Two people standing on the traditional territory of the lək̓ʷəŋən peoples and of the Songhees and Esquimalt Nations.

Indigenous scholar embraces new role

Chief David Mungo Knox, Hereditary Chief from Kwakiutl First Nation and great-grandson of Chief Mungo Martin, with Emily Haigh, UVic’s new research chair in Indigenous mental health, at Wawadiťła on the traditional territory of the lək̓ʷəŋən peoples and of the Songhees and Esquimalt Nations.

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Two people stand in front of Esquimalt’s new pavilion.

Righting a historical wrong

UVic’s Landscapes of Injustice project documented historical wrongdoings and supported community efforts to build Esquimalt’s new pavilion.

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Sedeghi-Yekta (right) rehearses with community participants tsatassaya|Tracey White and suy’thlumaat|Kendra-Anne Page.

Theatre festival focuses on language reawakening

Theatre professor Kirsten Sadeghi-Yekta believes applied theatre techniques can be an important part of the language-learning equation, and this month’s Indigenous Theatre Festival Reawakening Language on Stage offers a glimpse into how performance can powerfully augment classroom education.

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Artist Carey Newman presents a hand-carved paddle to a member of the Victoria Forum

Paddle as symbol of reconciliation

At the 2022 Victoria Forum, global delegates will discuss the Commonwealth lək̓ʷəŋən Sport Declaration on Truth, Reconciliation and Partnership with Indigenous Peoples.

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The new West Shore campus will be located at 798 Goldstream Ave. in downtown Langford.

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The new West Shore campus will be located at 798 Goldstream Ave. in downtown Langford. Photo Credit: BoForm, courtesy of hcma.

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Farquhar set to amplify Indigenous voices

The University of Victoria and the Farquhar at UVic have launched a series to showcase emerging Indigenous artists.

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Man standing in farmer's market

Urban green thumb

MBA students help propel Topsoil to new heights of food production success.

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