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Vernon Morning Star
Pierce makes Team Canada rugby debutFrance for five years. He’s come a long way from his days at Kal, to club ball
Pierce makes Team Canada rugby debut
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 19 hours ago
France for five years. He’s come a long way from his days at Kal, to club ball with the Crows, to university ball at the University of Victoria, to now playing against the best players in the world. “To play in Cameron’s position (second row),... Read more
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BC Local News
Cowichan Valley graduates offer advice for the futurefrom Cowichan Secondary School and said he’s “excited” about the next stage of
Cowichan Valley graduates offer advice for the future
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
from Cowichan Secondary School and said he’s “excited” about the next stage of his life. He has been accepted at the University of Victoria in the fall and will study for a biology degree. Charles said his goal is to become a medical doctor,... Read more
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The Tyee
Closing Britannia Secondary Will Hit Indigenous Students Hard, Say Community MembersFirst Nations education specialist with the Vancouver School Board and indigeno
Closing Britannia Secondary Will Hit Indigenous Students Hard, Say Community Members
The Tyee / Posted yesterday
First Nations education specialist with the Vancouver School Board and indigenous education professor emeritus at the University of Victoria, it's more than programs and cultural content that attracts indigenous students to Britannia. "Often... Read more
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BC Local News
Mapping out eelgrass in Sooke taken to new heightswearing high-visibility jackets huddled around a drone. They weren’t yahoos te
Mapping out eelgrass in Sooke taken to new heights
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
wearing high-visibility jackets huddled around a drone. They weren’t yahoos testing out their new flying toys though, but University of Victoria graduate students preparing for an experiment that will identify how eelgrass has changed over time... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
Mapping out eelgrass in Sooke taken to new heightswearing high-visibility jackets huddled around a drone. They weren’t yahoos te
Mapping out eelgrass in Sooke taken to new heights
Sooke News Mirror / Posted yesterday
wearing high-visibility jackets huddled around a drone. They weren’t yahoos testing out their new flying toys though, but University of Victoria graduate students preparing for an experiment that will identify how eelgrass has changed over time... Read more
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BC Local News
Local Olympian gears up for Ride Don’t Hidehas thought about returning to competitive cycling, but has instead thrown hers
Local Olympian gears up for Ride Don’t Hide
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
has thought about returning to competitive cycling, but has instead thrown herself back into her studies at the University of Victoria where she’s finishing a double major in biology and psychology. Battling depression has been a driving... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Confined space rescue contract renewedrequires employers who put employees in confined spaces must have a plan for th
Confined space rescue contract renewed
Oak Bay News / Posted 2 days ago
requires employers who put employees in confined spaces must have a plan for their safety,” said chief Dave Cockle. “The University of Victoria is a shared university between Saanich Fire Department and ourselves. Both of us have a technical... Read more
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BC Local News
Full nursing degree now at COTRthe Kootenays." Currently, students can do three years in Cranbrook, but must
Full nursing degree now at COTR
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
the Kootenays." Currently, students can do three years in Cranbrook, but must complete their final three semesters at the University of Victoria in order to graduate with a nursing degree. The announcement comes with $450,000 in funding that will... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Garden trends from Chelseaplans hatched before I collapsed with a glass of wine – unglamorously, unfashio
Garden trends from Chelsea
Oak Bay News / Posted 2 days ago
plans hatched before I collapsed with a glass of wine – unglamorously, unfashionably, but absolutely fabulously (of course). Christin Geall is an avid Oak Bay gardener and creative non-fiction writing instructor at the University o... Read more
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BC Local News
Saanich Police investigate theft of First Nations artSaanich Police are investigating the theft of a piece of First Nations art from
Saanich Police investigate theft of First Nations art
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
Saanich Police are investigating the theft of a piece of First Nations art from the University of Victoria. Oak Bay Police responded to a report of a break and enter at UVic’s Fraser building on June 13. Inside they discovered a few lockers had been... Read more
