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Internship empowers UVic studetns to help businesses adapt under COVID-19

A new internship will empower UVic students to help businesses adapt to the new economic reality in the wake of COVID-19, thanks to a partnership between the Gustavson School of Business and Mitacs, a national non-profit research organization that supports industrial and social innovation. This Business Strategy Internship (BSI) program will help small-and medium-sized enterprises and non-profit organizations (SME under 500 employees) adapt in the wake of COVID-19.

Exchange partnership with German post-secondary celebrates 20th anniversary

Almost 200 student exchanges, thousands of miles traveled, and hundreds of employers and communities impacted—that is the conclusion of a 20-year partnership between the University of Victoria’s Co-operative Education Program and Baden-Wuerttemberg Cooperative State University (DHBW) Heidenheim in Germany, that is celebrating its anniversary this week.

UVic signs exchange agreement with Suranee University of Technology

The University of Victoria (UVic), the Suranaree University of Technology (SUT) in Thailand and Western Digital Thailand have signed a co-operative education exchange agreement to foster international student mobility and work-integrated learning opportunities for students from both post-secondary institutions.