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    • Healing the brain: Mild traumatic brain injury in central Vancouver Island adolescents 

      Inglis, Amanda; Spence, Jessylee (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-03-29)
      Poster highlighting project to help the Nanaimo Brain Injury Society expand its services, especially in relation to mild traumatic brain injuries (concussions) in youth aged 15-19. Research was conducted through a ...
    • Hearthless: A philosophical framework for the politically active town square 

      Alizadeh-Ebadi, Sevdan (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2020-04)
      In cities around the world, the most iconic, memorable, and celebrated spaces are those where public lives converge for the purposes of political assembly. These are the places where public life and public space have a ...
    • Is the parish perishing?: Mixed-use church redevelopments 

      Baugh, Stephen (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2020-03)
      Churches are a significant part of both the physical and social infrastructure of Canadian cities. While church properties are privately owned, and Church congregations are religiously motivated, their actions are not ...
    • Municipally supported placemaking: Understanding challenges and factors for success in B.C. cities 

      Montgomery, Mikaila (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2022-04)
      The purpose of this research is to understand what factors lead to successful municipally supported placemaking initiatives. The research identifies existing barriers and current initiatives through a series of semi-structured ...
    • Not in my backyard? Resident perceptions on supportive social housing 

      Hagen, Jenna; Haynes, Sally; Freedman, Jack (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-03-29)
      Poster presenting research into perspectives of surrounding residents about the Uplands Drive Social Housing Complex in Nanaimo, B.C. The goal of the project was to explore whether there was a change in perspective from ...
    • On the streets: A pilot study on community initiatives in downtown Nanaimo 

      Inglis, Amanda; White, Charlotte (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-11)
      Poster highlighting research about the impact of homelessness and its associated community initiatives on businesses in downtown Nanaimo.
    • Protesting the right to protest: Fighting Bill C-51 

      Chumsa-Jones, James (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 3/30/2016)
      Poster giving information about Bill C-51 and an account of the creator's participation in two rallies (one in Nanaimo on March 14, 2015 and one in Victoria on March 12, 2016) which protested the bill.
    • Rental revival?: Exploring the potential implications of applying residential rental tenure zoning in Metro Vancouver 

      Scott-Iversen, Erian (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2019-04)
      In a region like Metro Vancouver, where housing costs have recently risen faster than household incomes, an affordable housing supply is necessary to ensure safe, secure housing is available to all residents. Local governments ...
    • Winter warmth 

      MacKinnon, Tanner; Merino, Hugo; Whitelaw, Mikaela (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 3/30/2016)
      Poster highlighting interdisciplinary applied community research about homelessness and shelters in Nanaimo.