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Career opportunities at UFV — Feb 19

Keep up with career opportunities at UFV by checking out the UFV Career Opportunities website. Current positions include: Web Support Specialist Instructor, Chemistry Assistant Professor, BSN program To view details on these postings, and for a complete list of opportunities, go to: https://www.ufv.ca/careers/ For more information, contact Tara Rozenek at tara.rozenek@ufv.ca 03/01/2018

Live Webinar — Post-Secondary Partnerships & Entrepreneurial Skills Development — Feb 23

Post-secondary students make up Canada’s largest source of new talent. Unfortunately, Canadian grads are experiencing high unemployment rates and gaps in skill-sets, citing a lack of experience as a main barrier to employment. Webinar Highlights To combat these issues, Enactus Canada operates this country’s largest post-secondary experiential learning platform. Enactus Canada challenges university and college […]

2018 grads: Book your photo session now!

2018 grads: Book your photo session now! Professional photographers from Artona Group, the official graduation photographer for UFV, will be on the Abbotsford and Chilliwack campuses in February and March for graduate portrait sessions ($15 sitting fee). Feb 21-24 – Chilliwack campus Classroom: CEPA 2428 March 5-17 – Abbotsford campus Artona Mobile Studio – Mobile […]

Live Webinar — Employability Skills: What Every Employer Seeks — April 12

Employers in all sectors across Canada seek workers who demonstrate Employability Skills. The Conference Board of Canada’s Employability Skills define the skills, attitudes, and behaviours needed to succeed in the workplace. They are the foundation for employability and provide a common language for recruitment, performance review, and career path planning. Related resources, including the Employability […]

Volunteers Wanted for Career Fair

Volunteers needed for the 2018 Career Fair Thursday March 8, 1–5 pm in the Student Union Building. Students they can come for the experience, networking, and the food! Volunteering looks great on a resume, and potential employers love to see that they are involved. Time commitment will be over the course of 2 weeks, with […]

Mindfulness Core Concepts with Dr. Evan Collins — Feb 13

This is a special training event for people interested in becoming mindfulness teachers or practitioners or just to learn more. There is a discounted rate for the UFV faculty, students and staff ($125) vs. general public ($336). You can register in the Event Tickets section of the UFV Bookstore. It is led by Dr. Collins, […]

Mitacs Globalink research award for undergraduate and graduate students

Mitacs is a national, not-for-profit organization that has designed and delivered research and training programs in Canada for 18 years. Working with 60 universities, thousands of companies, and both federal and provincial governments, the organization builds partnerships that support industrial and social innovation in Canada. Mitacs has new destinations for international research collaborations. The United […]

2018 grads: Book your photo session now!

Professional photographers from Artona Group, the official graduation photographer for UFV, will be on the Abbotsford and Chilliwack CEP campuses in February and March for graduate portrait sessions ($15 sitting fee). Feb 21-24 — Chilliwack campus at CEP Classroom: CEPA 2428 March 5-17 — Abbotsford campus Artona Mobile Studio — Mobile Studio located in the […]

Ignite Innovation Series — Makermagnetism — Feb 23

  UFV is celebrating several of its teaching and learning innovators through its new IGNITE series. With themes of active learning, moving to online, and embodied pedagogy, these faculty members are sharing their experiences and expertise. Learn with your peers – support your colleagues. If you attend all the sessions, you will receive a letter […]

Ignite Innovation Series — Embodied Pedagogy Activity– Feb 20

Ignite Innovation Series FEBRUARY & MARCH 2018   /   UFV FACULTY SHINE AS THEY PRESENT THE IGNITE INNOVATION SERIES UFV is celebrating several of its teaching and learning innovators through its new IGNITE series. With themes of active learning, moving to online, and embodied pedagogy, these faculty members are sharing their experiences and expertise. Learn with […]

Winter 2018 Learning and Development Workshops

Human Resources is committed to supporting your personal, academic, and professional growth. Below is a list of upcoming Learning and Development workshops available (at no charge) for UFV employees. For registration information and more details, please visit ufv.ca/hr/learning–development/ Feb 21 — Advanced Word Feb 28 –Advanced PowerPoint Mar 7 — Banner Basics Mar 14 — […]

Career opportunities at UFV — Feb 13

Keep up with career opportunities at UFV by checking out the UFV Career Opportunities website. Current positions include: Administrative Assistant, ITS Sessional Faculty, Media Arts Coordinator, Centre for Accessibility Services Sessional Faculty, Health Sciences Assistant Professor, BSN Program To view details on these postings, and for a complete list of opportunities, go to: https://www.ufv.ca/careers/ For […]

