Closeup of a Springbank clover with a hand next to it

A tiny but significant plant on campus

Following in the footsteps of world-renowned ethnobotanist Nancy Turner, Hamersley Chambers leads environmental studies students across campus, using it as a living classroom as they study the relationship between people and plants.

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Denise Cloutier in a care facility hallway

Feeling like home

It's time for more "heart-centred" approaches to residential care for older adults.

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A school of hammerhead sharks

"Ripple effect" of global shark study

Amy Teffer, a PhD candidate in biology and international student, chose UVic for the appeal of its location and academic connections—and to study with UVic fisheries expert Francis Juanes.

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Bottle caps

A means to measure

A UVic PhD student and research associate with UVic's Canadian Institute for Substance Use Research has developed a program to help researchers calculate alcohol-related harms.

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Opinion: Key to BC's success is talent

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