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    • Can speleothems assist in unravelling the paleoclimatic history of coastal British Columbia? 

      Dean, Nicole (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2019-04-11)
      Paleoclimate reconstruction is an important tool used by climate scientists in order to understand and predict past, modern and future climate-related issues. Proxies, such as speleothems, can help us to form these climate ...
    • Canadian Nursing Students' Association (CNSA) | Association des étudiant(e)s infirmières du Canada (AEIC) 

      Shaff, Keeley; Rosche, Madalynn (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-03-29)
      Poster giving information about the Canadian Nursing Students' Association (CNSA) including information about the association's national conferences in Winnipeg, Manitoba (2017) and at Vancouver Island University in Nanaimo, ...
    • 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 ...
    • Cedar weaving and Coast Salish weaving 

      Joe, Adrienne (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-03-29)
      Poster comparing Cedar bark weaving and Coast Salish loom weaving.
    • Changes in gene expression and development in response to naphthenic acid exposure in Drosophila melanogaster 

      Madge, Evan (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2019-04-11)
      Poster highlighting research investigating if exposure to naphthenic acids (NAs), a significant environmental contaminant found in oil extraction waste water, can affect the egg-to-pupal stage maturation rate of Drosophila ...
    • Characteristics of luxury tourism market 

      Jaeger, Linus (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-12)
      Poster exploring the growing trend of luxury travel.
    • Characteristics of medical tourism in South Korea 

      Shen, Zhongyi (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-12)
      Medical tourism is a tourist service based on the themes of medical care, rehabilitation, and cultivation. It helps to drive the development of related industries, create jobs and create huge economic benefits for ...
    • Child poverty: National, provincial, regional 

      Campbell, Savanah; Stevenson, Dayna; Sime Duchesne, Kassandra; Vesprey, Elijah (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2019-04-09)
      Poster exploring child poverty in Canada, in British Columbia, and in Nanaimo.
    • Chinese understanding of winter tourism: An exploratory study in the Yukon Territory, Canada 

      Zhang, Xinhui (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-12)
      The purpose of my research is to increase our understanding of Yukon winter tourism from a Chinese perspective and to gain insights into Chinese tourists’ trip expectations and evaluations.
    • Climate change and the BEC zones: A study of climate change effects on the CDFmm and CWHxm BEC subzones 

      Deland, Jean Pierre; Roy, Simon; Strom, Jeremy (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-12)
      The aim of this research was to conduct various surveys and collect data at multiple locations on South Eastern Vancouver Island. The study tested the gathered data against several statistical methods and explored if ...
    • Climate change threatens the health of British Columbians 

      Gaiga, Serena; Kuzminski, Kurt; Latham, Tanys; Lightfoot, Charmaine; Nikolov, Ivo; Thomson, Dulcie (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-11)
      A literature review investigated the links between climate change and the Prerequisites of Health as defined in the Ottawa Charter for Health Promotion: peace, food, shelter, sustainable resources, education, ...
    • Cloud computing in school: Teachers' feelings of comfort using Google Suite for education in school contexts 

      Ly, Vi (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2019-04-09)
      Photos of mixed media poster that displayed research on teachers' integration of Google Suite in the classroom.
    • Cocooning: Staying home for recreation 

      Lauffenberger, Trevor (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-12)
      With factors such as technology and limited access to public facilities more and more families and individuals are pursiuing their recreational interests from within their homes. Financial, social, and safety motivations ...
    • Comparative case analysis: BC senior leisure travelers in Canada 

      Norton, Hollie; Vine, Samantha; Coulombe, Anna (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-11)
      The purpose of this research is to conduct a comparative analysis of domestic, senior, leisure travelers in British Columbia, with a focus on a younger age group versus an older. The seniors have been classified into ...
    • Confronting vicarious trauma 

      Davies, Brittney; Deroy, Jen; Hug, Stephanie; Court, Jenner (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2019-04-10)
      Ongoing exposure to the re-telling of traumatic events in their student’s lives can result in vicarious trauma for teachers. Can developing a personal practice for educators through mindfulness trainings help reduce teacher ...
    • Contact metamorphism of limestone at Open Bay, Quadra Island 

      Ng-Cornish, Jenica; Lokken, Knut; Hamre, Tennes; Temos, Nicholas; Stearn, Michael (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-12)
      On the east coast of Quadra Island, B.C. exposes metasedimentary country rock of Quatsino and/or Parsons Bay Formations intruded by the magmatic front of the Coast Plutonic Complex (CPC). The research conducted in this ...
    • 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, ...
    • Delineating foraging areas of a surface feeding seabird 

      Osborne, Orla (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-12)
      Poster exploring if seabird GPS tracking can be used to identify foraging locations and provide vital information for the delineation of important seabird areas.
    • Delineating karst groundwater flow paths by fluorescent dye tracing on Quadra Island, BC 

      Temos, Nicholas; Dean, Nicole; De Laplante, Ghislain; McIntyre, Mirjana; Hamre, TJ; Rossetto, Cameron; Fraser, Andrew (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2019-04-11)
      In the Fall of 2019 a dye trace was conducted at three sink points and four springs near Stramberg Farm, Quadra Island BC. The goal of the project was to delineate subsurface flow paths to better understand the recharge ...
    • Differentiated learning practice in China: Chinese teachers report how teacher evaluation system can affect the successful implementation of differentiated learning in a classroom 

      Jia, Wenjue (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2020)
      The purpose of the present study is to understand in what ways mandatory teacher assessments in China affect high school teachers' motivations to practice differentiated learning in high school classrooms in grades 10 through 12.