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 sits on a bench outside the UVSS SUB

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 standing in a staircase

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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Three students bike across the UVic campus

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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Two mature bull caribou

Statistics don’t add up in wolf control

A new study overturns the conclusions of an influential paper on how to slow the decline of endangered mountain caribou. By including a fundamental statistical step the researchers, including UVic’s Chris Darimont, yield a different result.

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John Borrows

Q&A with John Borrows

John Borrows, Canada Research Chair in Indigenous Law and 2020 recipient of the Governor General's Innovation Award, talks about Indigenous health and economic prosperity.

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Earth-vibrating noise drops during pandemic

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