UFV nursing students offer knowledge for all ages at health fair

Whether you’re interested in old age heart health or dental care for preschoolers, an upcoming event will have information that can help you or a family member. On Friday, Oct. 21, the University of the Fraser Valley fourth year nursing students are holding their annual health fair at Sevenoaks  Shopping Centre in Abbotsford. At the […]

Brian Minter

UFV in the news: Brian Minter reappointed as UFV chancellor

UFV’s recent announcement that Brian Minter has accepted another three-year term as chancellor has garnered media attention, including from The Province newspaper. Links to the full articles are below. Gardening icon Brian Minter reappointed UFV chancellor The Province – September 29, 2011 …chancellor of the University of the Fraser Valley ( UFV). A recipient of […]

Student video host Sheetal Deo with HuStream's Jordy Starling, filming in the automotive shop at UFV's Trades and Technology Centre, Chilliwack.

Students ‘Get 2 Know UFV’ with new online interactive video tour

The University of the Fraser Valley just made it very quick and easy — and a whole lot more entertaining — to find out almost everything you ever wanted to know about becoming a student at UFV. By teaming up with Kelowna-based HuStream, the university has produced a new interactive video tour, now on UFV’s website.  […]

Chris Bertram

Bertram to speak on new approaches to helping children with FASD

Where some people focus on weaknesses, Dr. Chris Bertram prefers to focus on strengths. The University of the Fraser Valley kinesiologist has been working with a research team for five years, trying to find ways to help children with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder live up their full potential. Bertram, this year’s winner of the Teaching […]

UFV in the news: Fashion Design program

UFV’s Fashion Design program has been in the media spotlight recently for launching 3-D technology in the classroom, producing nationally-acclaimed students, and of course, for its annual Fashion Show. Read some of the full news stories below. UFV fashion design program goes 3-D Abbotsford News – September 29, 2011 The University of the Fraser Valley […]

UFV in the news: international students

    On September 20, 2011, Premier Christy Clark announced the goal of a 50% increase in the number of international students studying in BC over the next four years, as part of her BC Jobs plan. UFV’s Provost and Vice-president Academic Eric Davis spoke with the Chilliwack Progress about what this means from UFV’s […]