8th UVic Alumni Week kicks off Jan 31

From University of Victoria: 

Alumni Week 2015 – the eighth annual spotlight on the positive impact of more than 100,000 UVic grads – runs from Feb. 1-7.

In all, there will be more than a dozen events including lectures, workshops and reunions including:


Alumni Week preview event
Alumni Appreciation Night | Vikes Men’s and Women’s Basketball
5 p.m. and 7 p.m. tip-offs | McKinnon Gym


Distinguished Alumni Awards Night
Join us in honouring this year’s outstanding “thinkers, changers, and difference-makers.”
Follow this link for photos and short profiles of the recipients.


In Conversation…
Chancellor Shelagh Rogers with Stewart Butterfield, BA ‘96

UVic Chancellor Shelagh Rogers, host of CBC Radio’s Next Chapter, speaks with alumnus Stewart Butterfield about his role in creating Flickr, Slack and how he became, according to Wired magazine, an internet visionary.
Free, reserved seats are available now from the UVic Ticket Centre.
7 p.m. | University Centre Farquhar Auditorium

Plus, all alumni are eligible to enter an online draw for the Alumni Week grand prize: $1,500 worth of travel, courtesy of UNIGLOBE One Travel.

Complete details and online registration forms are available at

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