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  • 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, ...
  • Ecotourism: A modern industry for the modern age 

    Alsarra, Khalid (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-03-29)
    Poster highlighting research which asked the question: "How can ecotourism be developed without harming the physical and socio-cultural environment?" The research explores the benefits and drawbacks of ecotourism and ...
  • [Book Review] The environmental advantages of cities: Countering commonsense antiurbanism [pre-print] 

    Alexander, Don (John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 2015)
    Book review of "The environmental advantage of cities: Countering commonsense antiurbanism" by William B. Meyer (Cambridge: MIT Press, 2013).
  • Hagfish: Champions of CO2 tolerance question the origins of vertebrate gill function 

    Baker, Daniel W.; Sardella, Brian; Rummer, Jodie L.; Sackville, Michael; Brauner, Colin J. (Macmillan Publishers Ltd., 2015-06-09)
    The gill is widely accepted to have played a key role in the adaptive radiation of early vertebrates by supplanting the skin as the dominant site of gas exchange. However, in the most basal extant craniates, the hagfishes, ...
  • Object oriented programming with a limited instruction set 

    Roberts, Eric; Pye, Justin (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-03-29)
    Poster detailing project to design a compiler for a simple stack based computer (SSBC) which will take high level language with object oriented features, such as C++, and compile it into SSBC machine code. This shows that ...
  • 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.
  • Floata 2 

    Floata (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-05-13)
    Menu, program, and tickets for the "Celebrate Vancouver Chinatown's Heritage" event from Floata restaurant in Vancouver, BC. This event was held on May 13, 2017.
  • Floata 1 

    Floata (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-04-08)
    Menu and placemat for the "Chinese Canadian Historical Society of BC's annual general meeting" from Floata restaurant in Vancouver, BC. This event was held on April 8, 2017.
  • Predictors of Facebook cyberbullying in female university students 

    Sumando, Christopher; Bains, Jason (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-03-29)
    Poster detailing research into factors that can predict cyberbullying in females. This study examined the relationship between cyberbullying and three variables: fear of missing out, stress, and self-esteem.
  • Prosocial conformity within social groups 

    Horsley, Katelyn; Shakirae, Sharine; Bowen, Nicole; Blow, Courtney (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-03-29)
    Poster highlighting research into donation behaviour. This study examined how both social identification and peer generosity influences giving behaviour.
  • Nellie Yip Quong 

    Lim, Imogene (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-05-13)
    Imogene Lim's remarks about Nellie Yip Quong and the invitations for Vancouver's Chinatown Heritage Celebration, held on May 13, 2017.
  • BC's international education strategy: implications for public post-secondary education 

    Wylie, Peter; Campbell, Shaun (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-05-06)
    How many international students in our public universities and colleges in BC are optimal? It is obviously more than 0%, but less than 100%. In Australia, international students make up about 25% of total post-secondary ...
  • The residents of the Victoria Gaol, 1864-1890 

    Inwood, Kris (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-05)
    A presentation file accompanying discussion of a preliminary research investigation into the Victoria BC Gaol Admissions Register (BC Archives, Series GR-308, volumes 7-11).
  • Unsettling the Settlement Act: Land conflict in the past and present on Vancouver Island 

    Black, Kelly (2017-05-05)
    In 1883 the provincial government attempted to bring an end to speculation and debate about the transcontinental railway on Vancouver Island. Through the introduction of the Settlement Act the government intended to settle ...
  • A provincial digital library for BC: An unsettling proposition 

    BC PDL Steering Committee (2017-05-15)
    Collective understandings of who we are in British Columbia are constructed through public dialogue that increasingly occurs virtually, and with greater rapidity than ever before. A provincial digital library for BC is ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • North by Northwest interview 

    Lim, Imogene (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2017-05-06)
    Excerpt from "North by Northwest" radio show on CBC Radio, which originally aired May 6, 2017. Imogene Lim talks about the Cumberland Chinatown walk. Visitors and residents will get a better sense of the rich history of ...
  • 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 ...

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