Special events

Community Mapping and Innovation Showcase

Deans' and Librarian's Community Mapping and Innovation Showcase

A showcase of the best of UVic's community mapping and related innovative projects. Everyone welcome!

Monday, January 23, 2017, 2:30 p.m.- 4:30 p.m.

Haro Room, Cadboro Commons, University of Victoria

RSVP by January 19 to


Documenting Our Built Heritage: Glimpses into UVic's Architectural Archive of the Pacific North West

Featuring Martin Segger (BA '69), UVic professor emeritus, adjunct professor of Canadian art and architecture and former director of the Maltwood Gallery

Tuesday, February 7, 2017, 3:00-5:00 pm

Presentation: 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Reception: 4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Room 129, Mearns Centre for Learning-McPherson Library

Diaries, notebooks, photographs, architectural drawings and other related media comprise a recent acquisition initiative of the UVic Libraries' Special Collections and University Archives.  Join us for a fascinating presentation as Martin Segger takes you on a digital tour through some of the materials that illuminate the architectural history of this region.

Following the presentation, you are invited to enjoy a special exhibit celebrating the 50th anniversary of UVic's Art History and Visual Studies department in the Mearns Centre's Legacy Maltwood Gallery.

Admission is free however seating is limited - please register online by February 2.

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