Teaching and Learning workshops — June 7-29

Teaching and Learning workshops offered in June. Tech Tools Workshops Padlet — Wed, June 15, (2-3 pm) Turnitin — Wed, June 8, 15, 22, 29 (10-11 am) Course Development Workshops Building a Student-Centred Syllabus — Mon, June 13, 20, 27 (11-12 pm) Storyboard Your Courses — Fri, June 10, 17, 24 (1-1:30 pm) Visual Syllabus … Read more

Faculty Sabbatical Leave workshop — June 10

Are you a UFV faculty member interested in applying for a 2023-2024 sabbatical leave? Ask questions and receive feedback before submitting your application. Register here: https://ufv-ca.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_ABal6xBpTCOMbLFBlC_TjQ Fri, June 10 1-3 pm Zoom https://www.ufv.ca/research/events/ For more information, contact Tracy Morrison at tracy.morrison@ufv.ca 06/11/2022

Faculty Microlectures — Keith Carlson on Smallpox Bioterrorism in the Pacific Northwest

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

Faculty Microlectures — Dr. Golfam Ghafourifar

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

Volunteers needed for Team Convocation

A message from President Joanne MacLean Dear Colleagues, Convocation provides two of the happiest days of the year for our students and for me personally, and I invite you to be part of it. UFV Convocation ceremonies in 2022 will be celebrated on Tuesday and Wednesday, June 14 and 15. Once again, we will host … Read more

Indigenous storytelling and philosophy for children — June 7

This webinar investigates the rich resources within Indigenous philosophy (with emphasis on storytelling and land-based learning) to enhance the practice of Philosophy for Children (P4C). Dr. Andrea Sullivan-Clarke (Muskogee Nation of Oklahoma) will share her experience of using Indigenous storytelling to facilitate philosophical discussions in elementary and high school classrooms. She will also speak to … Read more

Policy Consultation: Animal Care (51) policy

As part of a 3-week consultation, the University Secretariat invites the UFV community to submit collaborative or individual feedback on the Animal Care (#51) policy. Please submit your comments to policyconsult@ufv.ca by the deadline of 4 pm, June 9, 2022. The suggested revisions can be found on the website: https://www.ufv.ca/secretariat/policies/updates/policy-in-consultation/ For more information, contact Marlene … Read more

RBC Dominion Securities: Where do we go from here: Supply Chain Disruption, Inflation & Rising Rates — June 7

We invite you to participate in an exclusive event featuring Jim Allworth, one of RBC’s most respected and experienced investment strategists. As we progress out of the global pandemic, we understand the worries and concerns business owners have about a potential shift in the world’s economic state. As the cost of doing business continues to … Read more

NSERC grant-writing workshop

Are you a UFV faculty member within the natural sciences/engineering seeking funding for your research? Learn tips and tricks for writing a successful NSERC grant proposal by attending the UFV Research Office’s online grant writing workshop. Thurs, June 16, 2022 Zoom • FACILITATOR: Jerri-Lynne Cameron, Director, Research Services and Industry Engagement • RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/nserc-grant-proposal-workshop-tickets-342240690117 In … Read more

SSHRC Insight grant-writing workshop — June 9

Are you a social sciences or humanities researcher considering applying to the SSHRC Insight program? Have a walk through the application process complete with tips and strategies for writing a successful SSHRC Insight Grant proposal. Thurs, June 9, 2022 1:00 – 2:30pm Zoom • FACILITATOR: Jerri-Lynne Cameron, Director, Research Services and Industry Engagement • RSVP: … Read more

Microlectures: Dr. Evan Bowness

Each year, the UFV Research Office invites 20 or more faculty researchers to be a part of the continued success of the university’s microlecture 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

Senate public meeting — May 31

The next Senate meeting is scheduled for Friday, June 10, 2022 at 1:30 pm on the Abbotsford Campus in A225. The deadline for submission for items for the agenda is Tuesday, May 31, at noon. Please email your submissions to UFVSenate@ufv.ca https://www.ufv.ca/senate/meeting-schedule/ For more information, contact Marlene Affleck at marlene.affleck@ufv.ca 06/10/2022

Sexual wellness product sale — May 24 & 25

Wondering what all the buzz is about?!? It’s Masturbation May and to celebrate, UFV’s PRLC is collaborating with SUS to offer a selection of sexual pleasure products for sale! There will be products for all bodies at VERY affordable prices, and a sexual health educator available to answer any and all questions you might have! … Read more