Employer Engagement Program – Phantom Screens Tour

Come take a tour of Phantom Screens and learn more about how you can benefit from a career with one of the largest manufacturers of window and door screens located locally in Abbotsford.

From making the screens that customers love, to marketing and selling them, and distributing those screens within our community and abroad–Phantom Screens does it all.

Whether it be marketing, operations, or selling– Phantom Screens is where you will find it.

Date: Thursday, January 18, 2018

Time: 9 am – 11 am

Meeting Location: Phantom Screens – 30451 Simpson Rd., Abbotsford

To sign up email eep@ufv.ca!

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Job Opportunity: Academic Relations Public Affairs Contractor, High Commission of Canada, Australia

The High Commission of Canada in Australia is seeking a candidate to fill a six month contract in Education Marketing and Public Affairs (including media, public relations and information services). The program is open to Canadian citizens or permanent residents under 30 years of age who have graduated from colleges and universities in Canada and Australia. The term is six months commencing in April 2018. Successful applicant will be paid the Australian equivalent of CAD $2,000 per month for a maximum of CAD $12,000 with no deductions. Applications are invited for the following temporary six month contract, from young Canadians who have graduated with majors in relevant areas such as Business, Politics, International Relations, Marketing, Journalism or Communications or have a relevant combination of work and studies. The deadline to apply is 1600 AEST Monday 8 January 2018

For more information please visit: http://www.canadainternational.gc.ca/australia-australie/jobs-travaux/2017-11-ar-ra.aspx?lang=eng


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CanInfra Challenge – Apply now with your transformational infrastructure idea for Canada

The CanInfra Challenge invites students, academics, and thought leaders from across the country to participate in a public ideas contest aiming to surface the next transformational infrastructure idea for Canada.

Top students and faculty from the University of Fraser Valley are invited to participate in the challenge – the application and further details are on their website (https://www.caninfra.ca/contest)

The winners will have the chance to win $50K and pitch their idea in front of senior government and private sector leaders at their Spring Summit 2018.

CanInfra Challenge Ideas Contest – Introduction and Overview


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Sweater Week returns November 20-24 with some great prizes!

Calling All Students!

Sweater Week is happening November 20-24, with temperatures being lowered by 2°C in all buildings. This is to bring awareness to the small steps that we can take individually to combat climate change by reducing greenhouse gas emissions. SustainableUFV is reminding everybody to grab an extra layer for the week to ensure they’re comfortable while working and studying.

Additionally, during this week, SustainableUFV is holding a selfie contest with daily $20 Campus Card prizes, and two $50 grand prizes for Best Selfie and Most Dedicated Sweater Weeker. Make sure to get you and your friends involved in the coziest event of the year!

Contest details can be found at http://ufv.ca/sweaterweek

To add some pizazz to your selfies, check out the sustainable selfie stations located at:

  • CEP-A
  • Abbotsford campus:
    • The SUB
    • G by the Library
    • B in the Cafeteria
    • A, B, and D building hallways

The SustainableUFV Selfie Squad will be popping up around campus throughout the week. Be sure to stop by when you see them!

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The Employer Engagement Program is back with a tour of Costco – Nov 20, 2017

Attention BBA students!

The Employer Engagement Program is back at it again with some great tours!

Our first of the semester being a tour of Costco!

Have you ever wanted to work for a large company? Do you want to learn more about operations management? Then this tour is for you!

Join us from 10-11 am on Monday, November 20, at Costco in Abbotsford for more information on how you can one day be a part of a great company!

This is one tour you don’t want to miss out on! 

 Sounds like the event for you? To sign up email eep@ufv.ca

 What are you waiting for? 

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UFV Business Alumni – Get together, get connected, get ahead

The mark of any good business school is undoubtedly the success if its graduates, and here at UFV we are proud to watch as our alumni continue to make great strides in their lives and careers following their graduation from our BBA program. On October 25th, 2017, the UFV School of Business hosted it’s first ever alumni networking event in order to provide an opportunity for our graduates to reconnect with fellow graduates, faculty, and staff.In partnership with the UFV Alumni Association, the School of Business invited alumni to the Reach Gallery Museum in Abbotsford to network, view the gallery’s latest collection, and sample some UFV Alumni wine. Faculty and staff were very pleased to catch up with former students and hear their success stories.

This event was also an opportunity get feedback on how the business school can better serve and connect with our alumni. As a result of many fruitful discussions throughout the evening, the School of Business is eager to see how we can further support our alumni through assisting in job placement, professional development, and ongoing personal and career growth.

In continuing to strive towards a stronger relationship with our graduates and better determine how the School of Business can  encourage and support our graduates, we will continue to reach out to all of our graduates and invite you to connect with us and let us know how you are doing and most importantly, how we can continue to help you stride towards your goals.

If you are a School of Business Alumni and were unable to make the event at the Reach, there will be more opportunities to connect with your fellow alumni and former professors both online and in person. The School of Business would like to invite you to join a special exclusive LinkedIn group which will feature upcoming events, industry relevant information, and allow you to let us know how we can help you in your career.




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