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Forging prosthetics from plastic for a pittance

2017 January — In a small, windowless lab in the University of Victoria’s faculty of engineering complex, prosthetic hands dangle from a peg board. These prototypes – produced with a 3-D printer and a few nuts and bolts – have launched a program that provides patients with customized, working hands in the most impoverished communities around the globe.

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EngineeRing — Faculty of Engineering alumni newsletter

Each issue is four pages long and available as a PDF:

EngrNews - Faculty of Engineering alumni newsletter
Ingenium - Faculty of Engineering research newsletter

Data Visualization, Mapping & Visual Narratives Workshop

UVic Peloton - Ride to Conquer Cancer BBQ Fundraiser

Support the UVic Peloton - Ride to Conquer Cancer at a summer BBQ!

Ecological connectivity, adult animal movement, and climate change: Implications for marine protected area design when data are limited

Final Oral Exam for the Degree of Master of Science: Sarah Friesen

Concussion: A Dance Theatre Experience

Concussion uses dance, music and voice to evoke the disorienting, frightening experience of coping with multiple concussions

Reynolds Secondary Recognition Ceremony 2019


A passion project for actress Salma Hayek, who spent seven years trying to get the moviemade (and would eventually earn an Academy Award nomination for her performance) this biopic of the Mexican artist Frida Kahlo follows her difficult but inspiring path from the early 1920s into the1950s.

BC Parks iNaturalist project underway!

Check out what Environmental Studies professor Dr. Brian Starzomski and his team areworking on in summer 2019: see link below, BC Parks Big Summer iNaturalist project.