The program is now known as Applied Business Tech, but back when these women all worked together it was called Office Careers. Sandi Sasaki (left) and Kathie Ramsay (second from right), are welcomed to retirement by previous retirees Jane Dean, Carole Higginbottom, and Bonnie Anderson.

Thirty retirees honoured at ceremony

UFV honoured its 2013 retirees on Oct 16 at a banquet at the Ramada Inn. Thirty long-time employees retired this year, and 20 of them attended the dinner. The longest-serving retirees started in 1976 and worked here for 37 years. As usual, many retirees from years past took the opportunity to come back and visit […]

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UFV Theatre presents a new take on the classic tale of The Little Mermaid

UFV Theatre presents The Little Mermaid, the classic fairy tale by one of Denmark’s greatest writers, adapted into an imaginative stage production by British playwright Pam Gems. Audiences can submerge themselves into the story of a young mermaid who, after falling in love with a human prince, makes a courageous, but ultimately heart-breaking bargain with […]


The UFV Shake Out – Don’t Freak Out Drill

On Oct 17, 2013, at 10:17 am, Baker House Residence and the UFV Bookstore took part in the Great BC Shake Out event. More than 100 residents, including UFV Bookstore staff, participated in the drill by dropping, taking cover, and holding on when a simulated earthquake hit. UFV resident assistants donned their emergency gear and gathered the students […]

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UFV Health Sciences speaker series welcomes Dr. Sonya Grypma

UFV’s Faculty of Health Sciences speaker series continues Monday, Oct. 21 with a presentation by Dr. Sonya Grypma, Dean of Trinity Western University’s school of nursing. Hosted collaboratively by the University of the Fraser Valley’s Dean of Health Sciences Joanne MacLean, Provost and Vice-President Eric Davis, and Dean of the College of Arts Jacqueline Nolte, […]

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Something for everyone at annual health fair

A wide spectrum of health promotion topics will be addressed during Friday’s annual health fair at Abbotsford’s Sevenoaks Shopping Centre. Hosted by fourth-year University of the Fraser Valley nursing students, the Oct. 18 event offers something for people of all ages, from infants to adults, says organizer and UFV nursing instructor Kate McCulloch. The all-day […]