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Education in Victoria

Victoria BC – The Technology Capital

by Jodi Baker May 26, 2017

Rooted throughout the city of Victoria is a technology industry that is growing at a rapid pace. From small beginnings and just a few companies, the tech space has grown to boast over 900 local businesses. Tech is taking over, and Victoria is the place to be for start-ups and established technology companies alike. How big is this industry? […]

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Victoria: Best City in Canada for Women

by Jodi Baker July 16, 2015

Canada is often regarded as one of the best countries in the world for outstanding natural beauty, quality of living, career opportunities, and many more reasons. This week, on the 16th on July, Kate McInturff, a senior researcher at the Canadian Center for Policy Alternatives (CCPA) published an extensive report comparing the top Canadian cities […]

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Local Economy Snapshot – Victoria’s Tech, Education and Marine Sectors

by McLean Real Estate Group April 10, 2013

The report in the March edition of the Victoria Chamber of Commerce publication ‘Business Matters’ included an analysis of the technology and manufacturing, education and marine/shipbuilding sectors. Technology and Manufacturing in Victoria BC Small, technology based business start-ups are on the rise in Victoria; skilled entrepreneurs are taking advantage of lower overhead costs of operating […]

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Victoria News – Nanotechnology at UVic gets a boost into the real world

by McLean Real Estate Group January 28, 2013

See on – Living in Victoria BC A biomedical sensor the size of a postage stamp could hold the answer to a fast and inexpensive way to diagnose disease. Geoff McLean‘s insight: Another example of our fair city earning it’s newest nickname – ‘Tech-toria’ See on

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Pearson College welcomes the world

by McLean Real Estate Group December 17, 2012

See on – Living in Victoria BC Pearson College welcomes the world   Geoff McLean‘s insight: We need more of this; places where people from all over can learn that we are more alike than we are different.  This is how we can achieve global peace. See on

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Science and Technology Summer Camps for Children in Victoria BC

by McLean Real Estate Group May 23, 2012

If you want to encourage the budding scientiests or tech geeks in your family you should consider sending your children to one of the many science and technology summer camps on offer at various locations in or near Victoria BC.  Keeping those young minds stimulated throughout the long summer school break can be a challenge […]

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Moving to Victoria BC for Education

by hwilde December 2, 2011

People who live in rural areas and small communities around BC might consider moving to Victoria BC for education.  Whether you are looking for a quality education for your children at the k-12 level or post-secondary education for any member of your family, Victoria has much to offer. School districts in Victoria also welcome international […]

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Model UN Conference at the University of Victoria

by hwilde October 3, 2011

The UN is coming to Victoria BC!  Well, sort of…the University of Victoria Model UN Club will be hosting a conference Oct21-23 featuring high school and university students acting as international leaders to debate real global issues.  These may well be our future leaders, and the conference is an opportunity for young people to engage […]

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University of Victoria – Post Secondary Education in Victoria BC

by Jodi Baker September 8, 2011

The University of Victoria (UVIC) is the second oldest public research university in the province of British Columbia.  Sitting to the northeast of Victoria on the borders of the municipalities of Oak Bay and Saanich, UVIC is a research intensive facility in one of the most desirable locations in Canada. UVic Ranks among the World’s […]

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Royal Roads University in Victoria BC

by McLean Real Estate Group September 3, 2011

Royal Roads University is located in the western shore community of Colwood, and describes itself as “Canada’s University for Working Professionals”.  Offering a unique mix of applied and professional programs at both the undergraduate and graduate level, focussing on graduate level career development, Royal Roads occupies a singular niche in the range of options for […]

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