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VIU Alum Starts Award for Single Mothers

Receiving financial help changed Kyla Hanington’s life and the lives of her children when she was at university; now she wants to give back to families in...

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VIU Graduate Student Joins National Advisory Committee

Master of Community Planning student Felicia Fischer will advise on initiatives that aim to advance sustainability and access at institutions across the...

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Alum of the Month: Megan Yim

Dr. Megan Yim (Bachelor of Arts ’15, Major in Psychology) is passionate about helping people reach their full health potential. Yim, who went on to complete a...

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Blog Posts

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Creating a Network of Supports for Success

Did you know that Vancouver Island University is one of four post-secondary institutions across Canada partnering on an educational initiative for Indigenous...

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Embracing new opportunities with the Community Cousins Program: Cassidy Caron

Vancouver Island University’s ‘su’luqw’a’ Community Cousins Aboriginal student mentorship program is celebrating its 10th anniversary in September 2021. In...

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Voices – Reflections on Summer

Every summer, students in Vancouver Island University’s ‘su’luqw’a’ Community Cousins Aboriginal mentorship program organize free summer camps for...

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