Alumni Week 2017
Alumni Week 2017 – from February 6 to 12 – is all about the positive impact that so many alumni have on communities worldwide.
This year marks the 10th anniversary of Alumni Week and we can't wait to see you at an upcoming event and to celebrate the vital impact of UVic grads.
Alumni Week 10th Anniversary Kick-off
11:30 a.m. | Welcome Centre
Join alumni who work on campus for a special launch of the 10th annual Alumni Week celebration.
Alumni Week: It's for Students Too!
1:30 p.m. | Petch Fountain
Drop by for proof that Alumni Week really is fun and games – and UVic martlet cookies!
UVic Legacy Art Galleries
Three shows continuing during Alumni Week.
Hi Tech Co-op & Career Fair
10 a.m. to 3 p.m. | Engineering Lab Wing Lobby
Learn about opportunities for alumni and students of engineering, computer science and math.
UVic's Architectural Archive of the Pacific Northwest
3 p.m. | Mearns Centre for Learning (Rm. 129)
Presentation by 2017 Distinguished Alumni Award recipient selected by the UVic Libraries, Martin Segger, BA '69.
Child & Youth Care Alumni Reception
4:30 p.m. | University Club
Join fellow child and youth care alumni together with faculty, staff and current students for a late afternoon Alumni Week gathering.
The Etiquette of Networking
5 p.m. | Continuing Studies Atrium
Networking. Are you doing it right? Up your game with presenter Terry Cockerline, UVic Alumni Relations director.
How to engage with the world's greatest challenges
7 p.m. | Continuing Studies Building (Rm. 280)
A lecture by Moussa Magassa, UVic Human Rights Education Advisor.
School of Health Information Science
11:30 a.m. | University Club of Victoria
A special lunch gathering for grads of Health Information Science.
Distinguished Alumni Awards
7:30 p.m. | Songhees Wellness Centre
Feel the pride and inspiration from the life stories of this year's group of amazing award recipients.
6:30 p.m. | Venue details coming soon
Grab a brush, find your inner visual artist, and join other young alumni for an Alumni Week paint-in.
In Conversation, with
UVic Chancellor Shelagh Rogers:
Reconciliation: A Personal Journey
7 p.m. | First Metropolitan United Church
UVic Chancellor Shelagh Rogers will answer the questions instead of asking them as the CBC radio journalist – and keen observer of Canadian life – talks about reconciliation and the country's future in an intimate and personal conversation with CHEK TV news anchor and UVic Alumni Association board member, Stacy Ross, BFA ’97.
Victoria College Alumni Chapter
Lunch and Learn: Victoria Hand Project
11:30 | University Club of Victoria
Join fellow Victoria College alumni (from Craigdarroch and Lansdowne campuses) and Provincial Normal School alumni for our annual Alumni Week event, this year featuring the tremendous work of the Victoria Hand Project.
Valentine's Day Dinner
5:30 | University Club of Victoria
All UVic Alumni are invited. Alumni ONECard holders are eligible for a free, one-year University Club membership. 250-472-5302 for membership information.
Thanks for supporting Alumni Week 2017!
The UVic Alumni Association is grateful for the support of our Alumni Week 2017 partners:University Club of Victoria
UVic Food Services
UVic Alumni Card
UVic Student Ambassadors