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Revelstoke Review
Revelstoke School District announces major staffing shufflewhen she taught math, and began working as a student counsellor starting in 199
Revelstoke School District announces major staffing shuffle
Revelstoke Review / Posted 2 days ago
when she taught math, and began working as a student counsellor starting in 1998. She has a Masters in Education in Counselling from the University of Victoria. The district credits her with helping to create RSS’s outstanding school envi... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Valuable artwork stolen from University of Victoria's Faculty of LawOak Bay and Saanich police are on the lookout for stolen art after a June 13 th
Valuable artwork stolen from University of Victoria's Faculty of Law
Oak Bay News / Posted 2 days ago
Oak Bay and Saanich police are on the lookout for stolen art after a June 13 theft at the University of Victoria. Oak Bay Police were called that day for a break and enter to the Fraser building where a vending machine and a few lockers were broken... Read more
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Peace Arch News
Skylar Sheehan memorial game raises $6Khis Grade 12 season with the Totems, Sheehan – whose father, Dave, also played
Skylar Sheehan memorial game raises $6K
Peace Arch News / Posted 2 days ago
his Grade 12 season with the Totems, Sheehan – whose father, Dave, also played Canadian university basketball, at the University of Victoria – helped lead the Totems to one of the program’s longest winning streaks in years, culminating in a... Read more
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ITBusiness.ca
BlackBerry CEO emphasizes growth of software division amid Q1 losssuite of software solutions had been substantial – from 90 customers to more th
BlackBerry CEO emphasizes growth of software division amid Q1 loss
ITBusiness.ca / Posted 2 days ago
suite of software solutions had been substantial – from 90 customers to more than 500 during the quarter, including such high-profile clients as the Canadian federal government, the University of Victoria, and a division within the U.S. P... Read more
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BC Local News
Ultimate dodgeball: O’Houlihan’s Heroes bounce to Vegas after victory in Surreylife, most recently with the Delta Ice Hawks of the Pacific Junior Hockey Leagu
Ultimate dodgeball: O’Houlihan’s Heroes bounce to Vegas after victory in Surrey
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
life, most recently with the Delta Ice Hawks of the Pacific Junior Hockey League; next year he’ll play for the Vikes at the University of Victoria. He first heard about the tournament a few weeks back via Facebook. And he went to work. “I assembled... Read more
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The Tyee
Health Firing Inquiry 'Adversarial, Intimidating'lost income and employment benefits and interest on money borrowed to finance t
Health Firing Inquiry 'Adversarial, Intimidating'
The Tyee / Posted 4 days ago
lost income and employment benefits and interest on money borrowed to finance their lawsuits. Rebecca Warburton is a University of Victoria associate professor in the school of public administration who was cross-appointed to the health... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Parksville runner chases Olympic berthfor his third games in next month’s trials. Thomas Riva, a former Ballenas cla
Parksville runner chases Olympic berth
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 4 days ago
for his third games in next month’s trials. Thomas Riva, a former Ballenas classmate of Butterworth’s who now attends the University of Victoria, won last year’s Canadian national championship in the men’s 1,500 metres and is shooting for the... Read more
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BC Local News
Video and story: Keeping oceans safe on the North Coasteducation initiative in Prince Rupert comes from Ocean Networks Canada (ONC), a
Video and story: Keeping oceans safe on the North Coast
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
education initiative in Prince Rupert comes from Ocean Networks Canada (ONC), an organization based out of the University of Victoria and funded by the federal and provincial governments. ONC started a Youth Science Ambassador program... Read more
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Surrey Leader
Former Surrey Eagle forward set to join SFUon the team’s current roster. SFU plays in the BC Intercollegiate Hockey Leagu
Former Surrey Eagle forward set to join SFU
Surrey Leader / Posted 4 days ago
on the team’s current roster. SFU plays in the BC Intercollegiate Hockey League, a circuit that includes Castlegar’s Selkirk College, Trinity Western University, the University of Victoria and Eastern Washington University in... Read more
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Cloverdale Reporter
Former Surrey Eagle forward set to join SFUon the team’s current roster. SFU plays in the BC Intercollegiate Hockey Leagu
Former Surrey Eagle forward set to join SFU
Cloverdale Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
on the team’s current roster. SFU plays in the BC Intercollegiate Hockey League, a circuit that includes Castlegar’s Selkirk College, Trinity Western University, the University of Victoria and Eastern Washington University in... Read more
