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Looking for UFV love (stories)

Did your romance blossom in the library stacks? Did you meet your beloved in the classroom? Did you kindle the fire of love with coffee at Fairgrounds? Did your “meet cute” with your sweetie occur on a field trip or a UFV event or on a long bus ride for a Cascade teams road trip? […]

Amy Mykes named UFV’s new Director of Community Programming and Experience

Amy Mykes (she/her) has been named as the new Director of Community Programming and Experience at the University of the Fraser Valley (UFV). She joins UFV after several years at the University of Calgary (UCalgary), most recently with their Alumni Engagement Team. Mykes started with UCalgary in January 2016, joining the Government and Community Engagement […]

Flood Stories to be on display at The Reach

UFV’s Flood Stories project collected introspective and impactful stories, images, art, and insights from people affected by the devastating Sumas Prairie flood of November 2021 and related environmental disasters. Now the public will be able to view the results of the project at a special exhibition at Abbotsford’s The Reach Gallery Museum. The Flood Stories […]

Get fit in 2023 with UFV Campus Rec — try before you buy until January 20

Looking for fitness options that work well with your job or class schedules? Check out UFV Campus Recreation’s menu of offerings. Until January 20, you can try before you buy! The Try before you Buy event is for fitness classes, and drop-in sports. During this period, intramural times will also be run as a drop-in […]

UFV presents panel discussion on civic and Indigenous relationship building — Jan 19

Conscientious municipal employees know that consulting with Indigenous neighbours or stakeholders is a key part of any planning process. The University of the Fraser Valley recognizes the importance of such consultation and is offering a panel discussion that will explore strengthening civic-Indigenous relationships. Fostering Connections That Last: Conversations in Civic and Indigenous Relationship Building will […]

Ana Adamik named Director of UFV AVP Indigenous office

Ana Adamik, a 15-year veteran of the Canadian Armed Forces, has been named Director of the AVP Indigenous office. Most recently, she was the executive assistant to the UFV Office of the Vice-Provost Academic, a position she has held since 2020. As director, Adamik will be responsible for helping raise the profile of the AVP […]

Year in Review: Lots to celebrate at UFV in 2022

After two years where campus life was heavily impacted by the global pandemic and Fraser Valley flooding, 2022 marked a return to more familiar days at the University of the Fraser Valley. There were in-person Convocation ceremonies in June, and most courses and programs were offered in a face-to-face on-campus setting in the fall semester. […]

Changes coming to Eduroam Wi-Fi sign in

What do I need to know? Connecting to UFV’s free Wi-Fi (Eduroam) changes on Dec 22, 2022. If you use Eduroam now, you will need to reconnect on, or after, Dec 22, to ensure you are using free wireless instead of your data while on campus. What do I need to do? Beginning Dec 22, […]

Celebrating the UFV retirees of 2022

Congratulations to the retirees of 2022! Together, they represent more than 660 years of service to UFV. They gathered for the retiree dinner on Nov 29 (although numbers were diminished slightly by snowy weather) — the first time UFV has held an in-person retiree celebration since 2019. 2022 Retirees Robin Anderson Deborah Block Gloria Borrows […]