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School of nursing hosts Judy Darcy, Canada's first Minister of Mental Health and Addictions

Judy Darcy, B.C. Minister of Mental Health and Addictions, joined student nurses and faculty with UVic’s School of Nursing to share an announcement on campus April 4, 2018 to advance the scope of practice for all Nurse Practitioners in the province to prescribe therapies for those with opioid addiction.

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

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?

Noon Meditation - Staff, Faculty & Students

We start with a basic meditation instruction at 12:15pm followed by a 20 minute breathmeditation at 12:25pm. We are done by 12:50pm.

Parkland Secondary Recognition Ceremony 2019

NÎPAWISTAMÂSOWIN: WE WILL STAND UP

VICTORIA PREMIERE!


The most difficult stories to tell are the ones we most need to hear. Colten Boushie, a young Cree man from Saskatchewan, was killed by a bullet on Gerald Stanley's farm in 2016. After the RCMPinvestigation and trial, Stanley was found not guilty of second-degree murder. The jury's verdict drew national attention and a public outcry advocating for reforms to the Canadian legal system.

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