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CARSA nears completion

Take a tour inside the Centre of Athletics, Recreation and Special Abilities as construction nears completion and hear from a recreation programmer, CanAssist software programmer and varsity athlete about how this new centre at the University of Victoria will make a difference in their lives, as well as the lives of thousands of students, faculty, staff and community members. Learn more at uvic.ca/carsa.

UVic hosts fourth IdeaFest, March 2-7

The University of Victoria's fourth annual IdeaFest offers more than 50 events—all free and open to the public. They will provide a glimpse into the world-class research and creative activity at UVic that are having an impact on our lives and the world around us.

Metis resource provides culturally relevant physical activities for children

The Métis invention of the Red River cart that brought the first wheeled transportation to the Canadian Prairies is the centerpiece of an educational resource developed by the University of Victoria to provide young Métis children with culturally relevant physical activities.