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Clean energy projects at UVic get a $2.4M boost

$2.4 million in new funding from the Government of Canada and the Dennis and Phyllis Washington Foundation in conjunction with Seaspan will accelerate solutions-focused, clean energy projects at UVic.

News release
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Yesterday’s hottest summers are tomorrow's new norm

By 2050, virtually every summer will be hotter than any experienced to date, due to human-influenced climate change.

Hot summers
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Three hundred letters of outrage

Letters from Japanese Canadians in the mid to late 1940s protesting the forced sale of their property were recently discovered as part of the UVic-led Landscapes of Injustice research project.

300 letters
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Giving Tuesday

The sprinkles return on November 28. There’s lots of fun ways to participate in this global day of giving at UVic.

Take part
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Mark your calendar for United Way events

On Nov. 22, come to CARSA, pledge your support for varsity athletes and try out the multi-sport challenges. Also for the United Way campaign, join artisans and crafters from the UVic community for the Holiday Artisans Market in University Centre on Nov. 21.

United Way
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Have your say on the Campus Cycling Plan

Whether you cycle, walk or drive to campus, help shape UVic's first Campus Cycling Plan. Complete an online survey to share what you think are the priorities, issues and opportunities for cycling on campus.

Take the survey

The Edge brand guidelines

The Edge brand guidelines will help us all tell a consistent and unified story about UVic and allow you to get the materials you need to support your unit's goals by accessing templates and working with University Communications + Marketing.

Brand guidelines website
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The climate change reality

We need to prepare for the climate change we can't avoid. Now.


UVic's community news source

The Ring is the University of Victoria's community newspaper. The print edition is published 8 times a year, usually on the first Thursday of the month.

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