Projects from CREATE 2018, which took place on Wednesday, April 11th & Thursday, April 12th.

Recent Submissions

  • Healthy U Nanaimo: Naloxone training 

    Dawson, Sean; Loewen, Rob; Treacy, Victoria; Van Sickle, Emma (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-12)
    Poster exploring the effectiveness of on-campus Naloxone training at Vancouver Island University.
  • Travel purposes and preferences of Albertan tourists visiting British Columbia 

    Saunderson, Flynn (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-12)
    A poster highlighting analysis of why Albertans travel to British Columbia.
  • Germany 

    Ke, Yanfei; Alanazi, Saad; Dhillon, Simar; Xiang, Zhipeng (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-12)
    Poster featuring a country profile of Germany.
  • VIU nursing students with Canadian Blood Services 

    Taylor, Coral; Kim, Earin; Yoon, Joanne; Gibson, Troy (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-12)
    Poster highlighting a group of VIU nursing students' work with Canadian Blood Services for their community health practicum. The students worked alongside of CBS promoting blood donation and raising awareness of Canada's ...
  • Virtual tourism 

    Alhumud, Mohammed (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-12)
    Poster exploring the niche market of virtual tourism.
  • UX design: How are apps made with you in mind? 

    Fischer, Felicia Alana (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-12)
    Interactive slides from a presentation exploring how apps are created with a user experience driven design process.
  • Nursing students & nutrition at Khowhemun Elementary School 

    Bailey, Tessa; Campagne, Maddy; Cote, Katie; Gardner, Kanon; Lee, Rosie (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-12)
    Poster highlighting VIU nursing students' experiences collaborating with teachers, students, and community members to implement nutrition programs at Khowhemun Elementary School in Duncan, B.C.
  • Sustainability: A guide to a greener life 

    Sotiropoulos, Helena (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-12)
    Poster about sustainable tourism.
  • A geochemical comparison of Ainsley Beach and Flower Ridge mafic volcanic rocks 

    McMenamin, Galen; Kinsella, Danielle; Lindberg, Sonja; Samson, Ty; Roth, Katelin; Hamre, TJ (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-12)
    The goal of this project was to use geochemical analysis to identify correlations between the mafic volcanic rocks of Ainsley Beach and Flower Ridge Formation to determine if, although different units, they formed at the ...
  • 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.
  • 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 ...
  • 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.
  • The impact of income on travel packages that include accommodation 

    Shen, Mengyu (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-12)
    The purpose statement of this research poster was to determine the influence of income levels in choosing travel packages that included accommodation.
  • What is the role of nursing students in First Nations communities? 

    Dhaliwal, Rosealin; Garrey, Alexa; Scruton, Andrew (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-12)
    Third year nursing students from Vancouver Island University reflect on their experience at the school and health centre of the Stz'uminus First Nation.
  • 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.
  • Travel habits of millennial Maritimers: Canadian travel destinations 

    Smith, Aaron Russell (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-12)
    The objective of this study is to define the travel and spending habits of millennials who live in the Atlantic provinces when travelling within Canada.
  • Why we came and why we stayed 

    Holmes, Danielle (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-12)
    Poster encapsulating the inspiration for a research project about the immigration and naturalization experience. Visual anthropology methods are used to explore the process of becoming Canadian through the stories of family ...
  • North America's marijuana tourism: Characteristics of the target market 

    Duck, Maggie (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-12)
    Poster exploring the characteristics of marijuana toursim in North America.
  • Indigenous tourism and the Heiltsuk Nation 

    Clifton, Evangeline (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-12)
    Poster highlighting the tourism industry in the Heiltsuk Territory.
  • 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.

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