News and Announcements

    New research assistants hired

    The Centre is pleased to announce three new Grad students that are joining us to move forward the work in the development of the Centre. We could not accomplish the work that we do without them so thank you to the VIU Work Opportunities for funding these important positions.Caleigh EllisMy research...

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    Overwhelmed? Read Brigid Schulte's new book and bring leisure into your life

    By Nicole Vaugeois“As I began to think more about leisure time, I realized that I kept putting it off, like I was waiting to reach some tipping point: If I could just finish picking all the weeds, chopping the invasive bamboo, cleaning out the crayons and shark teeth and math papers and toys and...

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    St.Eustatius Sustainable Conference - Tourism Development in the Community

    By Nicole VaugeoisDeveloping tourism in small island developing states has been the subject of much academic research over the past 20 years. When thinking about tourism in the Caribbean, it likely conjures up images of large cruise ships, all-inclusive resorts and mass tourism. Indeed these...

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