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Campus donors exceed United Way goal

UVic has completed another successful United Way campaign. The final tally for money raised during the 2014 campaign was $268,000, with 425 supporters, which exceeded our target. Congratulations and thanks to everyone who donated.

UVic invites input to Campus Plan update

The University of Victoria is inviting participation and input from the campus community and the public as it undertakes an update to the 2003 Campus Plan to provide a refreshed vision, guidelines and direction for future campus development.

Forum explores assumptions, barriers to learning

The University of Victoria’s eighth annual Provost’s Diversity Research Forum will look at the concepts of differences that can create challenges to learning in all its forms. Titled Privilege & Prejudice: Assumptions in Learning, the forum will present sessions that look at how perceptions of various factors—gender, social class, sexuality, ethnicity, mental health, and many others—may impact how people learn or teach.

In conversation with Shelagh Rogers

Chancellor Shelagh Rogers, OC, will be “In Conversation” with web industry leader and UVic alumnus Stewart Butterfield, BA ’96, on Feb. 7 at 7 p.m. in the University Centre Farquhar Auditorium.