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Your official holiday volunteer guide has arrived

If you are in Victoria this winter break and searching for ways to care for your community, these volunteer opportunities might be for you. 
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UVic holidays: What students plan to do over the break

The winter break always looks a bit different for everyone. Many students travel home to spend time with family while others travel to new places. Some wait until the last…

What happens to students living on campus over Christmas break?: An explainer

It’s the holidays, the time of year when family and friends are the most important people in the world. To ensure that everyone gets to spend time with their families,…
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UVic extends winter break until Jan. 11

Classes will resume on Jan. 11, instead of Jan. 6. Administration staff and instructors are still expected to return to work o
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UVic to consider extending winter break after student petition

Over 1 500 people have signed a petition requesting a longer winter break As exam season approaches, many UVic students feel that they need a longer break over the winter…

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