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Info session for 2018 London International Youth Science Forum — Jan 17

We are looking for a student enrolled in a science program at UFV, who is academically outstanding and also has great leadership and communication skills, to represent UFV at the London International Youth Science Forum (LIYSF) in London, England July 25 to Aug 8, 2018 (all expenses paid). Join us in welcoming two of our […]

UFV faculty microlectures — interested in presenting?

UFV Faculty Microlecture Series Tues, Feb 20 Each year the Research Advisory Council (RAC) and the Research Office invites 20 or more faculty researchers to be a part of the continued success of the UFV microlecture series. Our goal is to provide “snapshots” of the range and depth of our faculty research, as well as […]

Abbotsford Ask Me Stations — Jan 3 and 4

Have a question about starting the new semester? New and returning students are invited to pop by one of the Ask Me stations at various locations on the Abbotsford campus. Our current student volunteers will be happy to help you out! Wed, Jan 3-Thu, Jan 4 8 am-6 pm Abbotsford campus: B201, B223, S1111, G171 […]

Turn your used textbooks into cash!

Our next used book Buy Back returns the first week of Winter 2018 classes! Bring your past semester’s textbooks to the Bookstore and we will buy them back. UFV Abbotsford Bookstore – Jan 3, 4, 5 & 8, 9 9 am-4 pm Textbooks must be in good condition, no rips, tears, or extensive marking in […]

myClass (Blackboard Learn) unavailable part of Dec 22

myClass (Blackboard Learn) will undergo an update on Fri, Dec. 22. Required Downtime: 12 hours, starting at 1:30 am to 1:30 pm If you have any questions or concerns, please direct them to online@ufv.ca.   12/23/2017

Faculty Service Excellence award — call for nominations

UFV has created a new award that recognizes individuals for academic excellence in service. Individuals eligible for nomination include all UFV B faculty who have completed their probationary period or sessional instructors who have a cumulative equivalent of two (2) years teaching time at UFV. Award winners receive a plaque with the award recipient’s name […]

UFV tech panel — Jan 16

UFV will host its first tech panel event on Jan 16. The purpose of the panel is for industry organizations to share insights about career opportunities in technology, desired competencies, and how students can prepare themselves for work in the techiIndustry. Some of the panelists will include: • Cnawlece • Coronation Internet Marketing • Prospera […]

Sell your textbooks for cash!

Turn your textbooks into cash! Bring your past semester’s textbooks to the Bookstore and we will buy them back. UFV Abbotsford Bookstore — Dec 13, 14 & 15, 9 am-4 pm UFV Chiliwack Bookstore — Dec 13, 10 am-3 pm Textbooks must be in good condition: no rips, tears, or extensive marking in texts. To […]

UFV Spring Break camp, March 19-23

Active FUNdamentals March break camp is back! Join the UFV Cascades and the UFV Kinesiology students for a fun week of physical literacy, March 19-23, 2018. During this week, your child will work on developing their fundamental movement skills of running, jumping, throwing, hopping, skipping and catching. We will practice these skills through fun and […]

Call for Nominations — Research Excellence Award

Calling for Research Excellence Award Nominations Deadline for nominations is 4 pm on Jan 12. Each year UFV recognizes individual research excellence through its Research Excellence Award. Those eligible for nomination include all UFV B faculty who have completed their probationary period or sessional instructors who have a cumulative equivalent of two years teaching time […]

UFV International Holiday Party — Nov 30

UFV International is hosting a Holiday Party this year! Join us for a festive evening Thursday, November 30th from 5-10 pm at the Rancho! Tickets cost $15 each and can be purchased at UFV International front desk in B223. Please purchase your ticket between the business hours of 8:00am-4:00pm, Monday-Friday. You can pay with cash […]

Call for Nominations — Teaching Excellence Award

Nominate an outstanding UFV instructor for the Teaching Excellence Award! Deadline for nominations is 4 pm, January 19, 2018. Once again UFV will provide an award to an individual in recognition of teaching excellence. Those eligible for nomination include all UFV faculty and lab instructors who have completed two years of instruction, or sessional instructors […]

