A university of partnerships

Nelson in a lab

Mobilizing a cellular army

New research is using our own immune systems to battle cancer.

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Craft sale

Holiday Artisans Market for United Way

This year's Holiday Artisan's Maket on Dec. 1 will feature over two dozen talented local artisans from UVic and the Greater Victoria community offering a range of items.

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UVic faculty standing along beach

Canada’s academic stars are coming to Victoria

Eight UVic faculty members are being honoured for their impact in areas vital to Canada and the world.

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World map showing groundwater availability

A third of the world drinks groundwater every day

A UVic–led study estimates less than six per cent of global supply is renewable in a human lifespan.

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First Peoples House on the UVic campus

UVic's response to TRC recommendations

UVic is drawing inspiration from the Truth and Reconciliation Commission's report to renew our commitment to contributing to reconciliation with Canada's Indigenous Peoples and working towards the goal of closing the educational achievement gap.

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New facility enhances health care learning

A new hands-on teaching and training facility inside Royal Jubilee Hospital will help nurses, doctors, midwives and other health care learners gain crucial clinical skills treating simulated "humans"—lifelike, programmable mannequins that breathe, talk, cough and respond to bedside care.

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