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Info Session: London International Youth Science Forum

UFV will send one Science student to London, UK summer 2015 (all expenses paid) to attend the annual London International Youth Science Forum (LIYSF) from July 22 to August 5, 2015. LIYSF information can be found at Information Session: January 29 at 1 pm in C1423. Guest speaker Etienne Dryer, last year’s representative for UFV […]

Green Team Meeting – Jan. 27

It time for the Centre for Sustainability’s Winter 2015 Green Team meeting. On the agenda: Planning and promotion of Sweater Week (February 2-5) Planning for more carpooling Updates on our Computers need Sleep campaign and other energy saving initiatives The new garden club Results of the student survey from Fall 2014 (done by Ashleigh, reported […]


Volunteer Opportunity to Learn Augmented Reality Technology

The Reach Museum and Gallery is creating an extremely exciting exhibition starting in March 2015. The exhibition will include an augmented reality experience for visitors and ITcredible is about to start the process of setting up the technology. This project requires 2-3 students to join on a volunteer basis. The focus will be on the technology involved in augmented reality, […]

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New York and Washington DC Field School

Interested in exploring New York and Washington DC with the Biology Department?  We are offering a Field School this Spring and have extended the deadline for applications. Field School Dates – April 24-May 8, 2015 Credits – 8 or 9 (your choice) Trip Costs: $1,000 non-refundable tour deposit due January 23, 2015 $1,550 non-refundable final […]

Job Opportunity – Science Outreach Winter 2015

Super Science Club is an after-school program for elementary students that UFV offers in collaboration with Science World.  The goal of this program is to inspire at-risk children to be inquisitive about the world around them, and to develop a long-term interest in science and technology.  Science World provides paid training and you will be […]

Applying to graduate schools for a research scholarship? The Research Services Office is here to help!

Tri Council granting agencies (NSERC, SSHRC, and CIHR) offer Canada Graduate Scholarships (CGS) of $17,500 for Master’s programs.  Brad Whittaker in the Research Services office has assisted students with applying for these research scholarships for many years with great success.  He is skilled at reviewing research grant applications and is in regular contact with the […]

UFV research looking to understand long-term environmental change of British Columbia’s central coast

Several UFV Geography students and faculty are contributing to environmental research on British Columbia’s central coast. This research is funded by the Hakai Program and is in collaboration with colleagues from University of Victoria. The research involves gaining an understanding of how that landscape in the region adjusted following the demise of the ice sheet […]


Science Students: Interested in going to London this Summer?

Applications now open for the London International Youth Science Forum UFV will send one Science student to London, UK summer 2015 (all expenses paid) to attend LIYSF’15 from July 22 to August 5, 2015 We are looking for a student enrolled in a science program at UFV, who is not only academically outstanding, but […]