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Special advisory: Police incident off-campus

June 28, 2022 -

We are continuing to monitor a police incident off campus. Saanich Police have issued a shelter in place advisory for people in the area of North Dairy Road to Cedar Hill X Road and Richmond Road to Cedar Hill Road. Two suspects are in custody after shots were fired during an armed robbery  at a Shelbourne area bank and police are searching for a third suspect. Please avoid the area. Saanich police are providing updates on Twitter at @SaanichPolice.

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2022 Leiden Rankings

June 22, 2022 - The Ring

International research rankings released today by the Centre for Science and Technology Studies at Leiden University in the Netherlands once again show that UVic researchers consistently publish a greater concentration of high-impact findings based on international collaborations than any other school or institute in North America—a distinction it’s held for eight of the last 12 years. In mathematics and computer science, UVic is the top university in Canada, and number 50 globally, for its proportion of high-impact research findings. UVic also scores second nationally for research in physical sciences and engineering, closely tailing the University of Toronto.

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