Kevin Palmer-Wilson on Mt. Doug/PKOLS

Renewable energy pathways

How much land will a carbon-free electricity system require? A UVic PhD student aims to find out.

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Eddie Mukahanana crouching by a St. George's Park Football Centre sign

Day in the Life

Meet Eddie Mukahanana, an admissions officer at UVic and a former member of the Zimbabwe national football team.

The Ring
UVic faculty member Helga Thorson in her office with many books

One of only 10 for 2019 3M Teaching Awards

Dr. Helga Thorson is the 12th UVic scholar—and one of only 10 researchers this year—to win the prestigious 3M National Teaching Fellowship award.

The Ring
Michael Holmes holding a rugby ball, Lori Clarke holding a basketball, and Sara Brant Ballantyne holding a field hockey stick

UVic Sports Hall of Fame 2019

Joining the UVic Sports Hall of Fame in 2019 are Michael Holmes (Vikes rugby), Lori Clarke (women's basketball) and Sara Brant Ballantyne (women's field hockey).

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Group of people at a cocoa farm in Cameroon, including UVic researcher Sophia Carodenuto

Cocoa farming in West Africa

A UVic study on cocoa farming in three countries was published internationally just ahead of Valentine's Day. (Image: field work meeting in Cameroon.)

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Master Carver Tim Paul and Edward Johnson Jr. standing next to the fallen cedar

UVic chosen as national location for UNESCO project

An ancient cedar, fallen in Huu-ay-aht territory during a windstorm 50-70 years ago and weighing as much as a humpback whale, will be carved by renowned Nuu-chah-nulth carver Tim Paul and located at UVic.

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UVic researchers Tim Stockwell and Bernie Pauly outside by storage containers

Trailblazing harm reduction

UVic researchers find that Managed Alcohol Programs serve an often-overlooked vulnerable population.

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