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Want to be a teacher? Teacher Education seminars — April 10 and 11

If you are thinking about a teaching career either as an elementary/middle or secondary school teacher, then you are invited to attend the upcoming information seminars. There will be opportunities to explore reasons to become a teacher and hear about the expectations of teachers in today’s classroom. As there are multiple pathways leading to a […]

Career opportunities — April 3

Keep up with career opportunities at UFV by checking out the UFV Career Opportunities website. Current positions include: Biology Sessional Faculty Instructor, Graphic & Digital Design Advisor, Health, Safety & Wellness Instructor, Psychology Instructor, Communications Instructor, Criminology Instructor, Chemistry Database Specialist To view details on these postings, and for a complete list of opportunities, go […]

Building Resilience and Presentation Skills — employee workshops

Building Resilience Tues, April 11 1-2 pm Abby A203b Research shows that individuals can improve how well they adapt to challenges and adversity. This session will help break negative thought patterns and offer healthier ways of thinking and behaving. Participants will be introduced to a variety of effective, practical tools to improve physical health, respect […]

UFV’s New Student Orientation

Preparation is underway for this year’s New Student Orientation (NSO) events. NSO is an opportunity for new students to connect with UFV by getting to know key people, gaining informative resources and meeting other UFV students. NSO is divided into two parts with Part 1 Start Your Journey happening in May and Part 2 Survival […]

Career opportunities

Keep up with career opportunities at UFV by checking out the UFV Career Opportunities website. Current positions include: Instructor, Teacher Education Instructor, Mathematics & Statistics (x2) To view details on these postings, and for a complete list of opportunities, go to: ufv.ca/careers. For more information, contact Tara Rozenek at tara.rozenek@ufv.ca   03/24/2017

Do you have your PD planned?

As a staff member at UFV you are eligible to utilize $400 of your professional development funds on Continuing Education courses. In today’s workplace digital media and creative practice are more valuable than ever! Gain the skills necessary to succeed in your current role or advance your career with a Centre for Creative Development course. […]

Holocaust Study Tour of Berlin and Krakow/Auschwitz — apply by Mar 17

This study tour has been designed to provide participants with a comprehensive understanding of the German-led attack on European Jews and other victims during the mid-twentieth century. Tour participants will travel to Germany and Poland, where they will visit historical sites related to the Holocaust and its commemorations. The study tour will bring participants into […]

Career opportunities at UFV

Keep up with career opportunities at UFV by checking out the UFV Career Opportunities website. Current positions include: Sessional Faculty, Fall 2017 Instructor, Kinesiology Instructor, School of Business, Financial Accounting Instructor, School of Business Faculty, Human Resource Management Instructor, School of Business Faculty, Marketing/Management Instructor, Computer Information Systems Instructor, Computer Information Systems (Management Information Systems) […]

Career opportunities at UFV — March 13

Keep up with career opportunities at UFV by checking out the UFV Career Opportunities website. Current positions include: Instructor Social Work and Human Services To view details on this posting, and for a complete list of opportunities, go to http://www.ufv.ca/careers/ For more information, contact Tara Rozenek at tara.rozenek@ufv.ca http://www.ufv.ca/careers/ For more information, contact Tara Rozenek […]

Now hiring: Supported Learning Group leaders

Are you looking for valuable work experience in your field of study? Put your classroom knowledge to work and become an SLG leader! SLG leaders are students who have taken the course and have done well. SLG leaders are needed for BUS 143, 144, 249, MATH 141, MATH 085, MATH 111, ECON 101. HIST 101, […]

Science Rocks! 2017 summer facilitators opportunity

A great resume-builder for science students who like working with children! Employment dates are Mon-Fri, July 4-Aug 25 8 hours per day/$12/hr Apply by sending your resume and a brief letter of interest to sciencerocks@ufv.ca by March 22, 2017 http://blogs.ufv.ca/science/2017/02/28/science-rocks-facilitators-needed/   03/23/2017 Save Save

