Do you know University of Victoria has its own asteroid?

Do you know University of Victoria has its own asteroid?

University of Victoria  (UVic) is the oldest university at British Columbia, #canada. It ranks among the #Top10 university in Canada and 173rd in world. UVic is Canada's most extraordinary environment for #discovery and #innovation. 47 current or former UVic faculty members have been elected fellows of the Royal Society of Canada, the nation's highest academic honour for career achievement. It has its own #Asteroide! "150145 UVic" was discovered in 1996 by David Balam and named in UVic’s honour in 2007. UVic is BC’s first university to have an asteroid named after it.

 

Photocourtesy: https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/a/a8/P_Building%2C_Footscray_Park%2C_Victoria_University.jpg

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