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Rosalie Starzomski receives UBC Alumni Award of Distinction

Rosalie was one of the first two students to enter UBC’s School of Nursing Doctoral Program in 1991. Rosalie came to her doctoral studies as a Clinical Nurse Specialist from Vancouver General Hospital where her expertise in kidney disease had been founded on years of clinical practice and in her role as a Clinical Nurse Specialist.

MSc Oral Examination: Mitchell Wolf - 2017-06-27

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Title: Oxygen saturation surrounding deep-water formation events in the Labrador Sea from Argo-O2 data


Location: DAVID TURPIN BUILDING- A144
Times:10:00 - 12:00
Pricing:
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SPECTRUM COMMUNITY SCHOOL - 2017-06-27

Description:

Please book under the student's name to avoid delays in processing.

Tickets available for sale on 10 May 2017 at 8:30am.

Online sales close on 12 June 2017.

Additional sales begin on 19 June 2017 over the phone only starting at 9:00 am. The Ticket Centre will open for in person sales at 9:30 am that day.

Parking can be purchased at any general lot meter, or in advance through: https://parking.uvic.ca


Location: UNIVERSITY CENTRE- Farquhar Auditorium
Times:17:00 - 19:00
Pricing:

Limit of 3 tickets per student at no cost.

Additional tickets $5 (Limit TBA)


URL:https://tickets.uvic.ca/TheatreManager/1/tmEvent/tmEvent2545.html

Smooth Moves: A Rhetorical Analysis Workshop for Grad Students - 2017-06-28

Description:

Do you have a cherished author/ article in your discipline? Bring a short article (or section of a longer article) you admire to this collaborative hands-on workshop. We will work together todissect published articles, learning in the process how academic authors employ vocabulary, structure, sentence rhythm, transitions, and other means to achieve effective writing in differentdisciplines. Your takeaway? Some strategies you can try out in your own writing. Session limited to six students. Please contact Madeline at the CAC to register: cdrcac@uvic.ca.


Location: MEARNS CENTRE / MCPHERSON LIBRARY- 151b
Times:10:00 - 13:00
Pricing:

Free and open to all UVic students! Please contact Madeline at cdrcac@uvic.ca to sign up, since space is limited.


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Origin Stories - 2017-06-28

Description:

April 8 to September 16, 2017

Origin Stories First Nations Prints and Carvings

Guest curated by Jackson McDermott (Dene/Cree) with Gillian Booth and Katie Hughes.

As Canada celebrates 150 years since Confederation, the Legacy Art Galleries respectfully acknowledges a much longer history by presenting First Nations narratives that move beyond limitedsettler versions of history. Through prints and carvings chosen by guest curator, Jackson McDermott (Dene/Cree) from the Fort Nelson First Nation, the exhibition explores centuries-old stories thatcontinue to live in the people, communities, nations and lands of this place.


Location:Legacy Art Gallery Downtown, 630 Yates Street -
Times:10:00 - 16:00
Pricing:

*Free and open to the public


URL:http://www.legacy.uvic.ca

PARKLAND SECONDARY - 2017-06-28

Description:

Please book under graduating student name to avoid delays in receiving order.

Tickets will be available starting May 11th at 9:30am.

Online sales close on June 13th, 2017.

Additional ticket sales will begin on June 20th over the phone only starting at 9:00 am. The Ticket Centre will be open for in person sales at 9:30 am.


Location: UNIVERSITY CENTRE- Farquhar Auditorium
Times:16:30 - 19:00
Pricing:

Limit of 6 tickets per student: 4 free, 2 at $10 each.

Additional tickets $10 each (Limit TBA)


URL:https://tickets.uvic.ca/TheatreManager/1/tmEvent/tmEvent2507.html

Astronomy Open House - 2017-06-28

Description:

You say you do not know a red dwarf from a black hole? A giant star from a globular cluster? Well here's your chance to discover everything you've wanted to know about the sky! Everyone iswelcome.


Location: WRIGHT CENTRE- 5th floor
Times:21:00 - 22:00
Pricing:

Free to the public


URL:http://www.uvic.ca/science/physics/outreach_alumni/outreach_alumni/community/open-house/index.php

Origin Stories - 2017-06-29

Description:

April 8 to September 16, 2017

Origin Stories First Nations Prints and Carvings

Guest curated by Jackson McDermott (Dene/Cree) with Gillian Booth and Katie Hughes.

As Canada celebrates 150 years since Confederation, the Legacy Art Galleries respectfully acknowledges a much longer history by presenting First Nations narratives that move beyond limitedsettler versions of history. Through prints and carvings chosen by guest curator, Jackson McDermott (Dene/Cree) from the Fort Nelson First Nation, the exhibition explores centuries-old stories thatcontinue to live in the people, communities, nations and lands of this place.


Location:Legacy Art Gallery Downtown, 630 Yates Street -
Times:10:00 - 16:00
Pricing:

*Free and open to the public


URL:http://www.legacy.uvic.ca