Victoria BC - The Technology Capital

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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…

Victoria: Best City in Canada for Women

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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…

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

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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…

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

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See on Scoop.it - 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…

Pearson College welcomes the world

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See on Scoop.it - 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…

Science and Technology Summer Camps for Children in Victoria BC

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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…

Moving to Victoria BC for Education

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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…

Model UN Conference at the University of Victoria

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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…

University of Victoria – Post Secondary Education in Victoria BC

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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…

Royal Roads University in Victoria BC

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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…