The Ring

Zwiers to receive honorary doctorate

Thu, 2014-04-10 10:22

Neuropsychology career award for Mateer

Thu, 2014-03-06 15:26

UVic Law team wins 2014 Wilson Moot

Mon, 2014-03-03 17:51

Theresa Dickinson is new GM of Swans Suite Hotel and Brewpub

Fri, 2014-02-14 15:26

2014 Provost's Advocacy and Activism Awards

Thu, 2014-02-06 12:16

Housty and Whittington. Photo: UVic Photo Services
Housty and Whittington. Photo: UVic Photo Services

Congratulations to Barbara Whittington and Jessie Housty, recipients of the inaugural Provost’s Advocacy and Activism Awards, presented at the Provost’s Diversity Research Forum: Arts, Allies and Activism on Jan. 29.

Research in Librarianship Grants announced

Thu, 2014-01-30 14:39

Theatre professor wins national playwriting competition

Wed, 2014-01-29 12:17

In January, theatre historian Dr. Jennifer Wise’s play The Girl Rabbi of the Golden West was announced the winner of the 2013 Canadian Jewish Playwriting Competition by the Miles Nadal Centre in Toronto. Her play depicts the amazing true story of how, in 1895, in Victoria, Miss Ray Frank became the first woman to serve as rabbi for an orthodox synagogue throughout the High Holidays. 

Verena Tunnicliffe honored by Vancouver Aquarium

Wed, 2014-01-29 12:06

This month, Dr. Verena Tunnicliffe (earth and ocean sciences) will receive the 2014 Murray A. Newman Award for Significant Achievement in Aquatic Research and Conservation from the Vancouver Aquarium. The award goes to leading researchers and conservationists who have made invaluable contributions to understanding and conserving ecosystems in western North America.

Michael Roney to head Canada's Institute of Particle Physics

Thu, 2014-01-09 16:56

Dr. Michael Roney (physics and astronomy) is the new director of the Institute of Particle Physics, which promotes Canadian excellence in particle physics research and education. The institute is the focal point for particle physics activities in Canada and a point of contact for partners in labs and universities around the world.

Dr. Bruce Wright to head medical sciences

Thu, 2014-01-09 16:54

Dr. Bruce Wright has been appointed as Head, Division of Medical Sciences at UVic (and Regional Associate Dean, UBC Faculty of Medicine) effective July 1, 2014.