Shahira Khair

Day in the Life

As Data Curation Librarian, Shahira Khair develops services and expertise to better manage and support faculty and graduate students with their research data management needs.

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ancient manuscript

Making history tangible

UVic PhD student Brian Pollick worked closely with UVic Libraries to establish the Medieval Manuscript Fund, which has helped build one of the most extensive collections of medieval manuscripts west of Toronto.

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Ian manners at UVic

Ian Manners and materials science

The arrival of renowned chemist and materials scientist Ian Manners this fall as UVic's Canada 150 Research Chair underlines our determination to take our place as a world leader in the growing field of materials science.

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UVic medical physicist Magdalena Bazalova-Carter and graduate student Dylan Breitkreutz in lab

Turn down the dose

Medical physicist Magdalena Bazalova-Carter is striving to improve access and effectiveness of radiation therapy while reducing its harms.

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Simon Park at Tesla

Bike assist powers student into Tesla co-op

Simon Park is the most recent of 44 UVic co-op students to have landed an internship with Tesla. Park is the inventor of the Caboost, which converts any bicycle into an e-bike by attaching a small electric bike trailer.

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UVic students in Peru during a field school

Hands-on learning in Peru

Walking along the foothills of the northern Peruvian Amazon, 14 UVic environmental studies students embarked on a learning experience that wove together ecology, economy and spirituality.

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