Raven-making workshop in the Chilliwack Library — Oct 17

We’re making 1,000 paper ravens to hang in the CEP atrium outside the library, as a wish for reconciliation. The raven-making workshops are directly tied to the exhibit in the display cabinet outside the Chilliwack library, which has themes of residential schools, reconciliation and hope. Wed, Oct 17 2-3 pm Chilliwack Library For more information, … Read more

TLC Bytes Bistro — choose from menu of knowledge sessions

UFV Teaching and Learning Centre presents an appetizing way to discover edu-tools for faculty and staff. Order your knowledge sessions from the TLC Bytes Bistro menu. …savor the flavor of learning…the results are golden… freshly baked ideas for your teaching…add some spice to your courses. You can choose how you receive your KNOWLEDGE SESSIONS: presentations … Read more

Career opportunities — Sept 17

Keep up with career opportunities at UFV by checking out the UFV Career Opportunities website. Current positions include: Coordinator, Practicum and Internship Assistant, Office of the Vice President External Instructor, Arts and BGS Portfolio Courses Coordinator, Nursing Laboratory https://ufv.ca/careers/ For more information, contact Mark Pearson at mark.pearson@ufv.ca 09/20/2018

Bookstore customer appreciation event — Sept 25

Join us for our 7th annual customer appreciation event! Our sale starts at 8 am at UFV Abbotsford and Chilliwack Bookstore. Customers can take 30% off their clothing, accessory, or supply purchase! Drop by UFV Abbotsford Bookstore throughout the day to listen to CIVL Radio, broadcasting on-site and visit with the Monster Energy crew, giving … Read more

Facilitating Learning Online (FLO) — Nov 13-Dec 10

Join us for the Facilitating Learning Online (FLO), facilitated by Michelle Johnson FLO Online Schedule – Nov 13–Dec 10, 2018 FLO is a four-week online asynchronous course with scheduled synchronous sessions. The course is designed for UFV faculty who wish to improve or have little online teaching or online learning experience. The course covers four … Read more

WHMIS course available for all UFV employees and students

A free WHMIS course is available to all UFV employees and students through Blackboard. Instructions on how to access the course are available at: https://www.ufv.ca/hsw/whmis/ Participants will need to self enroll for the course by logging into Blackboard with their employee/student number and myUFV password. Any questions/inquiries can be sent to: ohs@ufv.ca https://www.ufv.ca/hsw/whmis/ For more … Read more

Upcoming Learning & Development workshops — Fall 2018

Human Resources is committed to supporting your personal, academic, and professional growth. Below is a list of upcoming learning, development, and wellness workshops available (at no charge) for UFV employees. For registration information and more details, please visit ufv.ca/hr/learning–development. Wed, Oct 3 — Digital Minute Taking Wed, Oct 17 — Professional Communication in the Workplace … Read more

Facilitator Development Workshop (FDW) — Nov 26-30

The Facilitator Development Workshop is designed primarily for individuals who will be conducting the Instructional Skills Workshop at an institution. It is recommended that individuals participate in an ISW prior to applying for the FDW. The FDW provides individuals with an opportunity for professional development in a challenging and supportive atmosphere and provides connections to … Read more

*Postponed: Fire drills Sept 11 & 13 in Abbotsford & Chilliwack

*Drills have been postponed due to flooding. New dates posted when available.   A series of fire drills will be conducted the week of September 10-14, 2018, including: Abbotsford campus: Tues, Sept 11 at 2:15pm. Chilliwack Trades and Technology Centre at Canada Education Park: Thurs, Sept 13 at 10:30am. Chilliwack campus at Canada Education Park: … Read more

Raabe lectures in China

Associate professor of philosophy Peter Raabe was one of several invited facilitators at a four-day international philosophical counselling workshop in China’s capital city. On August 11 he presented a lecture followed by a day-long workshop at the Center for International Academic Exchange of Beijing Normal University. The event, titled “Let Philosophy Inspire Life,” was sponsored … Read more