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Combine the knowledge you've gained in the classroom with practical experiences in the workplace by participating in Canada's only comprehensive common law co-operative education program. Learn more about law co-op.
We offer several clinical programs that provide you with practical, hands-on experience in a legal environment, in addition to the regular academic program.
View more coming events on the Law Events Calendar.
- 00:00 - The Arts of World War I
- 00:00 - Roy Green: Bird Quartet in Commercial Alley
- 00:00 - UVic De-Stress Fest
- 09:00 - Labyrinth
- 10:00 - Perpetual Salish: Contemporary Coast Salish Art from the Salish Weave Collection
- 10:00 - Salish Reflection: Coast Salish Art and Artists on Campus
- 10:00 - French Conversation Cafe- Beginner to Intermediate
- 11:30 - Meeting on the middle ground: Popularizing science using pop-culture icons
- 12:30 - Faculty Concert Series: Alexandra Pohran Dawkins, oboe & English horn
- 15:00 - ANTH Honours Program Information Session
- 19:00 - That Chemistry Show for United Way
- 19:00 - "The Green Prince"
- 19:30 - Bring Back the Bluebirds
View more coming events on the UVic Events Calendar.
- 2014-12-02 - Last day of classes for Faculty of Law
- 2014-12-03 - Last day of classes in first-term except Faculty of Law and Faculty of Human and Social Development
- 2014-12-05 - First-term examinations begin for Faculty of Law
- 2014-12-08 - First-term examinations begin except Faculty of Law and Faculty of Human and Social Development
- 2014-12-15 - Deadline to apply to graduate for Spring Convocation
- 2014-12-22 - First-term examinations end for all faculties
View all important academic dates in the Academic Calendar.
Prof. Maneesha Deckha on Animal Law
Professor Maneesha Deckha studies animal law and is a professor at the University of Victoria. In this video she explains that the laws that we have regarding animals are outdated, and do not reflect modern cultural norms and values. She also describes her research into our lacking animal cruelty laws.
This snapshot was taken at the annual Faser Lecture with Professor Emeritus John McLaren, Justice Cromwell and Dean Greschner. Show us your UVic Law Alumni Photos! Submit your own photos to email@example.com or via our Flickr group.
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