


Jan
07

Date: Monday, Jan 7, 2019 - Friday, Feb 8, 2019

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

Funding currently available for undergraduate students who participated in a conference in the fall semester, or who are participating in one during the spring semester (Sept. 1, 2018-Apr. 30, 2019). Deadline is February 8, 2019. Website with links to forms: https://research.viu.ca/student-funding For more information email kendra.stiwich@viu.ca.


Jan
23

Date: Wednesday, Jan 23, 2019 - Wednesday, Mar 6, 2019

Time: 6:00PM - 8:00PM
Nanaimo Campus

We are pleased to announce the Nanaimo Coding Club will be held again at the Nanaimo campus of VIU. This term's theme is art! Participants will write programs to generate amazing creations. Art and programming go hand in hand: think of the work that goes into generating realistic and imagined environments for games. This is a student-run club supervised by Sarah Carruthers and run with...


Jan
24

Date: Thursday, Jan 24, 2019

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

Coast Salish lands and communities are living libraries. From living libraries stem Indigenous language and story. Please join Jane Alcorn, Penelakut and Patricia Geddes, Librarian and Coordinator for Indigenous Initiatives, in the sharing and learning together from living libraries for a welcoming hour of Hul’q’umi’num language and story at VIU Library. Anyone interested in learning,...


Jan
24

Date: Thursday, Jan 24, 2019

Time: 7:00PM - 9:00PM
Off Campus

Join us for the Portfolio Reading Series’ monthly literary gathering at Nanaimo’s hip White Room, upstairs at 4 Church St downtown, and featuring Vancouver's Julie Burtishaw, reading from her teen novel Saying Goodbye to London. Francis is a shy 15-year-old when he meets edgy, confident 16-year-old Sawyer at a party. Sparks fly… and Sawyer gets pregnant. They hardly know each other, but now...


Jan
25

Date: Friday, Jan 25, 2019

Time: 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Nanaimo Campus

This talk by Dr. Justin McGrail from the Arts and Design Department will look at the treatment of graffiti in Victoria. Graffiti is often thought of as a nuisance, a visual blight on the urban landscape that cities try to ban or remove. The City of Victoria responds to graffiti with anti-nuisance ordinances that are used in the name of urban beautification and property-rights to remove graffiti...


Jan
29

Date: Tuesday, Jan 29, 2019

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

with Katherine Rollwagen, History Professor at VIU


Jan
30

Date: Wednesday, Jan 30, 2019

Time: 12:30PM - 1:30PM
Nanaimo Campus

Working at VIU and have children who are preparing to apply to university? Join VIU Recruitment Officers to learn about VIU programs, how to apply, student life, and more.


Jan
30

Date: Wednesday, Jan 30, 2019

Time: 7:00PM - 8:00PM
Nanaimo Campus

Interested in becoming a Host family for the WORLDVIU Homestay Program? Sign up for a Host Information Session on a date that works for you. Each session is held at 7:00 pm at the Centre for International Education (Building 255) in Room 205. This session will help you gain an understanding of hosting international students from the High School and University participating in the WolrdVIU...


Jan
31

Date: Thursday, Jan 31, 2019

Time: 7:00PM - 9:00PM
Nanaimo Campus

Sweet Bean (2015) Directed by Naomi Kawase. 113 min. Japan, France, Germany. In Japanese. Not Rated. With guest speaker Dr. Imogene Lim, VIU Department of Anthropology. Can the taste of homemade bean jelly change someone’s life?  Award-winning filmmaker Kawase says it can, and with this sweet, slow-moving, film, we are reminded that as with red beans, even the bitter taste of life can be...


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