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Programs offered by the School of Exercise Science, Physical and Health Education provide opportunities for you to immerse yourself in the exciting field of exercise science, physical and health education, to study abroad on international exchange or combine work with study to help prepare you for life as a responsible global citizen.
Events and important dates
Trans-Pacific Aviation Law & Policy Conference:
Opportunitites and Challenges
8-9 October 2015
Hyatt Regency // Vancouver BC Canada
With an intensive focus on the Pacific, the Trans-Pacific Aviation Law & Policy Conference will bring together airport, airline, government officials, and academics from Asia and the Americas to examine key legal-policy issues.
Sessions will include: the liberalization of air services agreements; transnational business models; private air law;
airports and trans-Pacific connectivity; safety, security, liability, and insurance; and a holistic look at the future of trans-Pacific aviation.
Student volunteer oppertunities available. Join the conversation in Vancouver in October!
For more information visit www.uvic.ca/transpacificaviationlaw
Location:Hyatt Vancouver -
Student volunteer oppertunities and UVic special rates available. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org more info.
Trans-Pacific Aviation Law & Policy Conference
Opportunities and challenges //8-9 October 2015 //Hyatt Vancouver // Vancouver, BC, Canada
With an intensive focus on the Pacific, the Trans-Pacific Aviation Law &Policy Conference will bring together airport, airline, government officials, and academics from Asia and the Americas to examine key legal-policy issues. Sessions will include: the liberalization of air services agreements; transnational business models; private air law; airports and trans-Pacific connectivity; safety, security, liability, and insurance; and a holistic look at the future of trans-Pacific aviation. Join the conversation in Vancouver, Canada in October!
Join your peers at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in downtown Vancouver, one of the world’s leading Trans-Pacific air hubs.
The Trans-Pacific Aviation Law & Policy Conference includes speakers from the four continents of the Pacific Rim, including Brian Havel (USA), Alan K.J. Tan (Singpore), Liu Hao (China), Alejandro Piera (Paraguay), Joseph Wheeler (Australia), John Macilree (New Zealand), and Brian Poston (Canada).
Presented by the Centre for Asia Pacific Initiatives, with the support of the Faculty of Law at the University of Victoria.
Location:Hyatt Regency Vancouver -
See Conference website
2015 marks 150 years since the birth of Irish poet and Nobel laureate William Butler Yeats (1865-1939). This exhibition explores Yeats' work as a poet and a playwright with artwork, rare books, and printed ephemera drawn from UVic's Legacy Gallery and UVic Library's Special Collections and University Archives.
Location: MEARNS CENTRE / MCPHERSON LIBRARY- A023
Free and open to the public.
Curated by the University of Victoria's Special Collections and Archives staff
2015 marks 150 years since the birth of Irish poet and Nobel laureate William Butler Yeats. This exhibit explores Yeats’ work as a poet and playwright with artwork, rare books, and printed ephemera drawn from the Legacy Gallery and Special Collections and University Archives. The exhibition also features unique items documenting the artistry of his family, including father John Butler Yeats, brother Jack Butler Yeats, and sisters Susan Mary Yeats (Lily) and Elizabeth Corbet Yeats (Lollie), all of whom were noted artists.
Location: MEARNS CENTRE / MCPHERSON LIBRARY- Legacy Maltwood
Free & open to the public
This workshop is geared toward TAs who are leading tutorial sections and facilitating discussions, whether in small or large groups. In this session we will practice behavioural techniques that can increase student involvement and motivation to learn. We will also address possible student challenges and concerns and look at methods for dealing with issues that might arise in the classroom.
Location:HICKMAN BUILDING - 128
Times:13:00 - 15:00
What should you do before writing your research paper? In this session, we talk about and practice how to turn your topic into a research question, generate ideas, and organize them into mind maps and outlines.
Location: MEARNS CENTRE / MCPHERSON LIBRARY- 151b
Times:15:00 - 17:00
Drug education isn't what it used to be and that's a good thing! Evidence tells us that promoting mental health and addressing problematic substance use is about two key elements: i) helping young people develop the knowledge and skills to navigate today’s world and ii) fostering a greater degree of connectedness within school communities.
This webinar will provide a comprehensive look at evidence-based approaches to promoting mental health and reducing problematic substance use and will introduce participants to a range of BC resources that can help put research to practice.
Cindy Andrew, Helping Schools Program Consultant, Centre for Addictions Research of BC at the University of Victoria
Jennifer Gibson, Teacher, École John Stubbs Memorial School, Sooke School District #62
To register please email email@example.com by October 7, 2015.A confirmation and details for logging on to the webinar will be sent upon registration.
Times:15:30 - 16:30
Free, but registration is required.
Our vision is to be a university of choice for outstanding students, faculty and staff from British Columbia, Canada and the world. We aspire to be the Canadian university that best integrates outstanding scholarship, inspired teaching and real-life involvement.
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