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    • 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.
    • 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).
    • Refugee intake in Canada 

      Gates, Natalie; Rogers, Lauren (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-03-29)
      Poster about refugee intake in Canada, including information about methods of sponsorship, laws and policies, and challenges.
    • Regional hydrogeology of Illusion and Spider Lake area 

      Dean, Nicole; McIntyre, Mirjana; Rossetto, Cameron; Schluessel, Kurt; Stearn, Michael (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2019-04-11)
      In British Columbia, many aquifers occur in unconsolidated sediments prone to contamination and over-extraction. In the Nanaimo Lowlands, understanding of subsurface sediments is regionally constrained by the ...
    • Remote predictive mapping of surficial materials, Kathawachaga Lake (076L), western Nunavut, Canada 

      Smith, Trevor B. (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 3/30/2016)
      Poster highlighting a study to generate a remotely predicted surficial geology map of the Kathawachaga Lake region (NTS 076L), and to explore new methodologies of remote predictive mapping.
    • A risk assessment of natural hazards in the city of Nanaimo 

      Alkhalifa, Jad; Bennett, Callie; Bennett, Hayden; Croxall, Roxanne; Kinakin, Natasha; Nordstrom, Gage; Urriola, Oscar (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-03-29)
      Natural processes often provide beneficial services to the environment (e.g. floodplain vegetation requires floodwater-transported nutrients in order to flourish). However, these processes may become natural hazards ...
    • Risky behaviours in youth 

      Lumley, Joshua; Day, Michaela; Compagna, Kelsey; Gutsche, Bernhard (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2019-04-10)
      Poster exploring what aspects of youths' environments have an impact on their engagement in risky behaviours, and the P.A.R.T.Y. Program, which is a program designed for Grade 10 students which aims to inform students about ...
    • Saudi Arabia's 2030 and what it means to the country, its residents and visitors 

      Almolla, Omar (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2019-04-10)
      Poster exploring Saudi Arabia's "2030 Vision", a project which the crown prince, Mohammed bin Slaman, hopes will reform Saudi Arabia and change people's perception about the country, its culture, laws, and lifestyle.
    • Save time, save lives: Job analysis of physician assistants in Canada 

      Urlacher, Brianna (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2019-04-10)
      The purpose of this project was to gain a greater understanding of the role of a physician assistant and to help better my chances of getting into the PA program.
    • Screen tourism in South Korea 

      Wang, Siyu (Kaity) (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-03-29)
      Poster exploring the trend of screen tourism in South Korea and the use of Korean drama as a marketing tool by the government to attract more tourists to the country.
    • Sexplotation: A Harvey Weinstein case study 

      Scholfield, Taylor (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-11)
      This case study aims to question the intentions of new information about sexual misconduct in Hollywood coming to light. Despite the spread of awareness, it leads one to question how many in the industry are exploiting ...
    • Silver opportunity: Mapping exercise assets for older adults in Nanaimo 

      Yuha, Theresa (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-12)
      Poster highlighting a project to create a functional asset map connecting Nanaimo’s 65+ population with exercise assets, and to provide stakeholders with information, connections, and recommendations for programming.
    • A sound constitution through social marketing 

      de Carvalho, Lindsay; Dhiman, Manisha; Mahmoudi, Niloufar; Mahmoudi, Sanaz; Mayo, Isaiah; Miller, Kristin (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2019-04-10)
      Poster exploring research on what influences a person's decisions on which behaviours to change, and whether radio is an effective media.
    • Sports tourism: An introduction to the industry 

      Uhlmann, Darryl (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-12)
      Poster giving an introduction to the sports tourism industry.
    • Strategies to promote inclusive education in public schools of Punjab 

      Panag, Gagandeep (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2019-04-09)
      The purpose of the present project was to determine different strategies which can be helpful to promote Inclusive Education (IE) in public schools of Punjab. The selection of the topic of IE aims to understanding the ...
    • Strategies used by teachers in India that create deep fear of failure in students 

      Sharma, Renu (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2019-04-09)
      Poster highlighting research about what VIU students from India report as the teacher-generated conditions that they experienced in high school that appeared to be part of strategy to create deep fear of failure; as ...
    • Stumped! The life cycle of a nursery log 

      Strom, Maegan; Watt, Jeff; Ferguson, Jordan; Horman, Zach; Soucy, Mathieu (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 3/30/2016)
      Poster to raise awareness about the importance and life diversity of 'nursery logs' on the campus of Vancouver Island University.
    • A support document for students in Punjab to enhance the learning of science in Punjabi language to English language 

      Matharoo, Deepinder Kaur (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2019-04-09)
      The purpose of the study is to create a possible support teaching document for the Grade 10 public school students of Punjab which would help them to learn science in the English language which is their second language ...
    • Sustainability across curricula 

      Bracken, Linda (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-11)
      Poster highlighting a statistical analysis of data using a qualitative research method to understand the themes and categories in participants' responses to the questions posed at the Sustainability Across Curricula workshop.
    • Sustainability: A guide to a greener life 

      Sotiropoulos, Helena (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-12)
      Poster about sustainable tourism.