• Powell River Campus

    Hiroshi Shimazaki is a resident of Halfmoon Bay, BC. He is a professor of political science and cultural geography and a self taught watercolour artist.

    Hiroshi's love of watercolour painting developed in tandem with his academic interests. As a geographer, landscape sketching served as a tool to record and communicate observations in geographic analysis. Hiroshi has used his...

    Tuesday, May 03, 2016 - 12am to Tuesday, May 31, 2016 - 12am
  • Nanaimo Campus

    If you are looking for help choosing courses and building your timetable for the upcoming Fall and Spring semester - these workshops are for you!

    An Advisor will be on hand to answer your questions about course selection and planning, and staff from Records & Registration will be ready to help you build the best timetable for you.

    Remember - you can build and save your...

    Friday, May 27, 2016 - 9am to 3pm
  • Nanaimo Campus

    VIU has partnered with the City of Nanaimo, Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) and other local associations to bring the Quake Cottage to the Nanaimo Campus.

    Come and checkout the displays and material to better prepare yourself for earthquakes, we will be located below Building 300 next to the Transit Exchange.

    Enter to win some great prizes and ride the Quake Cottage!

    Friday, May 27, 2016 - 9am to 3pm
  • Powell River Campus

    Promoting Natural, Sustainable Fibre: Art, Advocacy and Activism

    Friday, March 11, 2016 - 9am to Friday, March 11, 2016 - 4pm
  • Nanaimo Campus

    Toastmasters on the Hill is designed to improve crucial public speaking and develop social and leadership skills through regular applied learning and encouraging, supportive feedback. Toastmasters also offers opportunities for career development for students and staff members who want to be more influential and confident, both professionally and personally. Guests welcome.
    The club meets...

    Friday, January 22, 2016 - 1pm to 2:15pm