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Two UVic scholars join Canada's academic elite

Poet Tim Lilburn (left) and historian Eric Sager have been elected by their peers as fellows of the Royal Society of Canada for their remarkable contributions to their field and to public life. The distinction is Canada’s highest academic honour.

Experts on Scottish vote

Two UVic experts are available to discuss the historic referendum on Sept. 18 and what it might mean after three centuries of union between Scotland and England.

PM visits Arctic ONC

Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Laureen Harper got a first-hand look at the university’s community-based, cabled seafloor observatory in Cambridge Bay, Nunavut with UVic President Jamie Cassels and ONC’s Dr. Kate Moran Aug. 23.