May 4, 2001


All events are free unless otherwise indicated.

June 5 – July 13

The Ring’s last issue of the summer will be published on July 13. Notice of events for July through August should be submitted to Calendar at UVic communications services (e-mail: ucom@uvic.ca) by no later than 4 p.m., Thursday, July 5. Late submissions cannot be accepted for publication.

This events listing is provided by UVic Communications and mirrors the listing published in the most recent issue of The Ring.

For more information about events at UVic, call 721-UVIC, the 24-hour events line.

 Links to other UVic events calendars

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At the Galleries

Visit the Maltwood Art Museum & Gallery and McPherson Library Gallery online.
Info: Maltwood/McPherson Gallery 721-6562.

Exhibit (until July 6) Roderick Haig-Brown, A Legacy. Maltwood Art Museum & Gallery. 721-8298.


 Wednesday, June 6

Convocation 9:30 a.m. Education grads receive their degrees. Honorary degree: Dr. Alan Morton. University Centre Farquhar Auditorium.

Convocation 1:30 p.m. Human & social development grads receive their degrees. Honorary degree: Cathy Crowe. University Centre Farquhar Auditorium.

Convocation 4:30 p.m. Science grads receive their degrees. Honorary degree: Dr. Sidney van den Bergh. University Centre Farquhar Auditorium.

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Thursday, June 7

Convocation 9:30 a.m. Social sciences grads receive their degrees. Honorary degree: Dr. Fraser Mustard. University Centre Farquhar Auditorium.

Convocation 2 p.m. Business, law and social sciences grads receive their degrees. Honorary degree: Carol Shields (see p.6). University Centre Farquhar Auditorium.

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Friday, June 8

Convocation 9:30 a.m. Humanities grads receive their degrees. Honorary degrees: Che-Woo Lui and Antonine Maillet . University Centre Farquhar Auditorium.

Convocation 2 p.m. Engineering and fine arts grads receive their degrees. Honorary degree: Louise Rose (see p.6). University Centre Farquhar Auditorium.

Public Forum 7 p.m. Smart Growth in B.C: Balancing Development with Liveability. Main speakers: Cheeying Ho, SmartGrowthBC, Moura Quayle, UBC, & Harold Kalke, Kalico Dev. Ltd. Fraser Bldg., room 159. (Law) 721-8193.

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Saturday, June 9

Conference 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Creating More Livable Communities. SmartGrowthBC. Fraser Bldg. Pre-registration fee. (Law) 721-8193.

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Monday, June 11

President’s Fitwalk 2001 12:15 p.m. Annual walk around the Ring Road. Theme this year is wellness. Starts at University Centre Registration 11:30 – 12. (Athletics) 721-8721.

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Tuesday, June 12

Lecture 12:30 – 2 p.m. From the Heart: A Relational Approach to Resolving Conflict. Michelle LeBaron, George Mason Univ., Virginia. Human & Social Development Bldg., room A240. (Institute for Dispute Resolution) 721-8777.

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Friday, June 15

Workshop 4 – 6 p.m. Meditation Instruction: Winning the Mind. Swami Chidatmananda, Hyderabad, India (Hindu teacher and philosopher). UVic Interfaith Chapel. (Interfaith Chaplaincy) 721-8338.

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Sunday, June 17

Beck Lecture 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Icelandic National Costume Information Workshop. Fridur Olafsdottir, Univ. College of Education, Reykjavik. Clearihue Bldg., room A201. (RSVP Trish Baer (250) 853-7656 or e-mail pabaer@ operamail. com).

Inaugural Herzberg Memorial Lecture 7 p.m. Gravitational Waves: A New Window Onto the Universe. Kip Thorne, California Inst. of Technology. University Centre Farquhar Auditorium. Sponsored by Canadian Assoc. of Physicists. (Physics & Astronomy) 721-7700.

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Sunday, June 24

Performance 2 – 4 p.m. A Summer Celebration of Jewish Song. Jewish Community Choir of Victoria. Emanu-El synagogue, 1461 Blanshard Street, Victoria. Admission: $10/5/25. (Interfaith Chaplaincy) 721-8338.

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Wednesday, June 27

Canadian Men’s Basketball Team vs. Japan 7:15 p.m. McKinnon Gym. Tickets available at event. (Athletics) 721-8406.

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Wednesday, July 4

Seminar 10:30 a.m. Bayes versus Frequentism: The Return of an Old Controversy. Dr. Louis Lyons, Oxford Univ. Cunningham Bldg., room 146. (Physics & Astronomy) 721-7700.

Seminar 4 p.m. Some Statistical Paradoxes and their Resolution. Dr. Louis Lyons, Oxford Univ. Elliott Bldg., room 062. (Physics & Astronomy) 721-7700.

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RING PUBLICATION SCHEDULE
PUBLIC. DATE
COPY DEADLINE
Tuesday, July 13
Thursday, July 5
Calendar submissions should be
sent to UVic communications services,
email: ucom@uvic.ca. Late submissions
cannot be accepted for publication.

To submit listings for upcoming events,
e-mail Cindy Dueck.


 

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