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UFV’s Graphic + Digital Design portfolio show

Join us Tuesday, April 24 to celebrate inspiration and discover your muse. We, the 2018 Graphic +Digital Design grads, are rooted in the inspiration around us. We are inspired by the little details and large patterns, where we live and where we are going, of who we are and who we aspire to be. Inspiration […]

Drop-in Arts and Crafts in Chilliwack campus library

Join Josephine Charlie of the Indigenous Student Centre for drop-in crafts at the Chilliwack library, from 1 to 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 5. Craft kits include dream catchers, medicine bags, mini button blankets and beaded dragonflies. For more information, call Josephine at local 2473 or email These crafts are open to employees as […]

Pop Up Grammar — Mar 29

Feeling anxious about TENSE? We have VERB strategies to help you be a better writer! Thu, Mar 29 Noon-12:30 pm ASC Learning Lounge (outside G126 on Abbotsford campus)   For more information, contact Sukhi Brar at 03/29/2018

Faculty Sabbatical Planning and Application workshop — June 12

Are you planning to apply for a 2019-2020 sabbatical leave? Ask questions and get feedback before submitting your application by attending the sabbatical planning and application workshop facilitated by Dr. Adrienne Chan, AVP, Research, Engagement and Graduate Studies. Tues, June 12 9:30-noon Abby C1429 At this workshop you will receive information about what contributes to […]

A Room of One’s Own: celebration of queer communities on campus — Mar 21

A Room of One`s Own: A celebration of the queer communities on campus Join some of Canada`s most respected writers as they help inaugurate the SUS Pride Centre! Guests include: Billeh Nickerson, Hiromi Goto, Jaye Simpson, Cat Friesen Wed, Mar 21 4:30-6:30 pm The Canoe   For more information, contact Melissa Walter at 03/22/2018

Sun Life Financial info session

On Tuesday April 3, the Career Centre is holding a Sunlife Financial’s Recruitment Q&A. There will be a short presentation from the company and an outstanding opportunity to network with representatives from the company and ask questions! Tuesday, April 3 1-3 pm Abby B133 (Abbotsford campus) Please RSVP to   For more information, contact […]

City Studio Hubbub — April 4

YOU’RE INVITED CityStudio Abbotsford HUBBUB, Spring 2018 Wed, April 4 10 am–noon Abbotsford City Hall A signature event for the CityStudio Abbotsford, the HUBBUB is an interactive project showcase that brings together UFV students to share their CityStudio projects, findings and recommendations with City of Abbotsford staff, peers, faculty and community members. HUBBUB includes poster […]

African Storytelling Workshop — Mar 22

The Modern Languages Institute, in collaboration with the French Club, is thrilled to invite you to a unique African storytelling workshop by Jean-Pierre Makosso. This workshop is open to everyone. Drop by and have some fun! Jean Pierre shares his cultural heritage with great simplicity through the use of movements, costumes, dance, drums and percussion […]

Louden Singletree magazine launch — Mar 29

The annual launch of the new issue of Louden Singletree, UFV’s literary and visual arts magazine. The 10th Anniversary issue will be launched with readings from selected contributors, and representation by visual arts contributors. There will be refreshments, and door prizes provided. Thurs, Mar 29 6-8 pm Abby UHouse Room F125 For more information, contact […]

Building/Teaching/Attending Sweat Lodge with UFV Elder Terry Prest — Mar 25

A perfect opportunity to learn about sweat lodge right from building it to having a sweat right after with UFV Elder Terry Prest Follow link for map: Take first right off Soowahlie Park Lane, red and yellow ribbons on trees for markers Contact or for details. Sun, Mar 25 10 am-3 pm […]

Aboriginal Youth Internship Program info session — Mar 27

UFV Indigenous students are invited to ISC Abbotsford for lunch and meet with representatives from the Aboriginal Youth Internship Program to share information about their program For more information contact: Betty Peters; 604-792-0025 x2245 Tue, Mar 27 11 am-1 pm ISC Abbotsford RM S1113   03/27/2018

