Upcoming Events

 

  • Jan
    19
    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    This speaker’s series is held by Office of Aboriginal Education and Engagement at Vancouver Island University and sponsored by various VIU departments. These talks are Tuesday over the lunch hour once a month in Shq’apthut – A Gathering Place and...


  • Jan
    19
    12:00pm to 1:00pm
    Off Campus

    Join Services for Aboriginal Students for a Welcome Back Cultural Event with performances by Tom Child and Edward Johnson. Tuesday, January 19th from 12:00 - 1:00 pm Zoom details:Password: 682388Meeting ID: 620 9269 2536 Don't...


  • Jan
    19
    3:00pm to 5:00pm
    Off Campus

    New schedule to connect with VIU Elders for January 2021! Tuesdays from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm with Elder Gary MansonZoom ID: 624 5494 1231  Password: 555818


  • Jan
    20
    11:00am to 1:00pm

    New schedule to connect with VIU Elders for January 2021! Wednesdays from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm with Elder Maxine MatilpiPhone #250-216-1534


  • Jan
    20
    6:00pm to 10:00pm
    Off Campus

    Join SAS on Wednesday, January 20th at 6:00 pm for our first movie night of 2021! We'll be showing a double feature: Glasses by Brian Duchscherer and The Reluctant Deckhand by Jan Padgett Join us on Zoom:Password: 011325Meeting ID: 629...


  • Jan
    21
    11:00am to 1:00pm
    Off Campus

    New schedule to connect with VIU Elders for January 2021! Thursdays from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm with Elder Barney WilliamsZoom ID: 624 5494 1231  Password: 555818


  • Jan
    21
    11:00am to 1:00pm
    Nanaimo Campus

    Services for Aboriginal Students knows how important food security is. That's why we're giving away family sized non-perishable food bags to current VIU students.Pick up will be on Thursday, January 21st between 11:00 am-1:00 pm (by appointment...


  • Jan
    21
    11:30am to 1:00pm

    Facilitated by: Tania Smethurst, Indigenous Portfolio CoordinatorReflect on personal and/or professional practice through the lens of tun sy’uwén (your tradition or history).


  • Jan
    22
    1:00pm to 3:00pm
    Off Campus

    New schedule to connect with VIU Elders for January 2021! Fridays from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm with Elder Geraldine MansonZoom ID: 624 5494 1231  Password: 555818


  • Jan
    25
    11:00am to 1:00pm
    Off Campus

    New schedule to connect with VIU Elders for January 2021! Mondays from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm with Elder Stella JohnsonZoom ID: 624 5494 1231  Password: 555818


  • Jan
    26
    3:00pm to 5:00pm
    Off Campus

    New schedule to connect with VIU Elders for January 2021! Tuesdays from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm with Elder Gary MansonZoom ID: 624 5494 1231  Password: 555818


  • Jan
    27
    11:00am to 1:00pm

    New schedule to connect with VIU Elders for January 2021! Wednesdays from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm with Elder Maxine MatilpiPhone #250-216-1534


  • Jan
    27
    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Holistic Energy Care:  Understand, Transform, and Energize Your Whole Being with Noelle Hanuse, (Wuikinuxv)   MA, CCC, Counsellor, Student Affairs and Office of Aboriginal Education & Engagement With the impacts of Covid-19, we...


  • Jan
    28
    11:00am to 1:00pm
    Off Campus

    New schedule to connect with VIU Elders for January 2021! Thursdays from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm with Elder Barney WilliamsZoom ID: 624 5494 1231  Password: 555818


  • Jan
    29
    11:30am to 1:00pm

    Healthy Spirits, Healthy Schools:  Towards a Transformational PedagogyThe title reflects the need for a holistic pedagogical approach when teaching Indigenous students and arose out of needs that Indigenous students identified as...


  • Jan
    29
    1:00pm to 3:00pm
    Off Campus

    New schedule to connect with VIU Elders for January 2021! Fridays from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm with Elder Geraldine MansonZoom ID: 624 5494 1231  Password: 555818


  • Feb
    09
    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    This speaker’s series is held by Office of Aboriginal Education and Engagement at Vancouver Island University and sponsored by various VIU departments. These talks are Tuesday over the lunch hour once a month in Shq’apthut – A Gathering Place and...


  • Feb
    18
    11:00am to 1:00pm

    This introductory session will be facilitated by Tla’amin Elder Eugene Louie.  Eugene will provide an understanding of the Tla’amin protocols, history and an understanding of their modern-day treaty.  Eugene works on the Powell River...


  • Feb
    24
    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Holistic Energy Care:  Understand, Transform, and Energize Your Whole Being with Noelle Hanuse, (Wuikinuxv)   MA, CCC, Counsellor, Student Affairs and Office of Aboriginal Education & Engagement With the impacts of Covid-19, we...


  • Feb
    25
    11:30am to 1:00pm

    Facilitated by: The ‘su’luqw’a’ Community CousinsLearn how incorporating Indigenous knowledges into the academy enables students to stand in their strength and give back through mentorship.


  • Mar
    08
    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Legacy by Suzanne Methot Facilitator: Heather Burke, Learning FacilitatorThe Indigenous Book Circles offer an opportunity to those interested in discussing the prominent and contemporary themes present in Indigenous literature of all genres...


  • Mar
    18
    11:00am to 1:00pm

    This introductory session will be facilitated by Cowichan Tribes Elder Marlene Rice (Hwiem').  Marlene will provide an understanding of the Hwtheeyqut Sy’uwen Protocol Handbook that she has prepared for the Cowichan Campus which has been...


  • Mar
    24
    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Holistic Energy Care:  Understand, Transform, and Energize Your Whole Being with Noelle Hanuse, (Wuikinuxv)   MA, CCC, Counsellor, Student Affairs and Office of Aboriginal Education & Engagement With the impacts of Covid-19, we...


  • Mar
    25
    11:30am to 1:00pm

    Facilitated by: Sharon Hobenshield, Director, Office of Aboriginal Education and EngagementThis session will share how the Office of Aboriginal Education and Engagement is applying culturally relevant ways to evaluate its program and services and...


  • Apr
    22
    11:30am to 1:00pm

    Facilitated by: Pam Botterill, Indigenous Development Manager & Maureen Thomas, Indigenous Community Engagement ManagerAn exploration of how Indigenous ways of knowing and being are reflected in relational land-based learning and informed by...