Student Life

Oct
21
When: Monday, Oct 21, 2019 - Friday, Oct 25, 2019, 8:30AM - 8:30PM
Nanaimo Campus

A Place of Positivity: Rejuvenate in B356 Atrium October 21 – 25 All Day, Every Day, Drop-In This is a drop-in event. Attend at any time! B356 Atrium Stop by the B356 Atrium and relax amidst photos on the theme of positivity, draw a deep breath beside the plants that will be installed this week, write down a positive thought on our ‘Positive Post-Its’ board. Faculty of Social Sciences and...


Oct
21
When: Monday, Oct 21, 2019 - Friday, Oct 25, 2019, 8:30AM - 8:30PM
Nanaimo Campus

Thrive Week Bingo! October 21 – 25 All Day, Every Day, Drop-In Ongoing throughout the week. This is a self-paced activity. Bingo Cards available in B356 Atrium and outside B356 R109. Other locations for cards will be announced on the Faculty of Social Sciences’ Facebook page. Grab a bingo card and engage in 25 simple, fun activities anchored on the theme of THRIVE. Opportunities for prizes...


Oct
21
When: Monday, Oct 21, 2019 - Friday, Oct 25, 2019, 8:30AM - 8:30PM
Cowichan Campus

Hulithut Thqet - Life Tree October 21 – 25 All Day, Every Day, Drop-In Learning Commons, Cowichan Campus Hulithut: Hul’qumi’num word for revival, renewal, regeneration. What is something you will do to renew and regenerate your well-being this week? Write your answer on a leaf and place it on the tree to share with the Cowichan Campus community. Student Affairs, Cowichan Campus


Oct
21
When: Monday, Oct 21, 2019, 10:00AM - 12:00PM
Nanaimo Campus

Building Resilience Monday October 21 10am-12pm B300/R401 Building Resilience is dedicated to supporting post-secondary institutions to achieve wellness for faculty and staff. The Plan for Resilience tool provides an opportunity to explore factors that test one’s resilience. These factors could create stress for some people and the protective strategies suggested can help develop resilience...


Oct
21
When: Monday, Oct 21, 2019, 10:00AM - 11:00AM
Nanaimo Campus

Positive Space Alliance Training (LGBTQ2+/Allies) Monday October 21 10-11am B305 / R509 Want to join the Positive Space Alliance in making VIU a welcoming place for LGBTQ2+ individuals? Attending this training session is the way to join the Positive Space Alliance's safe spaces campaign. This session will provide background information on common issues faced by students and employees who are...


Oct
21
When: Monday, Oct 21, 2019, 10:30AM - 11:30AM
Powell River Campus

Intro to Yoga Monday October 21 10:30 – 11:30am R134, Powell River Campus This beginner’s class is for everyone so come out, destress, and have some fun! For those of you who have yoga mats, please bring them. For those of you who do not have a mat, join us anyway as mats can be provided. Health & Human Services


Oct
21
When: Monday, Oct 21, 2019, 11:00AM - 1:00PM
Nanaimo Campus

Your Advice Counts. Share How You Thrive. Monday October 21 11am-1pm B300-Upper Cafeteria Stop by, learn and share ideas about how you THRIVE with your fellow students and Educational Advisors as you walk through the main cafeteria on Monday October 21st, between 11am-1pm. Advising Centre


Oct
21
When: Monday, Oct 21, 2019, 11:30AM - 1:30PM
Nanaimo Campus

The Psychology Club Scavenger Hunt Monday October 21 11:30am-1:30pm B356 Student lounge On October 21st, grab a bag of free popcorn with a positive message from the Psychology Club! Popcorn will be handed out from 11:30-1:30pm. Choose to join a scavenger hunt takes students around campus to various buildings to search for resources that support student health and well-being (ie: counseling...


Oct
21
When: Monday, Oct 21, 2019, 12:00PM - 12:30PM
Nanaimo Campus

THRIVE Week Kick-off Event! Monday October 21 12-12:30pm Quad (outside of the library) Vancouver Island University will be hosting its 2nd Annual THRIVE Week from October 21-25, 2019 at all VIU campus locations. THRIVE is a week-long series of events for the entire VIU community focused on building positive mental health; a way of thinking and acting that promotes positive mental...


Oct
21
When: Monday, Oct 21, 2019, 6:30PM - 9:00PM
Cowichan Campus

Dir. Roberto Rossellini, 105 minutes Sharing a passionless existence together, a married English couple travel to Naples after inheriting a villa. On the verge of divorce, with neither one’s disposition warming to the other, they decide to spend the rest of the trip separately. During the course of their vacation the couple undergoes changes. A landmark film profoundly influencing the French...


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