Marilyn Assaf

Breanne Quist nominated for Ernest C. Manning Innovation Award.

Student recognized for website

NANAIMO – Breanne Quist nominated for Ernest C. Manning Innovation Award.

Breanne Quist nominated for Ernest C. Manning Innovation Award.
Chuck Chestnut

Fundraising drive goes down to the bone

NANAIMO – Vancouver Island University's Deep Bay Marine Field Station will hang whale skeleton in facility.

Chuck Chestnut
VIU Education students repaired and donated four bicycles to John Barsby Community School’s Operation Generation bike program for students in need. Back left to right: Kathleen Paul

VIU students refurbish bikes for Nanaimo teens

NANAIMO – Class project sees future educators provide bicycles for students in need.

VIU Education students repaired and donated four bicycles to John Barsby Community School’s Operation Generation bike program for students in need. Back left to right: Kathleen Paul

Conservation vital to world’s sturgeon

NANAIMO – An international conference in Nanaimo looks at health of world sturgeon population.

Vancouver Island University students Chelsy McDavid and Randy Cooper practise new skills in a nursing simulation lab as part of their training to become health care assistants.

Workplace accident leads to career change

NANAIMO: Demand for health-care assistants grows as population ages.

Vancouver Island University students Chelsy McDavid and Randy Cooper practise new skills in a nursing simulation lab as part of their training to become health care assistants.
Vancouver Island University International Students’ liaison Mohammed Hawamdeh

Class promotes cultural tolerance

NANAIMO: Modern Arabic fiction course popular among students at Vancouver Island University.

Vancouver Island University International Students’ liaison Mohammed Hawamdeh

University hosts student orientation day

NANAIMO: Vancouver Island University is ready for new and returning students from across Canada and around the world.

Vancouver Island University graduate Kyla Hanington has landed a job with the Ministry of Justice a month after graduating. She hopes her story will inspire single parents to pursue an education and follow their dreams.

Living a dream

Nanaimo resident wants to share her message with single parents struggling to make ends meet.

Vancouver Island University graduate Kyla Hanington has landed a job with the Ministry of Justice a month after graduating. She hopes her story will inspire single parents to pursue an education and follow their dreams.

VIU graduate studies environmental chemistry in Toronto

A VIU graduate's love of science has propelled her straight to the University of Toronto.

Top grades produce academic medals

Vancouver Island University graduates received special recognition at spring convocation for outstanding academic achievements.

Representatives of Waste management – Nanaimo hand over a pair of front-end load trucks to instructors and students in the Vancouver Island University heavy duty/commercial transport mechanics training program.

Retired trucks become training tools

Donated trucks provide hands-on learning for future mechanics studying at VIU.

Representatives of Waste management – Nanaimo hand over a pair of front-end load trucks to instructors and students in the Vancouver Island University heavy duty/commercial transport mechanics training program.

Teachers return to studies

Vancouver Island University has a new program to help certified teachers become leaders in global education.

VIU graduate recognized for parasite study

International work could save the lives of thousands around the world.

Vancouver Island University culinary arts students Tyson VanCadsand left

Students stir up medals

Vancouver Island University culinary arts students have done it again.

Vancouver Island University culinary arts students Tyson VanCadsand left

New two-year nursing program launched at VIU

Vancouver Island University is accepting applications for its new two-year Practical Nursing Diploma program.

VIU campus to transform for new year celebrations

Vancouver Island University’s Nanaimo campus will take on a carnival-like atmosphere as Chinese students celebrate the Year of the Dragon.

Megan Willis

Chemistry student wins accolades

Christmas came early for Vancouver Island University student Megan Willis.

Megan Willis

Institute founders earn allocades

Two lifelong friends and business associates will receive special accolades from Vancouver Island University.

Vancouver Island University culinary arts students Wes Carter

Students cook up a career change

Two students in VIU’s culinary arts program have the winning recipe on how to cook up a career change.

Vancouver Island University culinary arts students Wes Carter
Vancouver Island University is recruiting students for four tuition-free employment training programs starting in the new year

VIU program to spark employment

Vancouver Island University is recruiting eligible students for tuition-free employment programs starting in the new year.

Vancouver Island University is recruiting students for four tuition-free employment training programs starting in the new year