Thomas and student researcher present at Innovation conference

Dr. Jon Thomas of the School of Business (BC Regional Innovation Chair in Canada-India Partnership Development) and his student research assistant, Jordan Evans (UFV CIS), presented research papers on “University Entrepreneurship” and “Innovation in the Fraser Valley”, at the ISPIM Connects Conference in Ottawa April 7-10. ISPIM is the International Society for Professional Innovation Management … Read more

UFV’s IT Service Desk moving to G131

UFV’s IT Service Desk is moving next Wed, April 10 to newly renovated location in G Building (G131) on the Abbotsford campus. Until then, ITS will continue operating out of B Building (B241). Our goal is to offer a student-centric area for one-stop IT services while continuing to provide comprehensive instructional and administrative technology support … Read more

Financial Aid & Awards tips for April

Financial Aid and Awards tips for April Registration for summer semester is underway. Remember to set aside $200 for your deposit — fee deferrals are not a given. Start preparing your scholarship and leadership applications — deadline is May 10. NOTE: The online applications are accessible through your MyUFV account. If you are applying for … Read more

Policy Consultation — Restructuring Academic Units

As part of a six-week consultation, the University Secretariat invites the UFV community to submit collaborative or individual feedback on the Restructuring Academic Units draft policy. Supporting documents are available at http:www.ufv.ca/secretariat/policy-consultation/ For more information, contact Marlene Affleck at marlene.affleck@ufv.ca 05/04/2019

UFV creates Centre for Experiential and Career Education + changes in the TLC, ISC, and ITS

UFV is excited to announce several changes, effective April 1, 2019. 1) Launch of the Centre for Experiential and Career Education The Centre for Experiential and Career Education (CECE) realigns units and staff involved in career planning, experiential learning, co-op placements, internships, practicums, mentoring, and co-curricular experiences into one department. CECE will be housed within … Read more

2019 Faculty, staff, and student Senate and BoG election results

Congratulations to the following faculty, staff, and students, who were the successful candidates in the recent Senate and Board of Governors elections. FACULTY Four faculty were acclaimed to their positions on Senate: – Sven van de Wetering, Faculty of Social Sciences – Norm Taylor, Faculty of Applied & Technical Studies – Dawna Williams, Faculty of … Read more

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