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UVic celebrates National Philanthropy Day

Philanthropy is quite literally the love of humanity, and at UVic we embrace this as part of our culture, encouraging faculty and students to give back to the community—local and beyond.

National Philanthropy Day
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Campus Update Nov. 18

Everyone is welcome. Join VP Lisa Kalynchuk as she provides an overview of her priorities for the research portfolio and highlights initiatives currently underway.

Campus Update
Estate executor Brian Young and student award recipient Emily Markwart pose in front of a photo of Roger Bishop.

$1.6-million donation leaves lasting legacy

UVic celebrates the legacy of Roger Bishop and a generous donation from his estate, in the same month as National Philanthropy Day. (Pictured: Estate executor Brian Young and student award recipient Emily Markwart.)

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Entrepreneur, human rights advocate honoured

Two outstanding individuals­—an exceptional human rights advocate and a renowned technology entrepreneur—will be recognized with the University of Victoria’s highest academic honour at fall convocation ceremonies Nov. 12 and 13. 

Media release
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Vikes field hockey team wins national championship

On Nov. 2, the Vikes women's field hockey team defeated Guelph 3-1 and were crowned U Sports national champions for the second straight season.

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Stay safe with the UVic SafetyApp

UVic SafetyApp is the fastest way to get emergency notifications from the university. Find important safety information, contacts, maps and procedures – all in one place! Free to download.

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Dennis Hore poses in front of a power line in a field

Advancing the power grid

UVic chemist Dennis Hore and his research team are investigating materials they hope will make up the next generation insulators for the electrical power grid.

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REACH Awards fete research & teaching excellence

Recipients of the 2019 REACH awards push the boundaries of discovery, creativity and innovation to impact our lives and the world. 
(L-R) Tim Stockwell, Georgia Sitara, Charlotte Schallie

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Campus philanthropy fair

November 7, 2019 - Notice

Join the UVic Development team at a philanthropy fair on Tuesday, Nov. 19 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the University Centre. Drop in and help say thanks to one of the more than 5,000 donors who support UVic annually.

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