Print Services — replacing all MFDs

We are changing how we print! Throughout the month of June, UFV Print Services will be updating the current Multi-Function Devices (MFD) across all campuses. The new technology is energy-efficient, secure, and convenient. Our new vendor, Ricoh Canada, will have representatives on site throughout the deployment. The new system includes secure print release, which means … Read more

Employee golf tourney results

A  good time was had by all and everyone went home with a prize after the annual employee golf tournament. Results: The Most Honest Team: Jackie Bryce, Carrie Whitehouse, Jennifer Russell, and Kerry Williams The Winning Team: Debbie Dyck, Doug Dyck, Leona MacDonald, and Bev Endersby. Ladies longest drive: Rachelle Vandergaag Ladies KP: Debbie Dyck … Read more

Board of Governors bylaw updates

At its April 4th, 2019 meeting the Board of Governors approved the following: BGB-110-01 Board of Governors’ Roles and Responsibilities BGB-110-02 Roles and Responsibilities of a Member of the Board of Governance Board of Governors bylaws are available at http://www.ufv.ca/board/board-bylaws/   http://www.ufv.ca/board/board-bylaws/ For more information, contact Marlene Affleck at marlene.affleck@ufv.ca 05/25/2019

AskAway service launches a new platform

The award-winning virtual reference service is moving to a new platform, effective May 13. Students and faculty will have access to the same expert help with their research questions on a platform with enhanced functionality. https://bceln.ca/news-events/news/2019/05/new-platform-same-award-winning-service-askaway-moving-libraryh3lp?fbclid=IwAR0EKDN61ZdfrSyrDD9mv0vWuqLmRtf0_GA1qEPsy7gK_4yHsbNnAi-UIJU For more information, contact Mary-Anne MacDougall at maryanne.macdougall@ufv.ca 05/25/2019

Financial Aid & Awards for May

Financial Aid and Awards Tips for May Tip #1: Registration for the fall semester will be underway soon. Remember to set aside $200 for your deposit – fee deferrals are not a given. Tip #2: May 10 is the deadline for scholarship and leadership applications. Tip #3: If you are applying for scholarship and leadership … Read more

Requesting for new software in computer labs? Information required

We are preparing to complete the deployment of Windows 10 to all PC-based student computer labs by the end of the 2019 Summer semester. Faculty using existing software or planning to request new software in the student computer labs will need to provide this information to us as outlined below. For any new software requests, … Read more

Grading Systems (101) policy

As part of a 30-day consultation, the University Secretariat invites the UFV community to submit collaborative or individual feedback on the Grading Systems (101) policy, a copy of which is attached. Please distribute to others in your area, as appropriate. Please submit your comments to policyconsult@ufv.ca by the deadline of May 24, 2019. https://www.ufv.ca/secretariat/policy-consultation/ For … Read more

Credentials (64) policy revision

As part of a six-week consultation, the University Secretariat invites the UFV community to submit collaborative or individual feedback on the Credentials (64) policy, a copy of which is attached. Please distribute to others in your area, as appropriate. Please submit your comments to policyconsult@ufv.ca by the deadline of June 5, 2019. https://www.ufv.ca/secretariat/policy-consultation/ For more … Read more

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