Advanced Excel — employee workshop — March 28

Advanced Excel for the Office workshop Tues, March 28 8:30-11:20 am, room D221, Abbotsford campus OR Tuesday, April 4 8:30-11:20 am, room A0024, Chilliwack campus at CEP This workshop is an interactive lesson on advanced excel for the office. Use macros to increase productivity in your work and use PivotTables and Pivot Charts to increase […]

Opportunity for recent or upcoming CIS or CS graduates

Are you a recent or upcoming CIS or CS graduate? Check out UFV’s Coding Bridging program to gain hands-on experience in the technology sector. UFV’s Coding Bridging program is offered by UFV Continuing Education and the Ministry of Advanced Education. The Ministry has provided one-time grant funding for short-term training to address the demand for […]

Extended Call for One Student for the Board of Governors

Be part of governance at UFV! The University of the Fraser Valley Board of Governors is extending the call for nominations for one student for the Board of Governors (must be members of the Student Union Society) Students will serve a one-year term from August 1, 2017 to July 31, 2018. Nomination forms are available […]

Career opportunities at UFV — Feb 27

Keep up with career opportunities at UFV by checking out the UFV Career Opportunities website. Current positions include: Dean, Faculty of Science Advancement Services Officer Administrative Assistant to the Provost and Vice-President, Academic To view details on these postings, and for a complete list of opportunities, go to: http://www.ufv.ca/careers/ For more information, contact Tara Rozenek […]

Career opportunities at UFV — Feb 20 edition

Keep up with career opportunities at UFV by checking out the UFV Career Opportunities website. Current positions include: Department Assistant, Continuing Education To view details on this posting, and for a complete list of opportunities, http://www.ufv.ca/careers/ For more information, contact Tara Rozenek at tara.rozenek@ufv.ca 03/01/2017

Faculty, Staff, and Student Vacancies on the standing committees of Senate

Expressions of interests are being sought from faculty members, staff, and undergraduate and graduate students to serve on the standing committees of Senate for the 2017/18 academic year. The Senate Governance Committee (SGC) welcomes expressions of interest for faculty, staff, and student positions on the standing committees of Senate. SGC is responsible for ensuring the […]

Career opportunities at UFV — Feb 13

Keep up with career opportunities at UFV by checking out the UFV Career Opportunities website. Current positions include: Assistant Professor, BSN Program To view details on this posting, and for a complete list of opportunities, go to: http://www.ufv.ca/careers/ For more information, contact Tara Rozenek at tara.rozenek@ufv.ca 02/24/2017

Spring 2017 Holocaust study tour in Germany and Poland — apply by Feb 17

Seats are still available for the Spring 2017 Holocaust study tour in Germany and Poland. This study tour has been organized by members of two UFV departments: History (Steve Schroeder) and Visual Arts (Aleksandra Idzior).  It has been designed to provide participants with a comprehensive understanding of the German-led attack on European Jews, and others […]

Municipal pension workshops have room available

There are still seats available in the free member workshops Making the Most of Your Pension and Approaching Retirement. Please encourage your employees who are members to register today! Making the Most of Your Pension is a 2-hour workshop for mid-career members. Members will learn how the decisions they make throughout their careers can affect […]

Career opportunities at UFV — Feb 6

Keep up with career opportunities at UFV by checking out the UFV Career Opportunities website. Current positions include: Sessional Faculty, Faculty of Health Sciences To view details on this posting, and for a complete list of opportunities, go to: www.ufv.ca/careers For more information, contact Tara Rozenek at tara.rozenek@ufv.ca 02/16/2017

Spring break camps to keep kids active at UFV

Want to make sure your kids stay active this spring break? Join the UFV Cascades and UFV Kinesiology students for a physical literacy camp over March break that will have your child learning through PLAY! During this week, your child will work on developing their fundamental movement skills like running, jumping, and catching. We will […]

Time to nominate for UFV Service Excellence & Betty Urquhart awards

It’s nomination season again. Betty Urquhart Community Service Award UFV is once again looking for unsung heroes. Do you know an individual or a group who has made the Fraser Valley a better place to live? People who make everyday contributions to their community but who may not be recognized? Consider nominating them for the […]