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L to R: BC Dairy Farmer Devan Toop, UFV Acting President and VP Students Jody Gordon, UFV Board of Governors Chair Barry Delaney, Western Economic Diversification Minister Michelle Rempel, MP Chilliwack-Fraser Canyon Mark Strahl, UFV Dean of Applied and Technical Studies John English.

Federal government invests $2.1 million to benefit agriculture students at UFV

Government of Canada news release: August, 7, 2014 – Chilliwack, British Columbia – Western Economic Diversification Canada Today, the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, announced funding of over $2.1 million for state of the art training equipment for the Agriculture Centre of Excellence at the University of the Fraser Valley […]

L to R: Dr. Laurie Throness, MLA Chilliwack-Hope, Eddie Gardner, UFV Elder, Leslie Courchesne, UFV Executive Director, University Relations, John Martin, MLA Chilliwack, John English, UFV Dean, Faculty of Applied and Technical Studies, Marc Dalton, MLA Maple Ridge-Mission.

More LNG trades training seats added at University of the Fraser Valley

BC Government news release: CHILLIWACK – As part of B.C.’s Skills for Jobs Blueprint, the University of the Fraser Valley (UFV) will receive funding for an additional 194 training spaces to help reduce waitlists for trades critical to the liquefied natural gas (LNG) sector and other industries. The allocation is part of the $6.8 million […]

Passionate tale of love and courage, Dickens classic, and digital-age take on Shakespeare featured in UFV Season of Theatre

The University of the Fraser Valley’s Theatre department will once again challenge and engage audiences as it presents its 2014/15 Season of Theatre. Three exceptional plays have been chosen to inspire and entertain local audiences. All productions will be held in the performance theatre on the Chilliwack North campus, at the corner of Yale and […]

Cascades Kayli Sartori named CIS women’s basketball championship all-star

By Paul Esau Kayli Sartori was a little surprised Sunday night when she was announced as a CIS tournament all-star following Windsor’s trouncing of Saint Mary’s in the national final. It might have been because Cascades assistant coach, Sean Bosko, had warned her she was presenting the Bronze Baby trophy, because her teammates told her […]

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Third in the Nation! Cascades grab bronze medal in CIS consolation final

By Paul Esau Windsor — The UFV Cascades women’s basketball team took revenge for last weekend’s Canada West Final Four defeat by downing the Saskatchewan Huskies 69-57 in Sunday’s CIS consolation final and grabbing the bronze medal (the first CIS medal in program history). Last week the Huskies beat the Cascades by 11, tonight the […]

Cascade women play for bronze Sunday at CIS basketball nationals

Windsor — The UFV Cascades will face the University of Saskatchewan Huskies in the bronze medal match at the CIS nationals on Sunday, March 16 at 2 pm PST. The game will be streamed online at www.CIS-SIC.tv The UFV Cascades women’s basketball team were simply outmatched Saturday against a very strong Windsor Lancers squad, losing […]

Cascade women earn semifinal berth at CIS national tourney

Windsor — The UFV Cascades women’s basketball team drew first blood and then kept scoring hits in Friday’s 74-60 CIS nationals semi-final victory against the McGill Martlets. Coming into the game, the Cascades were seeded fifth and McGill fourth, but UFV never trailed as they scored their way to the program’s first ever victory at […]

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Watch the Cascade women at national basketball championships

The UFV women’s basketball team returns to the CIS national championships for the second straight year this weekend. See a preview of the Final 8 teams here. The fifth-seeded Cascades tip off against fourth-seed McGill of Montreal on Fri, March 14, at 5 pm PST. You can watch it live online here:  http://english.cis-sic.ca/sports/broadcast14 .  You […]

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Cascade women win silver medal in Canada West basketball finals

Adapted from the Cascade Athletics blog post written by Paul Esau The UFV Cascade women’s basketball team is heading to the CIS national championship tournament after earning a silver medal at the Canada West Final Four tournament. The Cascades play McGill University of Quebec in the first round at 5 pm PST on Fri, March […]

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Age of Arousal — UFV Theatre presents lavish, sexy ensemble piece

UFV Theatre’s next presentation is Age of Arousal, a new play by Canadian theatre artist Linda Griffiths. The play’s unique script is “wildly inspired” by George Gissing‘s 1893 novel The Odd Women. Griffiths has written a lavish, sexy ensemble piece about the forbidden and gloriously liberated self. Set in the Victorian age, when women outnumber men […]