New Student Orientation (Chilliwack) — May 17

All new-to-UFV students starting in Fall 2018 and their supporters are invited to New Student Orientation. At this event, students can: take a campus tour led by a current student learn how to register online for courses at a Registration Info Session discover the array of support resources and services at the Student Resources Fair […]

New Student Orientation (Abbotsford) — May 24

All new-to-UFV students starting in Fall 2018 and their supporters are invited to New Student Orientation. At this event, students can: -take a campus tour led by a current student -learn how to register online for courses at a Registration Info Session -discover the array of support resources and services at the Student Resources Fair […]

Illuminate | GDD Open House — Mar 21

Join the Graphic + Digital Design first-year students as they reveal their creativity at the ILLUMINATE open house event!  See amazing design work done by students Tour the campus Pick-up some really cool swag and prints Enjoy light refreshments We are excited about seeing you there! Wed, Mar 21 4- 7 pm UFV Mission campus […]

Blackboard Tests/Quizzes workshop — April 4

Join us for a Blackboard Tests/Quizzes Workshop (1 hour – Computer Lab) with Soowook Kim You will learn how to set up tests/quizzes effectively, how to grade them, how to give feedback, how to use access logs, and how to prevent possible technical issues. For other Teaching and Learning workshops or events please contact us […]

Blackboard Full Grade Centre & Lab

Join us for the Blackboard Full Grade Center & Lab (1.5 hours– Computer Lab) with Soowook Kim This is an advanced workshop. First hour, we will provide an overview of the Full Grade Centre. We will review the basics for faculty who want to manually create columns to provide grades and feedback. We will then […]

Valley (W)rites with writer-in-residence Billeh Nickerson and guests — Mar 28

Valley (W)rites: Exploring the valley as muse Featuring: Billeh Nickerson, Renee Sarojini Saklikar & Tawahum Justin Bige Billeh Nickerson is the author of five books including the 2014 City of Vancouver Book Award nominated Artificial Cherry. He is also a former editor of PRISM international and Event — two of Canada’s most respected literary journals — and a previous writer-in-residence […]

Van Ingen to speak on boxing as therapy — March 26

Cathy van Ingen knows her way around a boxing ring, and you’ll want her in your corner. Van Ingen is an academic who believes in empowering women to overcome adversity through sport. An associate professor in kinesiology at Brock University, van Ingen is a former boxer, and co-founder of the Shape Your Life program, which […]

Jessica Riddell speaks about the Lessons of Wonder Woman — May 4

UFV Teaching and Learning is please to present: Dr. Jessica Riddell Stephen A. Jarislowsky Chair of Undergraduate Teaching Excellence Chair, Department of English, Bishop’s University 3M National Teaching Fellow (2015) Chair, Teaching and Learning Centre (TLC) Presentation: The Lessons of Wonder Woman for the Academy Wonder Woman offers a model for our highest ideals […]

Visual Arts diploma grad opening reception & exhibition — Mar 22

The UFV Visual Arts diploma students invite family, friends, the UFV community and the public at large to attend their graduating exhibition: Alone in Wonder The exhibition continues to April 10, 9 am -5:30 pm and includes an exciting mix of inventive works: Installation, New Media, Print Media, Photography, Painting and Video. Graduating students: Beru […]

UFV Employee Fundraising Golf Tournament — May 12

Join us at the 38th Annual UFV Employee Fundraising Golf Tournament, to be held on May 12, 2018. Have fun and support students at UFV! Registration is $60 per person. Tee times will begin at 9 am with lunch following. Registration is limited to the first 120 golfers, so be sure to register early! The […]

Indigenous Student Centre craft blitz in Chilliwack

UFV faculty, staff, and students are encouraged to join the Indigenous Student Centre (ISC) at the Chilliwack campus on Fridays for a chance to connect, craft, and support ISC grads. The crafts made will be gifted as giveaways during the graduation reception in June, 2018. Interested? Contact: Josephine Charlie Cultural & Events Assistant Fridays 11:30 […]