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New launches

UVic launches a new central website August 5. It’s clean, simple, searchable, mobile-friendly and task-driven. It also rates as one of the top websites in Canada for accessibility, usability, and search-engine optimization.

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Two bears in the forest beside a stream

Raincoast Research Chair in Applied Science

Investments to expand a lab’s research, teaching and outreach programs will address ecological issues in coastal BC and support a new generation of community-engaged conservation scientists.

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Heather Buckley

Watching wastewater for COVID-19

A team of three UVic researchers and a local tech firm are partnering to develop a sewage monitoring system that will provide information to help public health authorities detect and track future outbreaks of COVID-19.

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Keenan Andrew

Recognizing a rising leader with big dreams

When Keenan Andrew won donor-funded awards for his community work, it provided further opportunities in his career and life goals as an Indigenous advocate and community leader.

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Tari Murwira

Commerce feeds curiosity at campus food bank

Tari Murwira, UVic BCom class of 2020, can count her spare hours over the last year in cans of soup, jars of peanut butter and liters of milk. Murwira is the coordinator of the UVSS food bank.

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Chris Bruce

Pure math takes PhD across the world

Nine years after transferring to UVic as an undergraduate student, Chris Bruce is leaving with a PhD in Mathematics and a prestigious NSERC Banting Postdoctoral Fellowship.

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Alex Brolo

Mapping the COVID-19 recovery

UVic scientists are leading efforts to protect our health, and working with the community to ensure the social and economic resilience of our society.

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cyclists on UVic bike path

University Drive Cycling Plan gets into gear

Cycling and walking to campus is about to become a whole lot easier, with the implementation of much-needed improvements to the University Drive Connection Pathway.

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Earth-vibrating noise drops during pandemic

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