University of Victoria

University of Victoria

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Victoria, BC V8P 5C2
Environment - Oct 14
An ambitious research project will create the first Canadian assessment of the storage capacity of blue carbon ecosystems to help mitigate climate change, while also offering ways to protect Canada's coastal communities from rising seas and flooding.
Environment - Oct 11

Newly published research by scientists with the Solid Carbon project shows that carbon dioxide (CO2) taken from the atmosphere and injected into the deep subseafloor off Vancouver Island may turn into solid rock in about 25 years.

Social Sciences

A new podcast about memory, power and the journey to find truth launched today from the University of Victoria Libraries.

Environment - Sep 6

Humanities , Science , Social Sciences , Human and Social Development , Engineering From palliative care and supramolecular chemistry to experimental poetry, seven University of Victoria researchers, each of whom is making a unique and lasting contribution to the world, are being celebrated today by the Royal Society of Canada (RSC) with the country's highest academic honour.

Environment - Aug 18

Ocean Networks Canada (ONC), an initiative of the University of Victoria, today welcomes a new federal investment in its world-leading ocean observatories located on the Pacific, Atlantic and Arctic coasts of Canada.

Economics - Jun 20

The University of Victoria's activities, students and alumni help generate $3.3 billion to BC-s economy and overall prosperity, an independent study and analysis has determined.

Environment - Jun 9

If problems around water quality and wastewater in remote and poorly served communities are to be solved, they-ll need funding, local involvement and technical know-how.

Environment - Sep 29

Ian Mauro, an acclaimed environmental scientist and award-winning filmmaker, has been named as the new executive director of Pacific Institute for Climate Solutions (PICS), hosted and led by the University of Victoria in collaboration with UBC, SFU and UNBC.

Psychology - Sep 22

Traditional songs, dances and speeches are part of an Indigenous naming ceremony held today at Wawadiťła, also known as Mungo Martin House-the ceremonial big house built seven decades ago by the late Chief Mungo Martin-at Thunderbird Park on the traditional territory of the lək̓ʷəŋən peoples and of the Songhees and Esquimalt Nations.

Life Sciences - Aug 31
Life Sciences

A new front-door to the University of Victoria opens this week to advance health and life sciences innovation, in partnership with Vancouver Island Life Sciences.

Environment - Jul 15

An international forum seeking solutions and strategies for an increasingly polarized world is bringing global thought leaders together at the University of Victoria this summer for deep and difficult conversations on the issues that divide us.

Social Sciences

Social Sciences , Peter B. Gustavson School of Business , Fine Arts , Education , Humanities , Human and Social Development Two humanities-based projects that put past injustices at the forefront of public conversations about equitable futu

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