VIU Scholarship, Research, and Creative Activity

Scholarship, Research, and Creative Activity

Every day, VIU employees and students undertake boundary spanning research and creative activity. They ask thought provoking questions and challenge conventional ideas. They investigate, innovate and create new knowledge and works, that go on to change individuals, disciplines, and practices. They experiment with new models and techniques, forge new ground and innovate. They constantly strive to pursue new knowledge, find solutions to complex problems, and enhance the world we all inhabit.

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VIU Faculty and Staff are encouraged to mobilize their research and creative activity by delivering a 15 minute oral presentation followed by 5 minutes for feedback and discussion.
Hundreds of students and faculty will be participating in Vancouver Island University’s largest showcase event, CREATE 2019 and Research Week.

SRCA’s Monthly E-news is a celebration of scholarship, research and creative activity among students, faculty and staff at VIU. Includes a variety of news, events, resources, funding and knowledge sharing opportunities, and more! Have some related news that you'd like to share? If so, send to tanis.dagert@viu.ca

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VIU Receives $300,000 to Research Norovirus Contamination of Oysters

Research project focuses on helping the BC shellfish industry to forecast, manage and prevent risks to human health and multi-million-dollar losses associated...

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VIU Biology Professor Pens Paper About Insect Apocalypse Myth

Scientific paper sheds light on the damage sensationalist language can have on public opinion and conservation efforts of insect populations.Insectageddon. The...

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Assessing Creative Tourism in Rural BC and Yukon

Two Vancouver Island University (VIU) researchers are heading north to analyze a relatively new economic driver  ̶̶  creative tourism and its impact...

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Overcoming Barriers to Active Transportation With E-Bikes

A VIU student research project aims to help cities formulate cycling plans that include electric bicycles.­­Vancouver Island University (VIU) Masters of...

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