Sustainable UFV – 2017 In Review | 2018 On the Horizon

2017 was a remarkably productive year for us. We were able to launch several new initiatives, and spur progress in continuing programs as well: Earth Day EarthPLAY: a fun outdoor event to get people re-connected to their natural environment Bike to Work Week: getting people on two wheels to reduce greenhouse gases and get active […]

Sustainable UFV Winter 2018 Meeting JAN 17TH @ 1:00 pm

Sustainable UFV will holding its Winter 2018 meeting on: Date: Wednesday, January 17th Where: A203B, Abbotsford Campus Time: 1:00 – 2:00 PM Come by to help guide UFV in becoming more sustainable. Some topics that will be discussed include: The Organics Oracle: how to increase the usage of our organics bins Sustainable Transportation: designing campaigns […]

Sustainable UFV is hiring a new Sustainability Coordinator Assistant

Sustainable UFV will be looking for a new Sustainability Coordinator Assistant (SCA) to take over from Travis Gingerich who will be graduating in April. This flexible 12 hr/week student position is an excellent way to get involved in the field of sustainability on an organizational level, which helps to spur long-term and lasting change. In […]

President’s Leadership Lecture with Dr. Kirsten Brazier JAN 31 @ 4:30 PM

Please join the University of the Fraser Valley in welcoming Dr. Kirsten Brazier, UFV’s 2017 Honorary Degree Recipient. Dr. Brazier will be presenting a FREE public lecture on: When: Wednesday, January 31, 2018 Time: 4:30 – 5:30 PM Where: Evered Hall, SUB – Abbotsford Campus Everyone welcome! Stay tuned for more information as it becomes […]

Job opportunity for upper level science student (stats preferred)

Dr. Carin Anne Bondar, UFV Adjunct Professor, biologist, author and TV/Web Host is looking for a talented undergrad student in any field of science (stats preferred) to help her out with some short term projects. The job is primarily data collection and can be done from home so some data processing and presentation will be […]

LEED Gold Certification Celebration JAN 8 @ 1 PM SUB

Come Celebrate With Us! Student Union Building LEED Certification Celebration Date: Monday, January 8th Place: SUB Atrium Time: 1-2 pm LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) is a third-party certification program that sets standards and applies ratings for the design, construction, operation and maintenance of buildings. The SUB is LEED Gold certified, the second […]

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Unique hands-on community research opportunity in Abbotsford W2018 IDS 400F: Civic Engagement & Participation

SEATS STILL AVAILABLE for this unique chance to be part of hands-on community research in Abbotsford. This is also an excellent learning opportunity for students looking to apply for grad school or law school. Please contact Hamish Telford before December 20th at for a seat today! W2018 Abbotsford IDS 400F: Civic Engagement and Participation […]

Are you interested in going to London, England this summer? Be sure to attend our Info Session JAN 17TH!

UFV will be sending one Science student to London, England, all expenses paid, to attend the annual London International Youth Science Forum (LIYSF) July¬† 25 to August 8, 2018. Past representatives have included: Tessa Webb & Perrin Waldock (2017), Vivienne Beard (2016), Kevin Kobes (2015), Etienne Dreyer (2014), Andrew Alexander (2013), and Timothy Richards (2012). […]

Job Opportunity! Future Science Leaders Coordinator – Abbotsford

Part Time Position – 12 hours per week (January-June 2018) POSITION: Future Science Leaders Coordinator – Abbotsford REPORTS TO: Program Director, Future Science Leaders Science World British Columbia is a charitable organization that engages British Columbians in science and inspires future science and technology leadership throughout our province. Future Science Leaders is a Science World […]