KINPALS mentorship program is recruiting

Do you want to gain valuable volunteer experience and co-curricular credit? KINPALS is recruiting! Be a part of a peer support network at UFV. KINPALS is a mentorship program that pairs upper-year Kinesiology students with new incoming students. Find out more about the program and sign up by contacting kinpals@ufv.ca What you need to become […]

Student Study Space on campus — Winter 2018

WINTER 2018 STUDENT STUDY SPACE The following classrooms are available for drop-in study space from now until the end of the Winter exam period, April 23, 2018: ABBOTSFORD CAMPUS: Mon: 5:30-9:50 pm, Room A235 Tues: 5:30-9:50 pm, Room C1423 Wed: 5:30-9:50 pm, Room A252 Thurs: 5:30-9:50 pm, Room A252 Fri: 4-9:50 pm, Room C1421 CHILLIWACK […]

Health Studies information night — Feb 21

Study health care in Chilliwack! The first step to a rewarding career in health care awaits you at UFV Chilliwack campus. Attend our information night to learn about program options in Health Studies at UFV. Hear from faculty and alumni about nursing, dental and health care program options. All welcome to attend. Follow us on […]

Career opportunities at UFV

Keep up with career opportunities at UFV by checking out the UFV Career Opportunities website. Current positions include: Supervisor, Janitorial Services Assistant, Student Services Sessional Faculty, CIS Associate Dean, Faculty of Professional Studies To view details on these postings, and for a complete list of opportunities, go to: https://www.ufv.ca/careers/ For more information, contact Tara Rozenek […]

Work experience opportunity for young graduates

Mitacs Career Connect provides meaningful work experience for young graduates while helping companies find the talent they need to grow their business. We currently have opportunities for projects that aim to protect the environment, create positive environmental outcomes, or address an environmental or climate change-related challenge. Interns must be between 15 and 30 years old, […]

Looking for volunteers?

Did you know that you can post volunteer opportunities with Volunteer UFV on myCampusLife? Volunteer UFV is a service designed to encourage and facilitate the involvement of UFV students in addressing important issues in the Fraser Valley and Vancouver areas while also providing opportunities for students to learn vital skills. Volunteer opportunities posted on Volunteer […]

Get connected to what’s happening on campus

MyCampusLife is your way to connect with other students, events, and opportunities on campus. With myCampusLife, you can: Build your Co-Curricular Record by participating in out-of-classroom events and experiences. This official record can help you as you apply for jobs or graduate school and is a great addition to scholarship applications.  Take advantage of workshops, […]

Be part of governance at UFV — faculty, staff, and students!

The Secretariat office is calling for nominations for faculty and staff on Senate and the Board of Governors, for three-year terms beginning August 1, 2018 to July 31, 2021, as well as one-year renewable terms for students, from August 1, 2018 to July 31, 2019. The deadline for nomination is February 2, 2018 at 4 […]

MyWeb Basic Training — Feb 15

Are you a new myWeb editor on staff at UFV? Learn the basics of editing web pages using myWeb, UFV’s content management system, as outlined in the myWeb Startup Guide. This introductory session is by invitation to new myWeb editors and provides an overview of essential myWeb skills. You will learn: How to log in […]

Career opportunities at UFV — Jan 22

Keep up with career opportunities at UFV by checking out the UFV Career Opportunities website. Current positions include: Coordinator, Global Engagement and Contract Training International Student Relations Specialist Assistant, Director of Ancillary Services To view details on these postings, and for a complete list of opportunities, go to: https://www.ufv.ca/careers/ For more information, contact Tara Rozenek […]

‌5th Biannual pARTicipate poster competition 2017/18.
 YES to the ARTS and HUMANITIES!


‌5th Biannual pARTicipate Poster Competition 2017/18 YES to the ARTS and HUMANITIES! ‌‌Organizers The Visual Arts (VA), and the Graphic + Digital Design (GDD) departments The University of the Fraser Valley (UFV), Abbotsford BC, Canada The project has been running biannually since 2009 with its aim to foster imagination, criticality, visual thinking, graphic design skills […]

BCSA Science Peer Associate Program

We have an exciting opportunity for first- and second-year science students! Upper-level students want to help you have the best experience possible in your first years at UFV. If you are currently in your first or second year as a biology or chemistry student, we will match you with an upper-level student in order to […]

Career opportunities at UFV — Jan 15

Keep up with career opportunities at UFV by checking out the UFV Career Opportunities website. Current positions include: Educational Technologist To view details on this posting, and for a complete list of opportunities, go to: https://www.ufv.ca/careers/ For more information, contact Tara Rozenek at tara.rozenek@ufv.ca 01/25/2018