GC Newsletter | Issue 150 | June 7, 2021

Global Community Newsletter | Issue 128

Beautiful mural in Victoria


On July 8, 2020, we released a special issue focused on anti-racism. If you didn't have a chance to read through, you can access an archived copy of the issue.


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In the Know: Advice for International Students

Successful Applications: The established processes to obtain, extend, amend or replace a Canadian immigration document almost always involve submitting an application to IRCC. This article talks about tips to submit successful immigration applications.


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Self-isolation (quarantine) on arrival in Canada

Are you preparing to come to Canada to study in-person for the fall term? All international students traveling to Canada are required to register with the UVic Self-Isolation Program. Please see the UVic Self-Isolation Program for self-isolation (quarantine) requirements, and contact us at uvicsip@uvic.ca


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Brazilian Brigadeiro Demo with the Global Community

What could be more Brazilian than brigadeiro?! Made with only 3 ingredients and in 5 minutes, this recipe will win your heart! Come follow along with the Global Community to hang out and discover the Brazilian secret! You will receive the ingredient list prior to the event. Register here to join Ana’s demonstration and learn how to make this delicious dessert.


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UVic Multicultural: Pax & Diversity through Arts

The UVic Human Rights Education volunteers group invites you to participate in the visual storytelling project. Send them your visual-artwork proposal (e.g., photo, painting, or any visual with its caption) by July 30th 2021. The visual needs to evoke social change towards a respectful, healthy and peaceful UVic campus that embraces anti-racism, anti-colonialism, anti-oppression and anti-discriminatory frameworks. Email mcervantes@uvic.ca for submission details!


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Career Boot Camp for Social Sciences Graduates

Are you a student graduating from Social Sciences programs at UVic? Don't miss out this virtual career boot camp hosted by the UVic Co-op and Career Services on June 11th. Registration via UVic Learning in Motion portal is required see here for more information!


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Career Paths with a Science Degree

Are you looking for a meaningful career in field of science? At the Career Paths with a Science Degree event you can learn how Science Alumni turned their studies into a career, and gain insights around career development to increase your confidence during these challenging pandemic times. The event will take place June 16th from 4:30pm – 6:30pm (PST). See here for more information!


Submissions

Are you interested in writing an article for the Global Community Newsletter, or do you have something newsworthy to promote? Contact goglobal@uvic.ca


 

The Global Community Newsletter is published biweekly by International Student Services and provides important dates and information, features opportunities for studying abroad, and highlights intercultural engagement, both locally and around the globe.