The Arbutus Review

The Arbutus Review is an annual peer-reviewed compilation of outstanding research papers/articles submitted by undergraduate students from all disciplines at the University of Victoria. It provides a forum for the best researchers to showcase their work to their fellow students, the campus community, high schools, funding agencies and corporations/organizations about the strength of student researchers.

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2015 issue

Work on our 2014 issue is already underway, but we are accepting submissions of articles and applications for peer reviewers for the 2015 issue.  
Posted: 2014-09-03

The 2014 issue

The 2014 issue is under production and should be available online October 1st.  
Posted: 2014-09-02
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Vol 5, No 1 (2014)

Table of Contents


Acknolwedgments PDF
Laurie Waye i -iii

Scholarly Articles

The Stz’uminus Storied Places Project: A Community-Based Digital Mapping Project to Mobilize Indigenous Place Names and Place-based Stories PDF
Amy Becker 1 - 21
Black Bears (Ursus Americanus) as Possible Vectors of Bi-directional Nutrient Transfer in Marine and Terrestrial Systems Inferred from their Late Summer Diets PDF
Sara Wickham, Beatrice Proudfoot 22 - 40
Watching the Crew: Commercial Aircraft Operations and the Surveillance of Pilots before and after MH370 PDF
Joel C. Holdaway 41 - 61
Communities of Song: Collective Musical Participation and Group Singing Experiences In Victoria, BC PDF
Sharonne K. Specker 62 - 90
Parental Views on School Lunches: Insights into Childhood Obesity PDF
Zoey Verdun 89 - 117
The Evolution and Prevalence of Knee Injuries: Repair at What Cost? PDF
Rachel Spanier 118 - 128
Restructuring First Nations Health Governance: A Multilevel Solution to a Multifaceted Problem PDF
Alexandra J.M. Kent 129 - 152
Enhancing Ministry Service Provision: Adoptive Families’ Capacity to Care for Children and Youth with Special Needs PDF
Christina Yee 153 - 174
Mental Wellness through Culture: An Examination of Youth Suicide Rates in Canada’s Aboriginal Communities and Recommendations for Public Policy PDF
Marla Turner 175 - 188
Transidentitaire : Sexe, Genre et Sexualité dans Volkswagen Blues de Jacques Poulin et Le Goût des Jeunes Filles de Dany Laferrière PDF
Rachel Baker 189 - 213
Constructing New Horizons: the art of Winnipeg modernist Tony Tascona PDF
Justin Barski 216 - 232


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