News and events

Forging prosthetics from plastic for a pittance

2017 January — In a small, windowless lab in the University of Victoria’s faculty of engineering complex, prosthetic hands dangle from a peg board. These prototypes – produced with a 3-D printer and a few nuts and bolts – have launched a program that provides patients with customized, working hands in the most impoverished communities around the globe.

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EngineeRing — Faculty of Engineering alumni newsletter

Each issue is four pages long and available as a PDF:

EngrNews - Faculty of Engineering alumni newsletter
Ingenium - Faculty of Engineering research newsletter

Pride - Cupcakes + Fruit Tarts

Happy Pride! For a sweet celebration, stop by a UVic Food Services location from June 26-July 7 and purchase a delicious Pride themed cupcake and fruit tart! For each item purchased, 20 centswill go towards supporting UVic's Chair in Transgender Studies.

BC Parks iNaturalist project underway!

Check out what Environmental Studies professor Dr. Brian Starzomski and his team areworking on in summer 2019: see link below, BC Parks Big Summer iNaturalist project.

Myfanwy Pavelic: Mirrored Selves Within and Without

This exhibition is in two parts. Visit Myfanwy's works at both:
- Legacy Maltwood - Mearns Centre McPherson Library | May 18 - Sept 15. Hours: https://www.uvic.ca/library/locations/index.php
- Legacy Downtown - 630 Yates St. | May 25 - Sept 21

Pride - Cupcakes + Fruit Tarts

Happy Pride! For a sweet celebration, stop by a UVic Food Services location from June 26-July 7 and purchase a delicious Pride themed cupcake and fruit tart! For each item purchased, 20 centswill go towards supporting UVic's Chair in Transgender Studies.

Women Artists Changing Collections: Recent Acquisitions

Art by women is egregiously under-represented in most public collections and exhibitions.How can this be changed and how is it changing at the Legacy?

Spirit Walks

Drop-in, and enjoy fresh air, conversation, and walking meditation.
Meet in the lobby of the Interfaith Chapel, rain or shine.

3D Design & Print Workshop