Revised Policy: Tuition and Mandatory Fees Waivers, Employee (111)

The following policy has been revised and has been approved and will be accessible on the website below: Policy 111, Tuition and Mandatory Fees Waivers, Employee (formally Tuition Fees, University Personnel) https://www.ufv.ca/secretariat/policies/ For more information, contact Marlene Affleck at marlene.affleck@ufv.ca 10/14/2022

Speaking Your Voice: A workshop by UFV’s Race and Antiracism Network

Sept 27 1-2pm Abbotsford campus, Room A225 This storytelling workshop will provide a safe space to learn about how institutional racism is experienced from within. Participants will learn: • to advocate for themselves • to identify acts of microaggressions, over and covert racism • about tools to seek help • to respond adequately • how … Read more

Faculty Micro-Lectures — Dr. Stan Manu: How translanguaging facilitates “thickening” of mathematical understanding.

Each year, the UFV Research Office invites 20 or more faculty researchers to be a part of the continued success of the University’s Micro-Lecture Series. The goal is to provide “snapshots” of the range and depth of our faculty research, as well as highlight the interdisciplinary nature of our work. This engaging, fast-paced event also … Read more

Fire alarm testing begins Sept 20-Oct 18

What do I need to know?  Fire drills are scheduled across UFV between Sept 20–Oct 18, including: Abbotsford: Tues, Sept 20: All buildings except Lá:lem te Baker Wed, Sept 21: Lá:lem te Baker Aerospace Centre: Wed, Sept 21 Chilliwack: Tues, Sept 27 Clearbrook: Wed, Oct 5 Hope: Thurs, Oct 6 Mission: Tues, Oct 18 What … Read more

Meet & Greet with new VP Susan Mide Kiss — Sept 22

You’re invited to an informal meet-and-greet with UFV’s new Vice President, Community Engagement, Susan Mide Kiss. Please join President Joanne MacLean for coffee and to welcome UFV’s newest Vice President. Date: Thursday, September 22 Time: 10 – 11:00am Location: A225 on the Abbotsford campus Coffee, tea, and light morning snacks will be provided.

Host a booth at the Campus Engagement Expo — Oct 4 & 5

Looking for an event to connect with students and share information about your department or organization? Join us for the Campus Engagement Expo! Register here: https://www.ufv.ca/machforms/view.php?id=1049285 This event provides students, both new and returning, an opportunity to learn about resources and services available to them on and off campus and is a great way to … Read more

Second screening of ‘Rails, Jails and Trolleys’: The Farmers Protest — Oct 1

Following the success of the sold out first screening, the SASI, in partnership with Tourism Abbotsford is pleased to present a second screening of ‘Rails, Jails, and Trolleys’ which looks at the largest farmers protest in human history. Eventbrite link to register here. Oct 1 1-3pm UFV Theatre room B101 For more information, contact Sharanjit … Read more

SUS hosting Kickback on Abby green — Sept 22

Sept 22 2pm-6:30pm Abbotsford campus green Come join us for a day filled with fun activities, free food, free beers, live music, and good times. You’re not going to want to miss this! https://ufvsus.ca/kickback Dunk Tank DJ Travis Murray Wipeout Chillout Zone Gladiator Joust Photo Booth Lawn Games Caricature Artist Trading Post Beer Smuggler’s Trail … Read more

Municipal Pension Plan AGM — Oct 13

Each year, the Municipal Pension Plan (MPP) hosts an Annual General Meeting (AGM) to report on the health of your pension plan. The 2022 AGM is taking place this October, and all members are invited to attend. This is a great opportunity to learn more about your pension, including a Q&A session for attendees! AGM … Read more

Faculty Micro-Lectures – Dr. Shelley Canning

Each year, the UFV Research Office invites 20 or more faculty researchers to be a part of the continued success of the University’s Micro-Lecture Series. The goal is to provide “snapshots” of the range and depth of our faculty research, as well as highlight the interdisciplinary nature of our work. This engaging, fast-paced event also … Read more