Scholarship, Research, and Creative Activity

Fall 2020 SRCA Meet-Ups and Zoom into Lunch & Learns

Are you interested in learning more about research at VIU? If so, attend our virtual SRCA Meet-ups held on the following Tuesdays from 12 to 12:45 pm. Learn more about research services, resources and supports with our friendly staff. See Calendar listings for the Zoom links.

Sept. 29 – Postponed / Rescheduled to Oct. 6th from 11 -11:45am. Meet- up with SRCA Grant Facilitators Roisin and Bettina to learn about internal and external research funding opportunities

Oct. 6 – Zoom into Lunch & Learn about "Alternate Delivery in K-12 Schools: COVID-19 Experiences and Possibilities – A joint Faculty of Education and Health and Human Services Project" with Marian Riedel, Rachell Moll, , Riki Cox, Paige Fisher, Alison Taplay and Leif Rasmussen.

Oct. 13 – Meet-up with Research Ethics Officer Chris Turner and learn about the Research Ethics Board and process at VIU

Oct. 20 –   Meet-up with Tamara McNeil Research Services Coordinator at VIU to learn about the application system ‘ROMEO

Oct. 27 – Meet-up with Kendra Stiwich, Student Research Engagement Coordinator to learn about the opportunities and supports to engage your students in research

Nov. 3 – Meet-up with Tanis Dagert, Community Liaison and Knowledge Mobilization Officer to learn about opportunities and best practices to engage with community and share your knowledge.

Nov. 10 – Zoom into Lunch & Learn about "Indigenizing Platforms: Perspectives on Facebook from Island Melanesia" with guests Geoff and Stephanie Hobbis, Assistant Professors in the Netherlands.

Nov. 17 – Meet-up with Leyla Innala, Animal Care Officer to learn about VIU’s animal care and bio-safety protocols and best practice.

Nov. 24 – Meet-up with Kendra Stiwich, Student Research Engagement Coordinator to learn about the opportunities and supports to engage your students in CREATE 2020-2021.

The ‘Zoom into Lunch & Learn’ series provides presenters and attendees with opportunities to share, learn, and discuss their insights and ideas.  Read more.  Interested? Email tanis.dagert@viu.ca

What's Happening

As BC begins to resume activities, VIU researchers need guidance on how to request and receive approval to resume their research activities.
VIU CARES is an online (via Zoom) symposium that will be held on Thursday Nov. 12th from 9am to 12pm, that will feature presentations about projects supported through VIU's Regional Initiatives Fund (RIF). The RIF is a partnership with the Province of British Columbia and the Real Estate Foundation of BC to enable communities of Vancouver Island to collaborate on community-based research projects with VIU Faculty and students.
The ‘Zoom into Lunch & Learn’ series provides presenters and attendees with opportunities to share, learn, and discuss their insights and ideas.

News, events, resources, funding opportunities and more! Have some related news that you'd like to share? Send to tanis.dagert@viu.ca

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