Katherine Elvira

Mentoring through COVID

UVic's Katherine Elvira mentored companies as part of a Creative Destruction Lab's COVID-19 recovery program.

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Paterson (left) and Turner.

Mental health impacts of COVID-19

UVic researchers Brianna Turner and Theone Paterson are working with a global team of scientists to understand the different impacts and improve the mental well-being of communities in Canada.


REACH Awards celebrate UVic scholars

The 2020 REACH Awards celebrate our faculty, researchers, and graduate students who lead the way in dynamic learning and make a vital impact at UVic, in the classroom and beyond.

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Alejandra Zubiria Perez

Grizzly bear conservation supported by computing

Alejandra Zubiria Perez, who graduates this month with a master's in geography, focused her UVic studies on grizzly bear behavior.

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Begüm Eryılmaz

Student support in a time of uncertainty

In this spring’s whirlwind of COVID-19 responses, the Student Services team at Continuing Studies went to extraordinary lengths to make sure more than 300 international students remained informed and well-supported.

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Sarah Hunt

Q & A on Indigenous political ecology

Sarah Hunt/Tłaliłila’ogwa—Canada Research Chair in Indigenous Political Ecology—discusses her research, her return home, and what it’s like to be a role model for Indigenous students.

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Julio Navarro

Cosmologist named 'research giant'

Cosmologist Julio Navarro has been recognized as a Citation Laureate for his revolutionary work in galaxy formation and evolution, cosmic structure and dark matter halos.

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Jamie Cassels

A glance back as Cassels presidency winds down

Cassels will end his term as president in November, when incoming president Kevin Hall takes the helm. It’s a time of reflection for Cassels, who has taught and worked at UVic for almost 40 years in roles ranging from law professor to Vice President Academic and Provost, and on up to president.

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