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UVic launches new Indigenous Plan

September 14, 2017 - Media release
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This week, UVic launches its Indigenous Plan. The launch is a key event during this year’s Indigenous Week of Welcome. The plan sets out ambitious goals and clear accountability to increase educational opportunities and success for Indigenous students and further develop education, research, outreach and engagement initiatives and programs with an Indigenous focus.

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Three UVic scholars named to “rising star” national college

September 12, 2017 - Ring
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Marine biologist Julia Baum and Indigenous scholars Val Napoleon and Charlotte Loppie were among 70 Canadians confirmed Sept. 12 as new members of the Royal Society of Canada College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists. The researchers are known for their passion and commitment to some of the most significant issues facing the country and the planet.

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