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California greening

Over the past 30 years, UVic has developed a stellar reputation for its work in climate science—and through the mentorship of teachers such as David Sanborn Scott and Ged McLean, a generation of graduates have infiltrated technology and venture capital, looking to change the world. And more than one of them have moved to California to make that happen.

Making existing buildings more energy efficient

The UVic-based “ReBuild Initiative” will act as a hub for knowledge co-creation and exchange between partners including small start-ups and large multi-national firms eager to become service providers, federal departments, Crown corporations and municipal governments trying to develop policies and energy rebate programs, and researchers from several universities in Canada and around the world.

Catalyst for energy transition

Civil engineer Madeleine McPherson is a passionate about finding effective ways to transition to a clean, sustainable energy system. Her vision and research have been critical factors in the creation of the new Energy Modelling Hub.

University of Victoria XC & Track at Vancouver Spirit Run

University of Victoria Women’s Field Hockey vs UBC

University of Victoria Men’s Soccer vs Mount Royal

University of Victoria Women’s Soccer at UNBC

12th Latin American and Spanish Film Week

The Good Boss (El buen patrón)by Fernando León de Aranoa (Spain, 120 min)
Básculas Blanco, a Spanish company producing industrial scales in a provincial Spanish town awaits the imminent visit from a committee that will decide whether they deserve a localBusiness Excellence award: everything has to be perfect when the time comes. Working against the clock, the company's proprietor, Blanco (Javier Bardem) pulls out all the stops to achieve his goal.However, life has in store for him some unexpected turns for him. The Good Boss is a smart, entertaining comedy about dysfunctional human interactions.

Aventa Ensemble presents: Aequilibria

Eric Metcalfe: Pop Anthropology

Pop Anthropologyis an exhibition of multimedia artist Eric Metcalfe's oeuvre, spanning over sixty years, in celebration of the artist's honorary doctorate from UVic (UVic DFA 2021, BFA1970).