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    • Factors affecting post-secondary pathway choices 

      Turcotte, Devon (2018-07-24)
      University has long been considered the gold standard for post-secondary education. This study used a survey of current post-secondary students enrolled in a science or engineering program at an Ontario university in order ...
    • Factors contributing to student success at Cowichan Adult Learning Centre 

      Cowley, Philip A. (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2011-05)
      This action research study was designed to discover what students at an adult learning centre believed were the factors that both promoted and prevented their educational success. The centre was located in a medium sized ...
    • Factors effecting career choice of young Punjabi high school students 

      Kaur, Harleen (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2019)
      The purpose of this study was to address a problem where students in Punjab are often pushed onto career paths that don’t evoke passion for them. Specifically, factors that influence students while they are selecting their ...
    • Factors influencing community recovery decision making : a case study of recovery from the 2016 Fort McMurray wildfires 

      Woolf, Erica Taylor (2018-05-08)
      When large-scale disasters impact entire communities, entire communities must in turn collectively negotiate the recovery process and the associated recovery decisions. While these decisions affect the recovery outcomes ...
    • Factors that affect union participation by teachers 

      Wood, Denise (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2014)
      This study investigated factors that encouraged teachers to participate or discouraged them from participating in their union. Surveys were distributed to teachers in School District 68, and 144 surveys were returned ...
    • Factors that impact girls’ education in Ghana: the role of cultural mind-set 

      Rubio, Aurora (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018)
      This research explores fully, cultural mind-set, as the main factor that underlies the problem of girls’ education in Ghana, rather than poverty. This research highlights and analyses the cultural aspects of Ghanaian society ...
    • Factors that influence bystander CPR: A narrative review 

      Carragher, Rianne; Johnson, Jessie; Harder, Marti (International Journal of Current Research, 2017-06)
      Sudden out-of-hospital cardiac arrests are the most common cause of death worldwide. This mortality rate can be significantly reduced with the provision of bystander cardiopulmonary resuscitation. This narrative review ...
    • Faculty developers as allies (not experts) in supporting Indigenous perspectives 

      Bortolin, Kathleen (Universities Canada, 2018-01-30)
      Situated in teaching and learning centres, faculty developers are well-positioned to be allies in the face of faculty uncertainty. Here and now, teaching and learning centres are being called to go beyond drawing rubrics ...
    • Faculty members’ perspectives on issues stemming from lack of government funding (constrained budgets) and on possible solutions 

      Mottershead, Paul (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2016)
      The purpose of this study was to look at the pressure post-secondary institutions are now faced with in having to generate more revenue to make up for the lack of government funding. The question asked in his study was: ...
    • The Fairbridge Farm scheme 

      Dunae, Patrick A. (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 1992-03-12)
      Audio recording of Dr. Patrick Dunae's March 1992 presentation to the Nanaimo Historical Society about the Prince of Wales Fairbridge Farm School in Cowichan Station, near Duncan, where between 1935 and 1951, almost 450 ...
    • Family and Community Support Services (FCSS) : weaving Alberta’s social fabric 

      Cameron, C. Scott (2013-11-14)
      The Family and Community Support Services (FCSS) program is a provincial/municipal partnership that serves over 99% of Alberta’s population through a network of community and regional programs (FCSSAA, 2013). This network ...
    • Family Nature Clubs: Exploring the Parent-Child-Nature Relationship 

      O'Rourke, Alexandra (2017-07-13)
      Because parents have been found to ultimately influence the degree to which their children have contact with the natural world (Chawla, 2015; Clements, 2004; Louv, 2005, Rivkin, 1998; Sobel, 2008), the parent-child-nature ...
    • Fantasy Island 

      Grant, Jannine (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2019-04-11)
      Fantasy Island is a collection of poems by Vancouver Island University student and Nanaimo resident Jannine Grant exposing the illusions and impacts of colonialism on Vancouver Island and beyond. Historic and ongoing ...
    • Far East Cafe 

      Far East Cafe (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 15/12/2015)
      Menu in Chinese and English from Far East Caf̩ restaurant in San Francisco, CA. Chop suey, chow mein, won ton, boiled noodles, soup, eggs, rice, miscellaneous, cocktails, mixed drinks, after dinner, brandies, imported ...
    • Far East Cafe 2 

      Far East Cafe (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 5/26/2016)
      Menu in English and Chinese from Far East Caf̩ restaurant in San Francisco. Chop suey, boiled noodles, eggs, rice, soup, Chinese desserts, fried noodles, miscellaneous, won ton, eggs, sandwiches, salads, relish, teas, soda ...
    • Farm Table advertisment 

      Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2013)
      Farm Table restaurant advertisement.
    • Farm Table beverage menu 1 

      Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2013)
      Farm Table beverage menu. Non-alcoholic beverages, alcoholic beverages, white by the glass, red by the glass, rose by the glass.
    • Farm Table beverage menu 2 

      Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2015)
      Farm Table beverage menu. Non-alcoholic beverages, alcoholic beverages, white wine, red wine.
    • Farm Table beverage menu 3 

      Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2014)
      Farm Table beverage menu. Non-alcoholic beverages, alcoholic beverages, white wine, red wine.
    • Farm Table invitation 

      Unknown author (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2013)
      Invitation to the opening of Farm Table restaurant.