Human Research Ethics Board — call for ethics expert

The UFV Human Research Ethics Board (HREB) invites applications from the broad university community for an ethics expert, as per Basic Research Ethics Board Membership Requirements in the Tri-Council Policy Statement (currently TCPS 2 2022): The term is a three-year renewable term (Sept 1, 2023–August 31, 2026. Applications are due by June 14th to … Read more

Faculty Sabbatical workshop — June 19

Faculty members interested in applying for a Sabbatical leave will learn how to: • Recognize what makes a successful sabbatical application • Write a strong project summary, objectives, and goals • Develop a clear and detailed timeline of activities • Identify potential outputs and create a dissemination plan. Start planning now! Application deadlines start in … Read more

Research Option or Scholarly Activity release workshop — June 19

Annual ROSA Workshop Mon, June 19 1:30-3 pm Location: Teams Are you a UFV faculty member interested in applying for a Research Option or Scholarly Activity (ROSA) release, or a Scholarly Activity Grant? The UFV Research Office hosts an annual workshop for permanent teaching faculty who are interested in applying for ROSA. Applications are due … Read more

After the Flood: Community Response & Recovery

The Community Health and Social Innovation Hub (CHASI), in partnership with Archway Community Services, has released “After the Flood: Community Response and Recovery.” Using the diverse experiences of community members, the report discusses some of the key challenges people faced during and after the flood. Additionally, the report provides recommendations to strengthen the response to … Read more

The UFV School of Creative Arts says goodbye to Heather Davis-Fisch and welcomes a new director

Heather Davis-Fisch will be leaving UFV at the end of June to take up the position of Dean of Fine Arts at the University of Lethbridge. Her presence and leadership will be greatly missed among the students and the UFV community. Heather has been the director of SoCA since its formation in 2019 and has … Read more

Painting event for students — June 7

Student Life Lounge is hosting a free painting event open to all students. Explore a new hobby and have fun with peers. All supplies & snacks will be provided! RSVP through this link: Tues, June 7 1-3 pm Abbotsford Campus, Student Life Lounge room S1111 For more information, contact Arsh Waring at 06/07/2023

UFV GDD Portfolio and Info Night — August 2023

Graphic designers are visual and critical thinkers, collaborators, and agents of change. They create value for businesses, bring empathy to social issues, and make the complex clear through smart visual solutions. UFV’s Graphic + Digital Design (GDD) programs respond to the fast-paced creative industry with a current and flexible curriculum that provides a foundation in … Read more

Volunteers needed for Team Convocation

Team Convocation needs your help. UFV Convocation ceremonies in 2023 will be celebrated on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday June 13, 14, and 15 at the UFV Cascades Athletic Centre on the Abbotsford Campus. Those who participate as members of Team Convocation will have their regular workday reassigned to convocation duties. Food and refreshments are provided. The … Read more