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Media archive

As acknowledged experts in fields ranging from classical and popular music to art history, digital media, pop culture and so much more, our faculty are frequently in the news. Catch up on our expert opinions by visiting our media archive, which offers story briefs and links to media coverage.

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University of Victoria, Faculty of Fine Arts

1 month ago

Our dedicated buildings for Theatre, Music & Visual Arts, plus the Fine Arts building for Writing & Art History & Visual Studies, are prepped & ready for next week’s return to #UVic. We’re looking forward to creating alongside our new & returning students! UVic School of Music UVic Writing Phoenix Theatre Art History & Visual Studies @uvic visual arts University of Victoria

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University of Victoria, Faculty of Fine Arts

1 month ago

Congratulations to University of Victoria, Visual Arts Audain Professor Carey Newman on being named one of 2 #UVic winners of the $50K STORYHIVE documentary contest. His doc about creating a totem pole for local Oaklands Elementary school will be complete by June 2020.

Two Victoria storytellers win $50k to ...
Telus Storyhive grants awarded to 30 filmmakers across B.C. and Alberta

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