Pandemic! At the Campus: free roaming deer, activism ephemera, a campus without its people

Campus News

A look around campus during the COVID-19 pandemic

A birds nest sits on top of Cinecenta papers
Birds make their home on a stack of Cinecenta’s papers.
David Strong Building with COVID-19 notices on the doors
COVID-19 notices at the entrance of the David Strong Building. The campus remains mostly deserted after UVic discontinued in-person classes in March.
A rally poster for Wet'suwet'en Indigenous solidarity from Jan 11, 2020
A rally poster for Wet’suwet’en solidarity from Jan 11, 2020
Discarded cafeteria utensils and dinnerware outside the Cluster neighbourhood.
Discarded cafeteria utensils and dinnerware outside the Cluster neighbourhood.
Anti-war messages remain outside the David Strong building from early 2020. UVic Business student Roja Omidbakhsh was killed in a plane crash during heightened Iran-U.S. tensions in January
Anti-war messages remain outside the David Strong building from early 2020. UVic Business student Roja Omidbakhsh was killed in a plane crash during heightened Iran-U.S. tensions in January
Mystic Market entrances closed off to comply with COVID-19 measures.
Mystic Market entrances closed off to comply with COVID-19 measures.
UVic has demolished the student residence dining facilities as construction for the new student housing project begins.
UVic has demolished the student residence dining facilities as construction for the new student housing project begins.
Chalk graffiti outside the Health and Wellness Living Learning Community.
Chalk graffiti outside the Health and Wellness Living Learning Community.