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Recent News


Jun 19, 2024
鶹ýAV names Olympian and journalist Karin Larsen as 2024 Honorary Fellow

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Media luminary and Olympic athlete Karin Larsen was awarded 鶹ýAV’s highest honour – Honorary Fellow – today at a graduation ceremony. Larsen rose to the top of the sports world as an Olympian and two-time world champion artistic swimmer before she launched an illustrious career in sports journalism with the CBC.

May 30, 2024
鶹ýAV receives record $3 million gift to support nursing students

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The 鶹ýAV Foundation received its largest ever donation today – $3 million – from the estate of Mary Gordon, a former registered nurse whose philanthropic gift will be used to support future generations of nurses in British Columbia.

May 09, 2024
鶹ýAV art exhibit explores the beauty – and taboo – of aging bodies

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An Amelia Douglas Gallery solo exhibition opening today explores the concepts of aging, memory and identity within the framework of cultural beauty standards. Across 10 figural paintings, Vancouver-based artist Annette Nieukerk’s latest series, The Long Road Home, evokes the intensity of emotion and intimacy that can exist between older people.

May 08, 2024
鶹ýAV’s Computing Science program receives Unreal Engine Academic Partner authorization

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鶹ýAV’s Computing Science program is now an authorized Unreal Engine Education Partner, helping students get a leg up in the gaming industry.

May 01, 2024
鶹ýAV leads network to make studying abroad more accessible and affordable

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  • Future Students
  • Current Students
Post-secondary students will soon have more opportunities to study abroad thanks to a new network launched by 鶹ýAV in collaboration with eight other colleges and institutes across Western Canada.

Apr 23, 2024
鶹ýAV launches B.C.’s first post-degree diploma in kinesiology tailored to meet new professional requirements

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  • Future Students
  • Current Students
鶹ýAV’s new Post-Degree Diploma (PDD) in Kinesiology will prepare future Kinesiology grads to meet the upcoming professional standards set by the British Columbia Association of Kinesiologists (BCAK) to become a practising kinesiologist in the province.

Apr 09, 2024
One-handed zipper prototype and new archaeological technology showcased at 鶹ýAV’s Student Research Days

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From designing a one-handed zipper closure to help stroke patients gain independence to applying new archaeological technologies in locating Indigenous petroglyphs on Vancouver Island, Douglas students are using their hands-on education to take on research topics that have real-world implications.

Mar 19, 2024
A community in crisis erupts in 鶹ýAV’s performance of Further than the Furthest Thing

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A tight-knit community from a remote volcanic island feels the tremors of their past and the uncertainty of their future when they are forced to suddenly evacuate in 鶹ýAV departments of Theatre and Stagecraft & Event Technology’s production of Zinnie Harris’s Further than the Furthest Thing.

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