News and events

See History events in the UVic events calendar.

Yoga for Meditation

A free guided gentle 50 minute yoga practice.
This is a drop-in program, and everyone is welcome.

Learn to Meditate

Our core practice is Meditation and Mindful Awareness. These are key tools in the development of conscious and compassionate ways of being present to the complex and stressful reality of our lives.Free. Drop-in when you can. No experience necessary.

The Religion of Humans for the First 95% of Their History

What was the religion of humans for the first 190000 or so years of their existence? This lecture will provide some speculative answers and reflections on possible methods for arriving at theseanswers.


Feb 217:00 & 9:15pm

Trojan Women

Set against the brutal aftermath of the Trojan War, Euripides shifts our focus away from the conquering heroes to tell the story from the perspective of the vanquished wives, mothers and daughters.How can hope prevail while they struggle with grief and uncertainty as the victors decide their fate?

A Dance of Pen and Pencil: Illustrated Victorian Serials

Curated by Dr. Mary Elizabeth Leighton and Dr. Lisa Surridge (Department of English)

Mayne & Galiano Island weekend BioBlitz! May 3-5, 2019 Volunteers needed!

Galiano Conservancy Association, Mayne Island Conservancy & BC Parks volunteeropportunity! Gain research & public outreach experience.