Apr
18

Date: Thursday, Apr 18, 2019 - Thursday, May 9, 2019

Time: (All day)
Nanaimo Campus

The 2019 graduating class in the visual art BA major program cordially invite students, staff, and faculty to their exhibition entitled Spectrum. This remarkable exhibit will showcase a wide range of student artworks including installation, video, sculpture, watercolour, painting, ceramics, and printmaking. Spectrum Visual Art Major Grad Show 2019 April 18th to May 9th, 2019 Opening reception...


Apr
21

Date: Sunday, Apr 21, 2019

Time: 10:00AM - 4:30PM
Milner Gardens and Woodland

Celebrate Easter in the Gardens at the annual Bunny Trail! Pick up a map at the Welcome Centre with clues for the children to spot the bunnies. Return the completed map to the Pool House Gift Shop for an Easter treat! April 19 to 22, 2019 Gardens open 10 am-4:30 pm (Garden gates close at 5 pm) Admission: $9 Adult, $5 Youth (13-18 yrs) Free entry to: - Children 12 yrs...


Apr
22

Date: Monday, Apr 22, 2019

Time: 10:00AM - 4:30PM
Milner Gardens and Woodland

Celebrate Easter in the Gardens at the annual Bunny Trail! Pick up a map at the Welcome Centre with clues for the children to spot the bunnies. Return the completed map to the Pool House Gift Shop for an Easter treat! April 19 to 22, 2019 Gardens open 10 am-4:30 pm (Garden gates close at 5 pm) Admission: $9 Adult, $5 Youth (13-18 yrs) Free entry to: - Children 12 yrs...


Apr
23

Date: Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019

Time: 6:00PM - 7:00PM
Nanaimo 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. . The program is available at VIU’s Nanaimo and Cowichan campuses. Skills learned include current...


Apr
23

Date: Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019

Time: 6:00PM - 8:00PM
Parksville/Qualicum Centre

Are you ready for a fast-paced career in the hands-on, creative field of esthetics? Vancouver Island University’s 8-month Professional Esthetics certificate program will get you job-ready and in high demand with industry employers. Graduates work in many settings – day, resort, destination and cruise ship spas; hair salons; private businesses; and sales and promotion. Courses run Tuesday to...


Apr
30

Date: Tuesday, Apr 30, 2019

Time: 9:30AM - 10:30AM
Nanaimo Campus

The VIUBlogs service can be used by faculty and students to communicate with peers and/or the community, write collectively, build a portfolio, or engage in reflective writing. This interactive session is designed to get faculty started on designing and creating content on VIUBlogs. We will overview the basic tools and common tasks in Wordpress, and showcase some existing successful projects on...


May
01

Date: Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Time: 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Nanaimo Campus

Exporting and saving courses offline is the best method for keeping copies of old course content and activities. Anyone who can edit course materials can export and save the course at any time. Back up your course to ensure you do not lose anything you wish to keep! This session is aimed at faculty who have used VIULearn for their courses and want to learn how to create an offline backup of...


May
06

Date: Monday, May 6, 2019

Time: 9:00AM - 10:30AM
Nanaimo Campus

Let's celebrate small victories. A Mini-portfolio is a 3-6 page collection of texts, artifacts, images, or document fragments, organized to illustrate the implementation of a single instructional technique or strategy within a course. It is usually framed by a written narrative or short video essay. In this workshop participants will begin framing and constructing their own mini-portfolios,...


May
06

Date: Monday, May 6, 2019

Time: 10:30AM - 12:00AM
Nanaimo Campus

Have you ever finished a course knowing exactly what you would keep and what you would change the next time, but when the course came around again, you had to start all over? Or had a burning question about why one lesson worked really well while other lessons didn’t? Then this session on Course Portfolios is for you! You will learn about the different functions and benefits of a course...


May
06

Date: Monday, May 6, 2019

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

VIU’s Recognition of Achievements in Teaching and Learning was collaboratively designed with feedback from faculty members serving on VIU’s 2016 – 2017 Council on Learning and Teaching Excellence. This initiative acknowledges and celebrates faculty who have implemented strategies and activities in their classrooms related to one of four topic areas: Student Engagement and Learning...


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