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Peace Arch News
Former Surrey Eagle forward set to join SFUon the team’s current roster. SFU plays in the BC Intercollegiate Hockey Leagu
Former Surrey Eagle forward set to join SFU
Peace Arch News / Posted 4 days ago
on the team’s current roster. SFU plays in the BC Intercollegiate Hockey League, a circuit that includes Castlegar’s Selkirk College, Trinity Western University, the University of Victoria and Eastern Washington University in... Read more
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BC Local News
Maple Ridge lawyer rises to benchhis appointment taking effect June 27. Gunnell graduated from the University o
Maple Ridge lawyer rises to bench
BC Local News / Posted 5 days ago
his appointment taking effect June 27. Gunnell graduated from the University of Southampton in England as well as the University of Victoria, then after his call to the bar in 1990, he worked as an associate in a Maple Ridge law firm until... Read more
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BC Local News
Frank Parnell receives honorary law degreehas spent much of his career propping up First Nations' businesses in the regio
Frank Parnell receives honorary law degree
BC Local News / Posted 8 days ago
has spent much of his career propping up First Nations' businesses in the region has been recognized for his work by the University of Victoria. Frank Parnell, the CEO of TRICORP, the Tribal Resources Investment Corporation, received an honorary... Read more
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The Northern View
Frank Parnell receives honorary law degreehas spent much of his career propping up First Nations' businesses in the regio
Frank Parnell receives honorary law degree
The Northern View / Posted 8 days ago
has spent much of his career propping up First Nations' businesses in the region has been recognized for his work by the University of Victoria. Frank Parnell, the CEO of TRICORP, the Tribal Resources Investment Corporation, received an honorary... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Annual track classic comes to UVic stadium SundayInternational Track Classic comes to Centennial Stadium this Sunday, June 19. W
Annual track classic comes to UVic stadium Sunday
Oak Bay News / Posted 8 days ago
International Track Classic comes to Centennial Stadium this Sunday, June 19. With the Rio Olympics on the horizon, the University of Victoria Vikes will welcome a host of elite international talent to the Island. Organized by the Victoria... Read more
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The Northern View
Keeping oceans safe on the North Coasteducation initiative in Prince Rupert comes from Ocean Networks Canada (ONC), a
Keeping oceans safe on the North Coast
The Northern View / Posted 8 days ago
education initiative in Prince Rupert comes from Ocean Networks Canada (ONC), an organization based out of the University of Victoria and funded by the federal and provincial governments. ONC started a Youth Science Ambassador program... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
JOCK TALK: Busy week on West Shore sceneMetchosin takes on Fulham beginning at 6 p.m. Tuesday, June 21 at Windsor Park.
JOCK TALK: Busy week on West Shore scene
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
Metchosin takes on Fulham beginning at 6 p.m. Tuesday, June 21 at Windsor Park. With the Rio Olympics on the horizon, the University of Victoria welcomes a host of elite international talent for the 28th annual Victoria International Track... Read more
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BC Local News
Gunning gets Robyn Muir Award as inspiration to athletes and coachesfor four teams while keeping up with a touch academic schedule kept Gunning bus
Gunning gets Robyn Muir Award as inspiration to athletes and coaches
BC Local News / Posted 9 days ago
for four teams while keeping up with a touch academic schedule kept Gunning busy as he will pursue engineering at the University of Victoria. The highlights of his Lakers career includes provincial appearances in volleyball and golf this... Read more
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Penticton Western News
Gunning gets Robyn Muir Award as inspiration to athletes and coachesfor four teams while keeping up with a touch academic schedule kept Gunning bus
Gunning gets Robyn Muir Award as inspiration to athletes and coaches
Penticton Western News / Posted 9 days ago
for four teams while keeping up with a touch academic schedule kept Gunning busy as he will pursue engineering at the University of Victoria. The highlights of his Lakers career includes provincial appearances in volleyball and golf this... Read more
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Peace Arch News
Game for Skylar honours former South Surrey basketball starhis Grade 12 season with the Totems, Sheehan – whose father, Dave, also played
Game for Skylar honours former South Surrey basketball star
Peace Arch News / Posted 9 days ago
his Grade 12 season with the Totems, Sheehan – whose father, Dave, also played Canadian university basketball, at the University of Victoria – helped lead the Totems to one of the program's longest winning streaks in years, culminating in a... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Oak Bay Beach Hotel hosts ‘artist that painted Victoria’was going to be the artist that painted Victoria.” Among his paintings of this
