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VIU Science and Technology Lecture Series

We are very fortunate to have a regular series of informative Science and Technology lectures.  We invite everyone to come and listen to some brilliant speakers.  

Visit the Science and Technology Lecture Series for schedule and abstracts.

Earth Day 2023

"EARTHDAY.ORG’s mission is to diversify, educate and activate the environmental movement worldwide. Growing out of the first Earth Day in 1970, EARTHDAY.ORG is the world’s largest recruiter to the environmental movement, working with more than 150,000 partners in over 192 countries to drive positive action for our planet." (

Visit the Earth Day 2023 webpage for more information on how you can participate

Earth Science Week, October 8-14, 2023

"The American Geosciences Institute (AGI) is pleased to announce that the theme of Earth Science Week 2023 will be "Geoscience Innovating for Earth and People." The event, to be held October 8-14, 2023, will emphasize the many ways that innovations in the geosciences are helping communities create healthier and increasingly sustainable lives, while accelerating environmental problem-solving around the world" (AGI Earth Science Week 2023)

Visit the AGI Earth Science Week Website for More information