Financial Aid & Awards info session — Feb 8

Applications are now open for UFV’s entrance scholarships. Join us on Tues, Feb 8 from 4-5 pm for a virtual Financial Aid and Awards webinar to learn more about funding opportunities available at UFV, including entrance scholarships and awards. Don’t miss out as UFV’s entrance scholarship deadline is coming up soon on March 10. Attendees … Read more

Business In Europe — Field School information session — Jan 31

Are you at all interested in combining your business studies with international experience? If you are, the UFV School of Business has several international learning opportunities for you! Come join in a virtual information session on January 31 at 4:30 pm to learn more. Topics include the upcoming “Doing Business in Europe” field school that … Read more

UFV Faculty Microlectures — Feb 17

Each year, the Research Office invites 20+ faculty researchers to take part in the UFV Microlectures by providing a “snapshot” of their research in just two minutes or less! • When: Thursday, February 17 11:30 am–12:30 pm, on Zoom • What to expect: Researchers take the spotlight one after the other, in rapid succession, for … Read more

Research assistant story – Ishpreet Anand

Born and raised in Chandigarh, Ishpreet Anand began his Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree at UFV India. Two years later, he traveled to UFV Abbotsford as an international student to continue his educational journey. When Ishpreet arrived on campus, he immediately connected with SASI (South Asian Studies Institute) where he was provided with an … Read more

UFV returns to in-person learning

Dear UFV community, As we return to campus, I’m sharing a letter from Dr. Bonnie Henry that recommends in-person post-secondary education and looks at the science behind this transition. I recognize there is a range of opinion regarding coming back to in-person learning, but science tells us the benefits are critical to our students’ mental … Read more

GDD Portfolio + Info Night — Feb 8

Today graphic designers are visual and critical thinkers, collaborators and agents of change. They create value for businesses, bring empathy to social issues, and make the complex clear through smart visual solutions. UFV’s Graphic + Digital Design (GDD) programs respond to the fast-paced creative industry with current and flexible curriculum that provides a foundation in … Read more

Chat-T (Chat Teaching) — various dates, including Feb 2

Join Claire Hay, Teaching and Learning Specialist, in wide-ranging conversations around teaching and learning. Upcoming sessions: February 2, 2022 – Supporting students in difficult times – how can faculty support students encountering challenging times in their courses? March 2, 2022 – Planning for the (un)expected – how can faculty plan for unexpected events during their … Read more

How to Apply webinar — Jan 28

Wondering about how to submit an application to UFV? This virtual workshop will provide clarity and instruction on the application process. By the end of the session, you will understand how to view your program entrance requirements, send UFV your transcripts, submit an application, and more. Registration required, sign up to access the session at: … Read more

The Actor as Generator, with guest speaker Arturo Luís Soria

Save this exciting event in your calendars! The Actor as Generator! with Arturo Luís Soria *Via Zoom January 31st, 4-6 pm Email jocelyn.thiessen@ufv.ca for a Zoom link. Mon, Jan 31, 4-6 pm, on zoom Join us in a workshop with Arturo Luís Soria! A shot of espresso for the actor-writer, this workshop is geared to … Read more

2022-2023 weeks breakdown for UFV meetings and stat holidays

2022-2023 Weeks Breakdown The 2022-2023 meeting schedule weeks breakdown is located at H:\UFVinfo\Meeting Schedule and Timelines\2022-2023 Meeting Schedule Timelines\2022-2023_WeeksBreakdown_UFVMeetings_StatHolidays.pdf. Those employees responsible for booking meeting space for department and committee meetings are asked to contact Room Bookings directly, between February and June 2022, in order to book space. Please send an email to room.bookings@ufv.ca or … Read more

Thriving Through Change — Feb 28

Objectives: To learn about three types of change and how they impact your world. To recognize our own place on the change continuum. To develop a strategy to enhance your own response to change. Develop techniques to handle your fear of failure and rejection. Mon, Feb 28 Noon–1 pm Zoom Facilitator: Kim White Register here: … Read more

The Art of the Interview: Capturing an Oral History with guest speaker Tetsuro Shigematsu — Jan 24

Save this exciting event in your calendars! The Art of the Interview: Capturing an Oral History with Tetsuro Shigematsu *Via Zoom Mon, Jan 24 4-6 pm Email jocelyn.thiessen@ufv.ca for a Zoom link. Join Tetsuro as he guides you step-by-step on how to capture the story of a lifetime. From selecting the least expensive and most … Read more