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Two bears. Photo: Cael Cook.

New study maps hot spots for salmon-hungry bears

Tracking the salmon-eating habits of grizzly and black bears for nearly two decades has revealed some surprising results for UVic geography PhD candidate and Raincoast scientist Megan Adams.

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Christie in a lab

The unseen injury

UVic research shows that public awareness is essential to protect young athletes from the dangers of concussion.

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Impassioned advocate comes home to UVic

PhD philosophy student Ryan Tonkin, now a Vanier Scholar, has always considered UVic his second home—especially when he didn't have one. He could have pursued his doctorate anywhere in the world and he chose UVic.

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Students from an earlier UVic field school in Cuba posing in front of a bus. Photo: Ained Martinez

Cuba Field School: Off the beaten track

During a 30-day field school in Cuba, UVic anthropology students conducted ethnographic field work using cameras, video and sound equipment while they lived with several families and shared everyday experiences.

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Digital Scholarship Commons

Tap into your inner creativity in the 3D world

There's only one university makerspace in BC to offer free 3D printing and design workshops to all students, faculty and staff—and it's right here in the McPherson Library.

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The Edge brand guidelines

The Edge brand guidelines will help us all tell a consistent and unified story about UVic and allow you to get the materials you need to support your unit's goals by accessing templates and working with University Communications + Marketing.

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Important campus notices

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Ombudsperson 2016 annual report available

The Office of the Ombudsperson at the University of Victoria has released its 2016 annual report. The report includes case examples, themes and recommendations made.

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Think Privacy: Launch of UVic's 2nd annual online training campaign

As part of the university's ongoing commitment to increase privacy, records management and information security awareness, all staff with access to personal information through systems such as Banner and FAST are expected to complete self-paced online privacy, records management and information security training on an annual basis.

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Campus tours for UVic employees

Human Resources and the UVic Welcome Centre are now offering 75-minute VIP tours for UVic employees, in addition to student tours. If you are a new UVic employee or have yet to experience a tour of campus, register now at or 250-721-8949. The tours are offered bi-weekly on Wednesdays at 2 p.m.

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