The Gift of Giving Back — A Public Forum Discussing Community — March 26

The Gift of Giving Back is a public forum discussion about the importance of giving back to our community presented by the students of CMNS 335. Students, faculty, and staff are welcome to drop by anytime between 1:15 and 4:30 pm. Snacks and refreshments will be provided. Tues, March 26 1:15-4:30 pm B121, Abbotsford Campus … Read more

Supported Learning Groups info session — April 3

Have you taken the following courses? Are you interested in helping other students? The SLG program is currently hiring leaders for BUS 143/249, KPE 170 LAB/270/163, CHEM 113/114/213/214, BIO 111, ECON 101, and GEOG 103. Please drop in your application in C1007 or come to the information session on Wed, April 3 from 2:30-4 pm … Read more

Educating Educators with Qwalena, multimedia performance about residential schools — March 28

“Qwalena” multimedia mask performance, about the inter-generational impact of residential schools. Included is a documentary of residential school survivors titled “Our Story.” “Our Story” testimonials by Elders/residential school survivors. Question/Answer interactive discussion with audience. March 28 1 pm UFV Abby B101 For more information, contact Stacy Hulbert at 03/28/2019

Peace Literacy Training: Survival Skills for the 21st Century with Paul Chappell — April 11 & 12

Join us on April 11 + 12 for a workshop on peace literacy! Paul Chappell will be returning to UFV, alongside co-facilitator Sharyn Clough to host the workshop Peace Literacy Training: Survival Skills for the 21st Century. Abbotsford F125 Thurs, April 11: 10:30 am-4:30 pm Fri, April 12: 9:30 am-3:30 pm A pizza lunch will … Read more

Explore Your Wellness — March 18

Event name: Explore Your Wellness Hosted by Social Work 380 (Community Development) students and the Peer Resource & Leadership Centre What does wellness mean to you? Come join the conversation about why wellness is important for all UFV students! Explore Your Wellness will feature a guided painting session, a collaborative art activity, games, resources and … Read more

Health Sciences Dean’s Speaker Series with Dr. Don McKenzie — Exercise is Medicine: Breast Cancer — March 18

Please join Dean Alastair Hodges in welcoming Dr. Don McKenzie to UFV as part of the Faculty of Health Sciences Dean’s Speaker Series. Dr. Don McKenzie is a professor of kinesiology and director of the Division of Sports Medicine at the University of British Columbia. McKenzie is an exercise physiologist and physician with a long … Read more

Social Construction of Difference event — March 12

The social construction of difference involves a society that targets individuals based on race, sex, mental health or anything that can be discriminated against. Treating people like outcasts, because of conditions that cannot be changed without the society accepting and understanding those individuals. Based on the UN day of Social Justice (February 20). The current … Read more