Abbotsford Food Bank fundraiser at Dec 1 Jerry Seinfeld show

Students from BUS 323 classes will be accepting donations on behalf of the Abbotsford Food Bank on the night of the Jerry Seinfeld comedy show at Abbotsford Centre. We ask that everyone bring a toonie (or more!) to help families in need during the holidays. Fri, Dec 1 6-8 pm Abbotsford Centre   For more […]

Join Visual Arts students for studio visit & exhibit opening — Nov 29

Join both VA116 Space, Form & Time students and VA402 Senior Studio students for an opportunity to visit senior students in their working studio spaces, as well as the Opening Reception for the annual Multiples exhibition. Wed, Nov 29 5-7 pm S’eliyemetaxwtexw Gallery B136 & C1404, C1401 (Exhibit continues through Dec 5) https://www.ufv.ca/visual-arts/ For more […]

Alumni Commemorative Wine Artist competition — submission deadline Jan 15

If you know of a UFV alumnus with a flair for artistic creativity, we invite you to encourage them to submit their artwork for the 2018 Alumni Commemorative Wine Artist competition. The Alumni Commemorative Wine is a highly anticipated annual tradition at UFV. The wine is produced in honour of the graduating class and is […]

Ugly Holiday Sweater Day — Dec 8

Happy Holidays from Human Resources! Tis the season to pull out those ugly sweaters and share some holiday joy! Great prizes for the ugliest sweaters (but you must come to Human Resources to show off or email your pics to nancy.scarrow@ufv.ca) Fri, Dec 8 For employees on all UFV campuses For more information, contact Nancy […]

Sto:lo Career Fair

Stó:lō Service Agency is please to inform you of our upcoming Career Fair under the theme Your Dreams, Your Future – Find it Here! The Career Fair, which will bring together aboriginal people, employers, and experienced professionals under one roof, is scheduled to take place on February 27, 2018 at Tzeachten Community Hall. This year’s […]

Scholarly Sharing Initiative, featuring Leah Douglas and Alicia Horton — Nov 23

Come join an informal scholarly conversation about gender, social research, trauma and power! Thurs, Nov 23 1:15–2:45 pm Abby U-House (SASI) Coffee and lunch provided. This month’s speakers Leah Douglas – The joys and pitfalls of trauma-informed practice and research Professor Douglas’s specialty area, and the focus of her sabbatical, is trauma-informed practice, research, and […]

Sailing to Byzantium — Nov 24

A showcase of UFV’s poets, actors, and visual artists featuring poetry readings, theatre presentations and visual art. Want to show your work? Have any questions? Contact: englishstudents.ufv@gmail.com, ufv.vasa@gmail.com or stevenjbowman@hotmail.com Fri, Nov 24 4-6 pm Evered Hall, Student Union Building, Abbotsford Campus   11/25/2017

MNP Mix & Mingle — Nov 23

Don’t miss your opportunity to hear a brief presentation from MNP and network with MNP representatives! RSVP: To reserve your spot email networking@ufv.ca Thurs, Nov 23 11 am-1 pm Abby B121 For more information, contact Lindsay Lloyd at lindsay.lloyd@ufv.ca 11/24/2017

Chocolate Yoga — Nov 28

Chocolate + yoga = pure happiness! On November 28 from 1-2:30 pm the UFV Yoga Club and Mental Health Awareness Club will be holding the second annual Chocolate Yoga Event. Everyone is welcome to come and enjoy a yoga session, chocolate, and de-stress activities. Tue, Nov 28 1-2:30 pm Abby B121 For more information, contact […]

Celebrate Giving Tuesday by being generous in your community — Nov 28

UFV is taking part in the international Giving Tuesday movement on November 28. We are joining the City of Abbotsford in marking Giving Tuesday as the start of the giving season. It immediately follows the days of intense consumerism, Black Friday and Cyber Monday, and is all about helping our community by giving back and […]

LLT Pizza and Pop Evening — Nov 16

Come and meet with employees from LLT Chartered Professional Accountants and learn what they have to offer. The firm is interested in hiring students, so be ready to impress! There will be free pizza. Thurs, Nov 16 5-7 pm Abby D225 Dress: Business Casual We look forward to seeing you there! For more information, contact […]