SASI – 2019 Heritage Award Recipients

SASI has won the Outstanding 2019 BC Heritage Award for their work on (Dis)Enfranchisement: 1907-1947 The Forty Year Struggle for the Vote (Sikh Heritage Museum, National Historic Site Gur Sikh Temple, Abbotsford). https://heritagebc.ca/events-activities/heritage-awards/heritage-awards-2019-recipients/ For more information, contact Tracy Morrison at tracy.morrison@ufv.ca 08/31/2019

Tea for Two: a celebration of baking.

Enjoy the latest display of titles from the Newman Western Canadian Cookbook Collection: Tea for Two, a celebration of baking. A selection of community cookbooks as well as company cookbooks are on display highlighting their functions as community builders and marketing tools of new convenience foods. Abbotsford campus library (G building) https://libguides.ufv.ca/NewmanCollection For more information, … Read more

South Asians in Britain: A Talk by Dr. Tahseen Choudhury

Independent researcher Dr. Tahseen Choudhury comes to UFV to speak about South Asian diasporas in Britain, spanning from decolonization to post-diasporic hybridity. Dr. Choudhury’s presentation will be on Tuesday, July 23 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. at the South Asian Studies Institute (SASI) in room F125. For more information, contact Sharanjit Sandhra at sharanjit.sandhra@ufv.ca    

Growth – Discover. Explore. Learn — June 13

Valley Food + Farm Collective is collaborating with a team of UFV students to host a Children and Youth Community Market called Growth. We are focussed on teaching the upcoming generation about agriculture and locally sourced food in our community. Featuring: Youth Vendors Live Music Kids Activities Cooking Demos Pie Baking Contest Raffles & so … Read more

Vacancies on Senate Standing Committees

Students & Faculty — Call for Expressions of Interest 2019 UFV Senate Standing Committee Vacancies Expressions of interests continue to be sought from students and faculty to serve on the standing committees of Senate. Available positions are posted online: ufv.ca/secretariat/standing-committee-vacancies/. Positions are being filled as applications are received, on a first-come, first-serve basis. The Senate … Read more

Faculty of Science Dean’s Seminar Series — June 6

The Faculty of Science Dean’s Seminar Series Dr. James Inkster, Research Fellow, Department of Radiology Boston Children’s Hospital | Harvard Medical School Looking Inside the Body Without a Knife Developing Novel Probes for Medical Imaging — the case for 18F-Labelled Rhodamines Thurs, June 6 10:30-11:30 am Abby D215 https://blogs.ufv.ca/science/ For more information, contact Wendy Gracey … Read more

Applied Business Technology trade show

Join ABT students to test, sample, and learn about cutting-edge products and services. In ABT’s capstone course Web-based Business Communications, students integrate learning from across the program. Teams of students develop the concept for a product or service, design accompanying marketing materials and social media campaigns, and present their products and services at an in-class … Read more