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    • Aboriginal tourism of Canada 

      Swaikoski, Dylan (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-11)
      The purpose of this research is to further develop understanding of the profile of travellers who are participating in Aboriginal tourism in Canada.
    • Aqueous bonding: A chemical appeal to anthropology 

      Cottell, Aislinn (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-11)
      Aqueous Bonding: A Chemical Appeal to Anthropology is an adventurous cross-disciplinary synthesis of poetry and science. Spoken from the anthropomorphized perspective of Chemistry itself, the narrative outlines a plea to ...
    • B.C. Adolescent Health Survey 

      Rehman, Alyssa; Bains, Soni; Ramash, Shobha; Rideout, Susie; Downey, Kierra (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-12)
      Poster highlighting a group of nursing students' community of practice placement where they worked alongside public health nurses to administer the McCreary Centre Society's B.C. Adolescent Health Survey to students in ...
    • British Columbia residents vs. Atlantic province residents 

      Guerreiro, Angela (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-11)
      Poster highlighting a research project comparing the travel patterns and habits of residents of British Columbia to residents of the Atlantic provinces.
    • Building partnerships in health promotion 

      Werkema, Danae; Dennis, Angeline; Bhatti, Priya; Vanier, Elizabeth (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-12)
      Poster exploring the role of student nurses in First Nations communities, and the Four Seasons Early Years Programs provided by Kw'umut Lelum Child and Family Services.
    • 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 ...
    • 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, ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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.
    • Domestic train travel in Canada 

      Carlson, Christina (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-11)
      Infographic about domestic train travel in Canada.
    • Genetic diversity of spotted-tailed quolls (Dasyurus maculatus) at 11 microsatellite loci 

      Elphinstone, Melanie (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-12)
      Poster highlighting research into the genetic diversity of the spotted-tailed quoll (Dasyurus maculatus), an endangered species found in eastern Australia. The objectives of the project are to quantify the genetic diversity ...
    • A geochemical and petrological comparison of felsic igneous rocks from the Beaulieu River volanic belt, Northwest Territories (NTS 16/85I) 

      Doan, Aaron G. (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-11)
      Poster discussing research to test if the Amacher Granite served as the upper-crustal volcanic plumbing system responsible for the Neoarchean volcanism that produced felsic volcanics of the Beaulieu Group, rhyolites of the ...
    • 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 ...
    • A geochemical comparison of basalts of Ainsley Beach, Nanoose Bay, B.C. to a back-arc basin 

      Croxall, Roxanne; Dickson, Myles; Ostapowich, Kevin; Wickman, Tim; Rossetto, Cameron (Electronic version published by Vancouver Island University, 2018-04-12)
      The aim of this study was to determine the geologic setting in which the basalts at Ainsley Beach were formed, and more specifically if they formed in a back-arc basin setting. Geochemical comparisons between selected ...
    • 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.