Posters from CREATE 2016, which took place on Wednesday, March 30th.

Recent Submissions

  • Indigenous place names & language revitalization 

    Gellein, Kirsten; Geddert, John (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 3/30/2016)
    Poster highlighting the connections between Indigenous place names, identity, and language revitalization.
  • 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.
  • Mossterious 

    Willison, Brianna; Knudsen, Ryan; Giroux, Vic (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 3/30/2016)
    A poster created to help others understand how ecologically beneficial moss is to the natural environment, featuring the mosses found on the Vancouver Island University campus.
  • 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.
  • Investigating biological barriers of the juvenile California sea cucumber, Parastichopus californicus, to explore the plausibility of benthic sea floor ranching 

    Haddad, Colleen (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 3/30/2016)
    Poster highlighting research to investigate if there is a substrate type that is a biological barrier for juvenile California sea cucumbers that could naturally restrict their movement in a sea ranching environment.
  • The potential effects of climate change on the habitat range of the Vancouver Island marmot (2016) 

    Thelin, Larissa (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 3/30/2016)
    Poster presentation of a research project which calculated and mapped the Vancouver Island marmot’s current potential habitat range as well as the projected potential habitat range.
  • Leaders learning together 

    McIntyre, Jessica (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 3/30/2016)
    Poster highlighting a project which involved an inclusive art event for children called Common Threads and a follow up focus group with event leaders.
  • Generation Q 

    Macleod, AJ (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 3/30/2016)
    Poster highlighting details about the Generation Q Conference for service providers working with transgender, two spirit, intersex and non-binary youth which happened on February 4th, 2016 at Vancouver Island University. ...
  • 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.
  • A geochemical study of basalts at Nanoose Bay, Vancouver Island, British Columbia 

    Cristancho, Andres; Orrick, Toby; Godard, Daniel; Deland, John; Gates, Scott; Nordstrom, Gage (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 3/30/2016)
    Poster highlighting research conducted to determine whether the basalts present at Ainsley Beach, Nanoose are correctly mapped as Karmutsen formation, or if they belong to the Sicker Group.
  • 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.
  • VIU Study Abroad participants 

    Brown, Rebecca (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 3/30/2016)
    Poster giving details about the Study Abroad program at Vancouver Island University.