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UVic's newest Canada Research Chair in Indigenous Law

UVic Law professor Dr. John Borrows secured one of the most prestigious research professorships in the country when he was officially named Canada Research Chair in Indigenous Law on Oct. 16.

Science off the grid: BC's remote coast

A multi-disciplinary cluster of nearly 150 scientists from the University of Victoria, University of British Columbia, Simon Fraser University and the Hakai Institute, as well as nearly 40 First Nations community leaders will meet for the third annual Hakai Research Exchange, Oct. 24 in Sidney, BC to showcase their work.

Mapping tools improve cyclist safety

Did you have a near miss during your morning cycling commute? Then map it on bikemaps.org and your incident will be part of a new University of Victoria project aimed at improving cycling safety.