General

Apr
07
When: Wednesday, Apr 7, 2021 - Friday, Apr 30, 2021, 9:00AM - 5:00PM
Online/Virtual

Show us Your Research in Action! All VIU Faculty and Staff are invited to submit photos (up to 5), a poster and/ or video, throughout the month of April, as part of sharing and celebrating Research in Action!Submit: via email to tanis.dagert@viu.ca by April 30th, 2021 Subject line: Poster, Video or Photo. Please include your name, department and brief description (50 words or less).All entrants...


Apr
20
When: Tuesday, Apr 20, 2021, 12:00PM - 12:45PM
Online/Virtual

Join Piera Jung, Kelly Zhang, Marti Harder ' and learn about their project ‘What Matters 2.0: Views of older adults with Chinese descent’


Apr
21
When: Wednesday, Apr 21, 2021, 6:30PM - 8:30PM
Online/Virtual

This free information session will give you an overview of the content and expectations of the Community Mental Health Worker program. Participants will have an opportunity to talk to instructors that have worked in the field of community mental health, and learn more about what it takes to be a Community Mental Health Worker, as well as career opportunities after finishing the program.


Apr
21
When: Wednesday, Apr 21, 2021, 6:30PM - 7:30PM
Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed Aug 04 2021.
Online/Virtual

The future of the coast forest sector is bright and career opportunities in forestry look promising. Working in the harvesting sector of the forestry industry provides you with the opportunity to work outside in some of the most beautiful terrain in the world.By working in a harvesting environment, you become an important part of a team tasked with moving wood from the hillside to the end...


Apr
21
When: Wednesday, Apr 21, 2021, 6:30PM - 8:30PM
Online/Virtual

With an increasing demand for qualified mental health workers across the Island, you may want to consider our Community Mental Health Worker program. This program qualifies you to work as a community mental health worker within the Island Health Authority and in community settings. Come join our information session and learn about the program, meet instructors, and find out if this is the career...


Apr
22
When: Thursday, Apr 22, 2021 - Sunday, May 23, 2021, 11:00AM - 4:30PM
Milner Gardens and Woodland

As part of Research Month at VIU, the Milner Gardens 'Rhodo Bloom' event begins on Thursday April 22nd and runs through to May 23rd. The Greig Rhododendron Species Garden is an education project to show the diversity of the genus Rhododendron. The garden is designed in six global geographic areas: Szechuan, Yunnan, Himalayas, Northeast Asia, Europe and North America and has about 230 species...


Apr
23
When: Friday, Apr 23, 2021, 1:00PM - 2:00PM
Online/Virtual

Are you planning to submit a nomination for the President’s Awards for Community Engagement or the Provost’s Awards for Scholarship, Research and Creative Activity this year? Prepare a winning nomination by joining this session to learn more about the award process, award categories and tips on preparing a strong nomination package.The Chair of these committees will be available to answer your...


Apr
27
When: Tuesday, Apr 27, 2021, 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Online/Virtual

The Community Scholars Program: Supporting Evidence-Based Practice in Vancouver Island...


Apr
27
When: Tuesday, Apr 27, 2021, 6:30PM - 8:30PM
Online/Virtual

Health and Human Services' part-time Activity Assistant program is designed to provide post-basic training for individuals with previous Health Care Assistant (HCA) training and experience . Graduates will be prepared to work as Activity Assistants in a variety of settings. Come join our information session for more information about the program or contact pdt.hhs@viu.ca.


Apr
28
When: Wednesday, Apr 21, 2021, 6:30PM - 7:30PM
Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed Aug 04 2021.
Online/Virtual

The future of the coast forest sector is bright and career opportunities in forestry look promising. Working in the harvesting sector of the forestry industry provides you with the opportunity to work outside in some of the most beautiful terrain in the world.By working in a harvesting environment, you become an important part of a team tasked with moving wood from the hillside to the end...