• Deans’ Lunchtime Lecture Series

Research is reshaping the way we live and think. Meet distinguished members of the faculties at the University of Victoria and learn about their research interests. Find out what kind of fascinating work is being done as you gain a fresh perspective.

The series is presented in partnership with the Greater Victoria Public Library, the Division of Continuing Studies and the Faculties of Education, Engineering, Fine Arts, Graduate Studies, Human and Social Development, Humanities, Law, Science and Social Sciences.

All lectures are held at the Greater Victoria Public Library, Central Branch, 735 Broughton Street. Parking is available underground and you are welcome to bring a bag lunch.

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Registration

There is no charge for admission to these popular lectures, but registration is required. If you have registered for a session and are unable to make it, please let us know so that we can make your spot available to someone on the waitlist. 

 

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Sessions

What’s New in Science? (Spring Term)

The Sea Inside the Seed: Cycad Sperm Gotta Swim
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What’s New in Law? (Spring Term)

two this term: "Law of the Feast Hall, Law of the Courts: Teaching Indigenous Law" and "On Gaia Democracy: Seeing Ourselves as Citizens of the Living Earth"
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What’s New in Fine Arts? (Spring Term)

The Disembodied Stage: Blending Virtual Reality and Theatre
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What’s New in Grad Studies? (Spring Term)

The Low-Carbon Energy Revolution and its Land Area Challenge
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What’s New in Human and Social Development? (Spring Term)

Shifting Families: Conceptions of the African Family in the Context of Migration
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What’s New in Education? (Spring Term)

Children’s Health: Powered by Community
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What’s New in Humanities? (Spring Term)

Good Food, Bad Sex: A History of Illicit Appetites, 1750 - Today
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What’s New in Engineering? (Spring Term)

Decarbonizing Canada’s Electricity System
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What’s New in Social Sciences? (Spring Term)

Space-based Observations of the Rapidly Changing Arctic Ocean
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