Reminder: Summer Registration System Offline March 30 – April 06

Email message sent March 30th from University Registrar, David Johnston System offline March 30–April 6 In order to facilitate the migration of Summer courses to remote learning, and to give you the most accurate up-to-date course information, UFV’s summer registration system will go offline 12:01 am Monday, March 30 through 9 am Monday, April 6. … Read more

Dr. Brcic’s Advice for being Cooped up at Home

Assistant Professor in the School of Business, Dr. Jelena Brcic‘s research specialty is how people adapt to extreme unusual environments. More specifically, she studies how astronauts make a home in space and work together in close confines. She recently spoke with UFV Today and offered tips for everyone staying at home during the COVID-19 crisis. … Read more

Enactus UFV Teams Compete at the 2020 Regional Competition

  Dr. Saeed Rahman, a UFV business professor, and two teams encompassing eight UFV students traveled to Calgary to compete in the 2020 Enactus Western Canada Regional Exposition that took place on February 27-28. The event brought together hundreds of students, academics, and business leaders from across Western Canada to celebrate the achievements of future … Read more

Student Research Day Goes Digital! [COVID-19 Update]

Due to the evolving situation with COVID-19 and UFV’s alignment with BC Ministry of Health recommendations, the UFV Research Office is adapting Student Research Day to a digital/online format so students can display their research posters safely and remotely. We will no longer hold a physical gathering in Evered Hall on Tuesday, March 31, and … Read more

Research Discussion with Dr. Rahman

Dr. Saeed Rahman was featured in the University of Victoria’s Centre for Social and Sustainable Innovation (CSSI) Year in Review 2018-2019 magazine. Below is the conversation he had regarding his research and passion for sustainability. Q1: What topics or issues does your research explore? My research explores how organizations can understand, build, co-create, and integrate … Read more

Business Professor takes on the Faculty Micro-Lecture Challenge

Over a dozen faculty members, across campus, participated in UFV’s annual Faculty Micro-Lecture Challenge on February 26. Described as “speed dating for research,” 14 challengers from four faculties – Science, the Arts, Health Sciences, and Professional Studies – took the stage in rapid succession to explain the real-world implications of their research in just 2 … Read more

Witness the Micro-Lecture Challenge – Wed Feb 26

Dr. Mike Ivanof from the School of Business will be among 15 researchers from across the Institution who will be partaking in the Micro-Lecture Challenge. Participants are given two minutes to present their most recent research topics and findings. Dr. Ivanof will be speaking on, “Emerging Trends in Consumption Patterns of Goods and Services”. The … Read more