Oak Bay Beach Hotel hosts ‘artist that painted Victoria’
Oak Bay News / Posted 10 days ago
was going to be the artist that painted Victoria.” Among his paintings of this seaside city are commissioned works for the University of Victoria, the Empress Hotel and hundreds of happy homeowners. “I decided to specialize in people’s homes and... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
PACE triathlete Sofia Cecic going to BC Summer Gamesand preparing for the Summer Games. This past weekend she qualified by racing
PACE triathlete Sofia Cecic going to BC Summer Games
Comox Valley Record / Posted 10 days ago
and preparing for the Summer Games. This past weekend she qualified by racing at the Victoria Youth Triathlon at the University of Victoria. In a tightly contested race where there was one opportunity available to make the Summer Games team,... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
RCMP investigating three sex-assault allegations against SFU studentuniversity is the latest to grapple with alleged sexual assaults involving stud
RCMP investigating three sex-assault allegations against SFU student
The Globe and Mail / Posted 11 days ago
university is the latest to grapple with alleged sexual assaults involving students, after the University of B.C. and University of Victoria faced accusations they had mishandled reports of attacks. Driver says in a statement that as soon as... Read more
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BC Local News
Student accused of three sex assaults: SFUis limited. The university is the latest to grapple with alleged sexual assaul
Student accused of three sex assaults: SFU
BC Local News / Posted 11 days ago
is limited. The university is the latest to grapple with alleged sexual assaults involving students, after UBC and University of Victoria faced accusations they had mishandled reports of attacks. As soon as university personnel became... Read more
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Oak Bay News
UVic cave art expert National Geographic Emerging Explorerup for a stone age art class, paving the way to a project that's caught the eye
UVic cave art expert National Geographic Emerging Explorer
Oak Bay News / Posted 11 days ago
up for a stone age art class, paving the way to a project that's caught the eye of National Geographic. Working as a University of Victoria PhD candidate, the 39-year-old and her husband, who works as a photographer/filmmaker, spent two years... Read more
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Goldstream News Gazette
Nominations sought for outstanding seniorsDo you know an outstanding volunteer that may be reaching their senior years?
Nominations sought for outstanding seniors
Goldstream News Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
Do you know an outstanding volunteer that may be reaching their senior years? Each year, the University of Victoria Institute on Aging and Lifelong Health, formerly the Centre on Aging, celebrates local seniors with an award called the Valued Elder... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Will be held in Sarnia July 25-29professionally throughout Canada over the past 20 years, holds a Master of Musi
Will be held in Sarnia July 25-29
Sarnia Observer / Posted 12 days ago
professionally throughout Canada over the past 20 years, holds a Master of Music in Performance and Pedagogy from the University of Victoria in British Columbia. The ISO's principal cellist, Barbara Armstrong, will be teaching cello students... Read more
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The News & Observer
NASA takes 23,000-foot view of the world’s coral reefsdegraded by a combination of local factors and global climate change.” Julia B
NASA takes 23,000-foot view of the world’s coral reefs
The News & Observer / Posted 13 days ago
degraded by a combination of local factors and global climate change.” Julia Baum, assistant professor of biology at the University of Victoria in British Columbia, Canada, has done extensive research on coral reefs and told the AP on Wednesday... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
Bath salts with a West Coast flairin the salts. Pritchard believes she’s the only Sooke business produce homemad
Bath salts with a West Coast flair
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 13 days ago
in the salts. Pritchard believes she’s the only Sooke business produce homemade bath salts. After graduating from the University of Victoria business program nine years ago, Pichert travelled the world teaching yoga before settling in Sooke a... Read more
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Oak Bay News
UVic honours indigenous leaders, OlympianFour Indigenous leaders and one of Canada’s most successful Olympic athletes re
UVic honours indigenous leaders, Olympian
Oak Bay News / Posted 14 days ago
Four Indigenous leaders and one of Canada’s most successful Olympic athletes receive honorary degrees from the University of Victoria during spring convocation ceremonies next week. • Clara Hughes won six Olympic cycling and speed skating medals,... Read more
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The Maui News
