7th Biannual pARTicipate Poster Competition 2021/2022

CALL for ENTRIES 7th Biannual pARTicipate Poster Competition 2021-2022 It’s Possible! Organizers The School of Creative Arts (SoCA), under the umbrella of the College of Arts at the University of the Fraser Valley (UFV), Abbotsford BC, Canada. Participants and Awards All current UFV students are invited to design and submit original posters to the 7th … Read more

Business In Europe — Field School information session — Jan 31

Are you at all interested in combining your business studies with international experience? If you are, the UFV School of Business has several international learning opportunities for you! Come join in a virtual information session on January 31 at 4:30 pm to learn more. Topics include the upcoming “Doing Business in Europe” field school that … Read more

UFV Faculty Microlectures — Feb 17

Each year, the Research Office invites 20+ faculty researchers to take part in the UFV Microlectures by providing a “snapshot” of their research in just two minutes or less! • When: Thursday, February 17 11:30 am–12:30 pm, on Zoom • What to expect: Researchers take the spotlight one after the other, in rapid succession, for … Read more

Research assistant story – Ishpreet Anand

Born and raised in Chandigarh, Ishpreet Anand began his Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree at UFV India. Two years later, he traveled to UFV Abbotsford as an international student to continue his educational journey. When Ishpreet arrived on campus, he immediately connected with SASI (South Asian Studies Institute) where he was provided with an … Read more

Chat-T (Chat Teaching) — various dates, including Feb 2

Join Claire Hay, Teaching and Learning Specialist, in wide-ranging conversations around teaching and learning. Upcoming sessions: February 2, 2022 – Supporting students in difficult times – how can faculty support students encountering challenging times in their courses? March 2, 2022 – Planning for the (un)expected – how can faculty plan for unexpected events during their … Read more

The Actor as Generator, with guest speaker Arturo Luís Soria

Save this exciting event in your calendars! The Actor as Generator! with Arturo Luís Soria *Via Zoom January 31st, 4-6 pm Email jocelyn.thiessen@ufv.ca for a Zoom link. Mon, Jan 31, 4-6 pm, on zoom Join us in a workshop with Arturo Luís Soria! A shot of espresso for the actor-writer, this workshop is geared to … Read more

2022-2023 weeks breakdown for UFV meetings and stat holidays

2022-2023 Weeks Breakdown The 2022-2023 meeting schedule weeks breakdown is located at H:\UFVinfo\Meeting Schedule and Timelines\2022-2023 Meeting Schedule Timelines\2022-2023_WeeksBreakdown_UFVMeetings_StatHolidays.pdf. Those employees responsible for booking meeting space for department and committee meetings are asked to contact Room Bookings directly, between February and June 2022, in order to book space. Please send an email to room.bookings@ufv.ca or … Read more

The Art of the Interview: Capturing an Oral History with guest speaker Tetsuro Shigematsu — Jan 24

Save this exciting event in your calendars! The Art of the Interview: Capturing an Oral History with Tetsuro Shigematsu *Via Zoom Mon, Jan 24 4-6 pm Email jocelyn.thiessen@ufv.ca for a Zoom link. Join Tetsuro as he guides you step-by-step on how to capture the story of a lifetime. From selecting the least expensive and most … Read more

The Fraser Valley Flood: An Environmental Policy Forum — Jan 21

The Fraser Valley experienced historic flooding in November 2021. As part of its Politalk Roundtable series, the Political Science department will host a virtual panel  to address this historic flood, the ways that governments have contributed to environmental crisis, and what people can do to affect environmental policy. Speakers: Kathryn Harrison, Professor of Political Science … Read more

Chat-I (Internationalization) — Jan 25

Come join Victoria Surtees, Teaching and Learning Specialist in Internationalization, for a casual time of dialogue around cultures, inclusive approaches to teaching, working with international & multilingual learners, or any other topics on internationalizing your curriculum, teaching, and assessment. Chat date: Tues, Jan 25 (1-2pm) In this chat session, I will welcome UFV International Alumni … Read more

CERA leading initiative to age-friendly university status

UFV’s Centre for Education and Research on Ageing (CERA) is currently leading an initiative to achieve Age-Friendly University (AFU) status. The AFU designation and movement emerged from the World Health Organization call for global efforts to better needs of a growing older population and address the negative impacts of ageism. In response, Dublin City University … Read more