From climate impacts to action

A recent addition to UVic faculty is focused on advancing understanding of climate change—as well as potential adaptation and mitigation solutions—at the intersection of art and science.


Historian receives top research award

Historian Jordan Stanger-Ross is one of five academics from across Canada who will be honoured in the House of Commons after receiving a prestigious Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Impact award, which is one of the highest national awards for Canadian humanities researchers.

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UVic brings climate expertise to NASA mission

A University of Victoria researcher is part of a national team that will develop instruments to be deployed into space as part of a multi-nation NASA satellite mission

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Vikes women's team crowned national champions

Congratulations to the University of Victoria women’s field hockey and women’s rowing teams on outstanding showings over the weekend bringing home two national championship banners. 

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Wind and solar power poised to rebalance urban-rural

Rural and Indigenous communities are poised to play a central role in Canada’s low-carbon energy future, according to one of Canada’s top energy transition researchers. 

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UVic receives gold star for campus sustainability

UVic has been recognized, once again, as a top performer by the 2022 Sustainable Campus Index, with a 100% score and a gold star rating.

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Two people standing on the traditional territory of the lək̓ʷəŋən peoples and of the Songhees and Esquimalt Nations.

Indigenous scholar embraces new role

Chief David Mungo Knox, Hereditary Chief from Kwakiutl First Nation and great-grandson of Chief Mungo Martin, with Emily Haigh, UVic’s new research chair in Indigenous mental health, at Wawadiťła on the traditional territory of the lək̓ʷəŋən peoples and of the Songhees and Esquimalt Nations.

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