NASA to take 23,000-foot view of the world’s coral reefslocal factors and global climate change" over the past few decades. Julia Baum
NASA to take 23,000-foot view of the world’s coral reefs
The Maui News / Posted 14 days ago
local factors and global climate change" over the past few decades. Julia Baum, an assistant professor of biology at the University of Victoria in British Columbia, has done extensive research on coral reefs and said that the data gathered from... Read more
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BC Local News
Kelowna Art Gallery offers summer art classesartist in several media including drawing, watercolour, and block printing. El
Kelowna Art Gallery offers summer art classes
BC Local News / Posted 15 days ago
artist in several media including drawing, watercolour, and block printing. Elwood is a graduate with honours from the University of Victoria, and has attended the Banff Centre’s studio program, as well as the University of Calgary’s Art... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Kelowna Art Gallery offers summer art classesartist in several media including drawing, watercolour, and block printing. El
Kelowna Art Gallery offers summer art classes
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 15 days ago
artist in several media including drawing, watercolour, and block printing. Elwood is a graduate with honours from the University of Victoria, and has attended the Banff Centre’s studio program, as well as the University of Calgary’s Art... Read more
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The Irish Times
Wild Geese: Derek Proctor, Loy Nava Dinner Cruises, Bangkokfamily to take care of the child who had been taken back from a family in Singa
Wild Geese: Derek Proctor, Loy Nava Dinner Cruises, Bangkok
The Irish Times / Posted 15 days ago
family to take care of the child who had been taken back from a family in Singapore.” Having done an MBA with the University of Victoria in Canada, he decided in 1997 that management consulting had become repetitious, so he abandoned it... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Canada yet to ratify first global treaty to combat illegal fishingfrom the current government in addressing illegal fishing at the international
Canada yet to ratify first global treaty to combat illegal fishing
The Globe and Mail / Posted 16 days ago
from the current government in addressing illegal fishing at the international level. Ted McDorman, a law professor at the University of Victoria, said he believes Canada is already a leader in terms of addressing illegal fishing. “It doesn’t... Read more
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Oak Bay News
The sweet tale of a Tea Party brideOak Bay, attending St. Christopher’s Montessori School, Monterey (then elementa
The sweet tale of a Tea Party bride
Oak Bay News / Posted 16 days ago
Oak Bay, attending St. Christopher’s Montessori School, Monterey (then elementary) and Oak Bay High before heading for the University of Victoria. She met husband Mike McCubbin in 2012 after moving to Vancouver in 2012 to attend nursing school at... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
Artist creates powerful reflections on logging industryhas had work in 15 solo exhibitions in public galleries in B.C. and Alberta. S
Artist creates powerful reflections on logging industry
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
has had work in 15 solo exhibitions in public galleries in B.C. and Alberta. She holds a degree in visual arts from the University of Victoria and is a part-time art instructor in Prince George and teaches painting workshops in various locations... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
NASA takes 23,000-foot view of the world's coral reefsof local factors and global climate change" over the past few decades. Julia B
NASA takes 23,000-foot view of the world's coral reefs
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
of local factors and global climate change" over the past few decades. Julia Baum, assistant professor of biology at the University of Victoria in British Columbia, has done extensive research on coral reefs and said the data gathered from this... Read more
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The Times Leader
NASA takes 23,000-foot view of the world's coral reefsof local factors and global climate change" over the past few decades. Julia B
NASA takes 23,000-foot view of the world's coral reefs
The Times Leader / Posted 16 days ago
of local factors and global climate change" over the past few decades. Julia Baum, assistant professor of biology at the University of Victoria in British Columbia, has done extensive research on coral reefs and said the data gathered from this... Read more
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BC Local News
Syrian musician adapting to life in Canadaexcited to learn English, but to share his passion for music with the local com
Syrian musician adapting to life in Canada
BC Local News / Posted 16 days ago
excited to learn English, but to share his passion for music with the local community. He played two concerts with the University of Victoria Symphony and played at a fundraiser for the Intercultural Association of Greater Victoria... Read more
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