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Are you a computer nerd, music lover or crusader for social justice? Explore over 50 ideas worth celebrating at UVic’s third annual IdeaFest, March 3-8. This special week features a wide variety
of campus tours, workshops, panel discussions, musical performances, films and fast-paced thesis presentations, to name a few. Check out the event schedule at
The presidents of UVic, Camosun College, Royal Roads University, Vancouver Island University, and North Island College signed an agreement on March 5 creating the Vancouver Island Public
Post-Secondary Alliance. The five institutions committed to further collaboration and cooperation to support students' pathways to success and the social and economic prosperity of Vancouver Island
and the province of BC.
One of the best ways to show off the beauty and liveliness at the University of Victoria is through photography that captures those moments of inspiration and enjoyment. In that spirit, we are
sharing many of the most liked photos from the UVic photo challenge contest on UVic's social media channels and website.
The 2014 Victoria Leadership Awards took place Feb. 26 in Victoria. Over 400 guests gathered to celebrate nominees in eight award categories at the 10th anniversary gala. UVic is a founder of
the awards program. Helene Cazes and Donna Greschner received the two UVic awards, with a total of 21 nominees overall including a number of extraordinary community heroes either from or affiliated
with the university.
The 2014 QS World University Rankings by Subject have identified the University of Victoria as a well-balanced institution with an international reputation, showing particular leadership in six
key academic fields.