UVic launches new anti-racism grant for faculty, instructors and staff

November 16, 2020 -

Now until Feb. 8, 2021, faculty and instructors are encouraged to apply for UVic's new Anti-Racism Initiative Grant. Grants of up to $7,500 are available to support the revision of programs, courses, curriculum or learning resources in ways that help fulfill UVic’s commitment to anti-racism and the values of equity, diversity and inclusion.

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New Vikes initiatives aimed at supporting high-performance athletes

January 23, 2020 - The Ring

UVic is unveiling several initiatives that build on the Vikes' rich athletic tradition and its ongoing and deep commitment to providing a supportive high-performance environment for student athletes. The changes and additions aim to affirm, educate and support a culture of excellence for UVic athletics and provide improved resources for students and coaches.

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Day in the life: Karla Stout

October 26, 2019 - The Ring

When it comes to dressing for success, Karla Stout knows how to get it right. As the head of wardrobe for the Department of Theatre and a volunteer rober since 1994, Stout has ensured thousands of graduating students look their best when they cross the stage at convocation. Beyond draping hoods, adjusting tassels and soothing jangled nerves, Stout has also helped a variety of UVic presidents and chancellors look tip-top for the big day.

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