Christy Clark said the government must do more to protect women.
The university said it couldn't comment on the case.
He is expected to appear in court in April.
Dr. Aaron Devor will explore crucial issues on the subject including health care, poverty, discrimination and suicide.
The increase in consumption translates into an extra 655 hospital admissions and 31 deaths in B.C., researchers said.
A student at the University of Victoria reported that she was sexually assaulted by several male suspects, said Saanich Police. The alleged attack happened on campus early on Saturday morning, said p...
"Now this year is a pretty monster El Nino, probably the largest ever witnessed."
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"We built a full-sized, modern reef net and we actually went fishing with it last summer."
Mike Irvine is the first person in the world to defend his thesis from the deep.
They say island life makes you more relaxed, more easygoing. Such is the case for one forgiving University of Victoria (UVic) parking officer, at least. When a frazzled student was late for a midterm,...
If these expenses are an example of presidents acting frugally in the face of funding shortfalls, taxpayers should be very concerned.
VANCOUVER - Researchers using a robotic underwater vehicle off British Columbia's northern coast believe they may have found the earliest evidence of human habitation in Canada.Unfortunately, the site...
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September is creeping up on us, which means the start of the school year is upon us. If you're entering university for the first time, never fear: there's a video for that. Vancouver-based YouTube cha...
Ring the alarm: the University of Victoria is offering an entire course on Beyoncé Knowles. The class description says it will "explore how we can situate popular music as a cultural construct." Avail...
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MONTREAL - Justin Curran still remembers sleeping under a blanket decorated like a rocket ship when he was a child."It looked like the inside of a space shuttle with a joystick and all the switches an...
VICTORIA - British Columbia has two breeds of wolves, the ferocious mainland animals that compete with grizzly bears for food and territory, and the laid-back island variety that prefers their terrain...
These bird brains are pretty darn big to have figured out how to operate the doors in an underground parkade at the University of Victoria. A YouTube video posted earlier this month by Grant Hughes sh...
"If you can believe it, my faculty pension has no ethical screens. We can invest in arms, tobacco, and so on. It's outrageous, really. But of all places in society, the university is well-positioned to lead, to find creative solutions to these complexities."
Government policy makers and their bureaucratic minions who manage the grizzly hunt are not interested in rigorous science, but are keenly interested in maintaining the status quo for reasons having to do with power and control.
Not even a month has passed since the federally-appointed Joint Review Panel (JRP) released its official report recommending approval of the Northern Gateway pipeline, pending the fulfillment of 209 conditions. Yet already two separate suits have been filed against the integrity of the report, with groups requesting that the federal cabinet delay a final decision on the pipeline project until the Federal Court of Appeal can assess the complaints.
The British Columbia Civil Liberties Association (BCCLA) has filed a constitutional lawsuit against the University of Victoria and the UVic Students' Society. Along with Cam Cote, a member of the Univ...
Five years ago, UVic paid out $212.4 million in salaries to its employees. Last year, that had jumped to $253 million - a 19 per cent increase. During that same span, UVic staff benefit costs grew by a third, from $33.7 million in 2007/08 to $44.6 million in 2011/12. In fact, last year, benefit costs grew almost the same amount as the university's shortfall - $4.4 million. One need only look at the top of the university's pay scale to see four clear examples of exorbitant wage growth over the past five years.
Some 1500 support workers at the University of Victoria may go on strike next week, just as students return to school. Canadian Union of Public Employees locals 917 and 951 served a 72-hour strike no...