News and events

Call for Proposals

Despite the ongoing and emerging challenges associated with the COVID-19 pandemic, we continue collectively to find new forms of community collaboration, experiential learning, and professional development. With this in mind, the Centre for Indigenous Research and Community-Led Engagement (CIRCLE) and the Supporting Aboriginal Graduate Enhancement (SAGE) Program are excited to announce the first annual joint CIRCLE and SAGE Indigenous Graduate Student Conference. The conference will take place via Zoom on April 6th and 7th, 2021, and the theme for the inaugural conference relates to The Resilience of Indigenous Nationhood.

Call for Proposals

The Centre for Indigenous Research and Community-Led Engagement (CIRCLE) and the Supporting Aboriginal Graduate Enhancement (SAGE) Program are excited to announce the first annual joint CIRCLE and SAGE Indigenous Graduate Student Conference: The Resilience of Indigenous Nationhood. The conference will take place via Zoom on April 6th and 7th, 2021.

Call for Proposals

The Centre for Indigenous Research and Community-Led Engagement (CIRCLE) and the Supporting Aboriginal Graduate Enhancement (SAGE) Program are excited to announce the first annual joint CIRCLE and SAGE Indigenous Graduate Student Conference: The Resilience of Indigenous Nationhood. The conference will take place via Zoom on April 6th and 7th, 2021.

IJIH: A special thematic issue

IJIH and FNHA are pleased to present "Wellness-Based Indigenous Health Research and Promising Practices" - an extensive collection of exceptional papers in such areas including, community-based traditional healing and knowledge sharing, the role of Elders in wellness and learning, First Nation community-based palliative care, Indigenous youth leadership, and Inuit youth mental health intervention.

Samosa sale for the World Partnership Walk

Do you love samosas? Why not treat your tastebuds while supporting the World Partnership Walk, a global initiative led by theAga Khan Foundation Canada to fight poverty and improve the quality of life for millions in Africa and Asia.

This year, the walk is being supported by UVic's Office of Global Engagement and we're hoping to maintain our position as the top Canadian post-secondary fundraising team again this year.

Yoga for Meditation

Yoga is a mind and body practice. Come join us for a weekly guided 50 minute yoga practice.

CFYS Speaker Series: The Impact of School Climate on Children’s Peer Victimization Experiences

As part of the Centre for Youth & Society's Speaker Series, Dr. Paweena Sukhawathanakulwill present on "The Impact of School Climate on Children's Peer Victimization Experiences".On Thursday Dec. 2nd (4:30pm), we welcome faculty, students and the community as a whole to join us in learningfrom CFYS Research Fellows on their current projects.
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Resisting Structural Evil: Climate, Economy, and Hope

The John Albert Hall Lectures presents:
Climate justice may be the foremost moral challenge of the 21st century. Race and class dimensions of the climate crisis are haunting.

Resisting Structural Evil: Climate, Economy and Hope

Religion scholars Cynthia Moe-Lobeda and David Seljak discuss race and class dimensions of the current climate crisis.

A Ceremony of Carols and other carols

Senate meets