Time+Place: The UVic Torch Alumni Magazine spring 2013 edition is now available!
The new edition of the UVic Torch Alumni Magazine includes a special 50th anniversary celebration of five favourite campus landmarks: Ring Road, the SUB, First Peoples House, Archives, and Mystic Vale. The magazine is in the mail and online. Let us know what you think: email the editor.
Annual General Meeting June 20
All alumni are invited to the UVic Alumni Association's 2013 Annual General Meeting. The agenda includes a review of the past year's activities, granting of Honorary Alumnus status to President David Turpin, recognition of Alumni Who Made a Difference, and an Alumni Volunteer of the Year Award presentation to Kathleen Barnes, BA '98.
Registration opens at 6:30, meeting starts at 7 in the David Lam Auditorium. Register here.
Board of directors nomination information. Nominations must be received at least seven days prior to the annual general meeting.
Celebrating Alumni Involvement in UVic Life
To help commemorate UVic's 50th anniversary, the UVic Alumni Association is honouring alumni contributions to the growth and reputation of our university. Fifty representatives of the alumni community have been selected as examples of the key roles many alumni play in supporting UVic's mission. You can read about them here.
The Alumni Who Made a Difference recognition event, hosted by Chancellor Murray Farmer, BA '68, was held at the Fairmont Empress Hotel during Alumni Week in February. Alumni Week photo gallery is here.
Explore the Great Moments Database
To help mark UVic's 50th anniversary, suggestions were invited from across the university community. They've now been compiled and posted on the 50th Anniversary website. Take a trip down memory lane!
New: National car rental and Arbutus Inn join Alumni Card program
National car rental and Victoria's Arbutus Inn now offer discounts for Alumni Card program members. The list of partners continues to grow - with more than 30 business and services, off-campus and on-campus, offering special rates for card holders.
Pinterest is the new web-based pinboard. Check out the faces and names on our Notable Alumni page.
Keep in touch!
Send an update for the Keeping in Touch section of the UVic Torch Alumni Magazine.
- 10th InterCam Connecting People Cocktail
- Lower Mainland Engineering and Computer Science Alumni Breakfast
- View all events on the UVic Alumni calendar