News and events

TUKTUUYAQTUUQ (Caribou Crossing): Maureen Gruben

In Maureen Gruben's careful attention to life-sustaining physical elements, she alsotraces the caribou's vast immaterial presence in her culture.

ANTH Virtual Welcome Event

For new and returning anthropology undergraduate students

Web Accessibility Workshop and Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

Free, public workshop on image description for web accessibility, and Wikipedia edit-a-thon focused on alt-tags and image descriptions.

Authoring Effective Alternative Text Descriptions(10-11): Adam Wilton and Jennifer Jesso from the Accessibility Resource Centre BC will offer this free workshop for anyone who wouldlike to create more accessible web content. Learn how to author and use alt-text descriptions effectively to ensure that your web content is available to all researchers, including those who areusing screen readers and other forms of access technology.

Wikipedia Accessibility Edit-a-thon(11-12): Learn how to edit Wikipedia in this free workshop with UVic's Honorary Resident Wikipedian, Silvia Gutiérrez De la Torre, and UVic'sDigital Scholarship Librarian, Matt Huculak. This accessibility edit-a-thon will walk you through the process of creating an account, getting started with Wikipedia editing, and creating alt-tags andimage descriptions to help make Wikipedia more usable for all humans.

Web Accessibility Workshop and Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

Free, public workshop on image description for web accessibility, and Wikipedia edit-a-thon focused on alt-tags and image descriptions.

Authoring Effective Alternative Text Descriptions(10-11): Adam Wilton and Jennifer Jesso from the Accessibility Resource Centre BC will offer this free workshop for anyone who wouldlike to create more accessible web content. Learn how to author and use alt-text descriptions effectively to ensure that your web content is available to all researchers, including those who areusing screen readers and other forms of access technology.

Wikipedia Accessibility Edit-a-thon(11-12): Learn how to edit Wikipedia in this free workshop with UVic's Honorary Resident Wikipedian, Silvia Gutiérrez De la Torre, and UVic'sDigital Scholarship Librarian, Matt Huculak. This accessibility edit-a-thon will walk you through the process of creating an account, getting started with Wikipedia editing, and creating alt-tags andimage descriptions to help make Wikipedia more usable for all humans.

To Fish As Formerly: A Story of Straits Salish Resurgence

To Fish as Formerlytells the story of the SX̱OLE (the Reef Net Fishery) through contemporary art, traditional knowledge and historical documentation.

Discrete Math Seminar: Counting Small Permutation Patterns

Speaker: Chaim Even-Zohar,Turing Institute
Location: ECS 125 and Zoom
Event type: Discrete math seminar

Zoom - Awakening the Gifts of Character

Through self-exploration learn how to connect successfully with others on a higher level through creating a culture of compassion, kindness and care. Everyone welcome!