Alumni Week 2017


Distinguished Alumni Awards Night

Join us for our annual celebration recognizing and honouring Distinguished Alumni Award winners chosen from the faculties, UVic Libraries, Divisions of Medical Sciences, and Continuing Studies. 

Date: Monday, February 05, 2018
Time: 7:30 pm.
Location: Songhees Wellness Centre | 1100 Admirals Rd
Cost: Free 

This event is proudly sponsored by TD Insurance Meloche Monnex


Parking: There is limited parking at the Songhees Wellness Centre. We highly recommend the transportation options below or carpooling.  Once the upper parking lot is full, there is some parking available on Maplebank Road.  Additional parking is also available at the Canadian Forces Sailing Association parking lot at 1001 Maplebank Road. The Songhees Wellness Centre will have parking attendants to assist with directions. 

Taxi: Blue Bird Cabs and Yellow Cab of Victoria are recommended and they honour BC Transit Taxi Saver coupons.

Bus: The Songhees Wellness Centre is on bus route 24 and 25 and there is a stop within walking distance. For transit information and schedules including any route cancellations, see the Victoria Regional Transit System website. If you require accessible bus transportation, see the Guide to Accessibility.


For questions about this event, please contact Alumni Relations at or 250-721-6000.

Online registration is now closed. If you would like to attend this event pleast contact us at or 250-721-6000, or please join us at the event. 

Distinguished Alumni Recipient Bios

 Mike Corrigan MBA '00 | Business - CEO of Interferry 

Lucy Bell, MA' 16, Dipl '16, Cert '13 | Continuing Studies - 
Head of First Nations and Repatriation, Royal BC Museum

Jeffrey Hopkins, BA '91 | Education
Found and Principal of the Pacific School of Innovation and Inquiry

Dr. Marinos Stylianou, PhD '93 | Engineering - CEO, S-Frame

Carli Kennedy, BMus '08 | Fine Arts & Julie Kennedy, BMus '08 | Fine Arts -
Famous Canadian Musical duo

Andrée Lacasse, BCYC '14 | Human & Social Development
Co-Founder of the Isa Mundo Foundation;
Manager of Policy in the Lands and Economics Development Sector of Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada

Tamara Napoleon, LLB '07, BA '04 | Humanities - Indigenous Law Solicitor

Merle Alexander, LLB '99, BA '94| Law - Indigenous Law Solicitor

Julie Angus, MSc '01 | Library - Accomplished Adventurer and Scientist

Dr. Ian Courtice, BSc '80 | Medical Sciences - 
Clinical Assitant Professor in Anesthesiology for the Island Medical Program; 
Medical Director of the View Royal Surgical Centre

Dr. Daryll Harrison, PhD '87, BSc '81 | Science -
Vice-President of Technology at Nova Chemicals

Ry Moran, BA '02 | Social Sciences  - 
Director of the National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation