Check out Upcoming Events and Recent Living Lab Activity Updates below.


Living Lab organizes campus and community – public events throughout the year with local partners.

Upcoming: Spring 2020 events are being postponed due to the COVID -19 emergency. We are making our plans for Summer 2020, including online activities as well.

March  2020 

IdeasFest March 3, 2020 – The Land is Our Classroom – Nick Claxton co-presented with  Sarah Wright Cardinal and Songhees-Pacheedaht communities. the

January 2020 

Living Lab presented at the Rising Tides Climate Justice and Indigenous Food Sovereignty Conference held by UVic’s CIRCLE on January 23 and 24th, 2020. The following were presentations at this event:

  • PEPÁḴEṈ HÁUTW̱- Presentation by Judith Arney and Earl Claxton
  • Songhees Academic Youth Leadership – Presentation by Charlotte Charlie and Cynthia Sam