VIU is pleased to announce the recipients of the inaugural President's Awards for Community Engagement for 2018.

Exemplary Community-Academic partnership Award

Dr. Pam Shaw (Geography) nominated by Ms. Sarah Holden

Community-Engaged Scholarship,  Research and Creative Activity Award

Dr. Stephen Davies (History) nominated by Dr. Tim Lewis

Dr. Imogene Lim (Anthropology) nominated by Dr. Pam Shaw

Community Leadership Award

Ms. Eiko Eby (Sport, Health and Physical Education) nominated by Dr. Louis Mattar

Ms. Ruby Barclay (University Relations/Alumni) nominated by Ms. Chelsea Carne

Community Outreach Award

Mr. Aubrey Robertson (Project AURORA) nominated by Ms. Chelsea Carne

Indigenous Engagement Award

Ms. Sylvia Scow (Aboriginal Education) and VIU Elders' Council nominated by Dr. Sharon Hobenshield

International Engagement Award

Dr. Brian Dick (Physics, Engineering, Astronomy) nominated by Dr. Graham Pike

Mr. Darrell Harvey (International Education) nominated by Ms. Colleen Doyle

Selection committee: Ralph Nilson, Chair, President and Vice-Chancellor;  David Witty Provost and Vice-President Academic, Nicole Vaugeois, Scholarship, Research and Creative Activity; William Litchfield, Advancement; Sharon Hobenshield, Aboriginal Education

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