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  • Unsettling settler belonging: (Re)naming and territory making in the Pacific Northwest [post-print] 

    Murphyao, Amanda; Black, Kelly (Taylor & Francis Group, 2015)
    Names can act as daily reminders of a colonial presence. To unsettle Settler origin stories, we strive to reveal the legacy of (dis)possession rooted in naming. As case studies, we consider the attribution of the name ...
  • The potential effects of climate change on the habitat range of the Vancouver Island marmot (2017) 

    Thelin, Larissa (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-03-29)
    Poster presenting a research project to calculate and map the Vancouver Island marmot's current potential habitat range as well as the projected habitat range based on the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change's (IPCC) ...
  • Inclusion canoe and kayak in Nanaimo, BC 

    Nikitovic, Anne (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-03-29)
    Poster highlighting a project to help establish inclusion-friendly, socially responsible sports and recreation clubs by collaborating with community organizations to make their programs more accessible and inclusive. The ...
  • Blending our practice: Using online and face-to-face methods to sustain community among faculty in an extended length professional development program [post-print] 

    Paskevicius, Michael; Bortolin, Kathleen (Taylor & Francis Group, 2016)
    This paper outlines the design and implementation of a nine-month faculty development program delivered using a combination of face-to-face and online methods. Participants from a range of disciplines met at regular ...
  • D is for differences 

    Chicorelli, Jen (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-03-29)
    Poster outlining a project to develop a series of presentations teaching Kindergarten and Grade One students that it is okay to be different. The vision is that by acknowledging, discussing, and celebrating differences, ...
  • STEM education: a pathway to developing twenty-first century leadership and career skills 

    Olynick, Fenella A. (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2016)
    Literature in the field suggests that a disconnect exists between the way we teach in 2016, and the twenty-first century skills and competencies students need to succeed in our rapidly changing, technologically-driven, ...
  • No.1 Mine 

    Campbell, Janice (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2016)
    Summary of the Number 1 Mine.
  • Re-creation through recreation: Exploring contemporary perspectives of Indigenous leisure 

    Peterson, Britta (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-03-29)
    Poster highlighting research into what role leisure plays in the development of cultural identity for Coast Salish Indigenous peoples.
  • Leading the trend in space tourism 

    Oussoren, Ruben (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-03-29)
    Poster exploring space tourism as a developing industry and its potential as a new trend in adventure tourism.
  • Nanaimo Group sedimentary basin analysis 

    Fraser, Andrew; Groat Saluk, Kyle; Henderson, Graeme; Kimbley, Mikael; Johnston, Byron (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-03-29)
    There is considerable disagreement amongst geologists about the type of sedimentary basin involved during the Nanaimo Group formation. This poster presents information about possible sedimentary basin types and sources.
  • Neonicotinoids in Canada 

    Bachen, Curtis; Beaulne, Justine; Eaton, George; Kirk, Mackenzie (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-03-29)
    Poster designed to bring awareness to the use and viability of neonicotinoids. Using a Canadian perspective, the history, regulation, and impact of these pesticides are addressed.
  • Investigating people's attachment to place: Getting the idea off the ground 

    Stiwich, Kendra (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-03-29)
    Poster highlighting research investigating parent and guardian attachment to their children's school, Sunrise Waldorf School. Built institutions, such as schools, often bring together a diverse group of people, and are ...
  • Reconstruction of the depositional environment of the Nanaimo Group rocks using Architectural Element Analysis 

    Cristancho, Andres; Brown, Alex; Alkhalifa, Jad; McMenamin, Galen (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-03-29)
    Poster highlighting research aiming to reconstruct the depositional environment of the Nanaimo Group using Architectural Element Analysis (AEA).
  • Being a good citizen: $12 Good Food Box 

    Proudfoot, Linn; Renaud, Bailey; Hill, Eric; Nutt, Ryan (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-03-29)
    Poster advertising the Good Food Box program.
  • Little bean, fairly big impact [Book Review] Beyond fair trade: How one small coffee company helped transform a hillside village in Thailand 

    Alexander, Don (Alternatives, Inc., 2016)
    Book review of "Beyond fair trade: How one small coffee company helped transform a hillside village in Thailand" by Mark Pendergast (Vancouver: Greystone Books, 2015).
  • Bee careful 

    Curtis-Vanhinsberg, Cosima; Di Ruocco, Ciro; Lazarich, Marina; Judson, Braden (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-03-29)
    Photos of mixed media artwork along with biology research summaries that together display research conducted on bees. Topics include bee habitats, especially in urban areas, and how neonicotinoids are causing a decline in ...
  • Anodic stripping voltammetry 

    Guzman, Sara (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-03-29)
    Poster exploring anodic stripping voltammetry using bismuth film electrodes (BiFEs) rather than mercury film electrodes (MFE) for trace metals analysis.
  • aStaticViewOfDynamicCode a DIGI 221 creation 

    Louch, Donald; Powell, Andrew; Lim, Calleigh; McGinn, Tara (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-03-29)
    A poster displaying a static view of four dynamic effects generated by JavaScript.
  • Canadian oil and gas sector 

    Ritchie, Allison (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-03-29)
    Poster taking a close up look at the Canadian oil and gas sector, showing an industry that has stalled in recent years, but has great potential to expand and progress in the near future. . The goal of this research is to ...
  • Unsettling an image: Behind the BC Studies conference poster 

    Black, Kelly (BC Studies, 2017-02-02)
    Blog post exploring the use of the image "The picture of the King" from the Royal British Columbia Museum and Archives collection for the 2017 BC Studies conference poster. Conference date: May 4 - 6, 2017. Location: ...

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