Rick Hansen Secondary wins business challenge

Students from Rick Hansen Secondary school, in Abbotsford BC, have recently won a competition involving using co-ops in schools. The winning students were coached by some of our very talented UFV BBA students, Katherine Levett, Sundeep Johal, Michelle Ndizeye, Nicole Noort, and Caitlin O-Donaghue, who assisted the group of three students win the competition, and … Read more

Dr. Kirsten Robertson receives Best Paper Award at ASAC 2016

On June 3rd, several faculty from the School of Business traveled to Edmonton, Alberta, for the annual Administrative Sciences Association of Canada conference. Four faculty member papers were presented, one of which was co-authored by Dr. Kirsten Robertson, HROM instructor for the School of Business. Her submission, titled “Part of the Package’ A Grounded Exploration … Read more

EEP to Tour Old Abbey Ales

The Employer Engagement program is at it again! On April 29th, at 2:00pm, the School of Business EEP program will be touring Old Abbey Ales. This great opportunity is perfect for students interesting in Marketing, Operations Management, and who want to see how a Brewery is run! RSVP by emailing eep@ufv.ca, or by stopping by … Read more

Student Research Day

The 4th Annual Student Research Day is upon us! On Tuesday, April 12th, from 9am-11am, come support some of our business students as they present their research. Presentation topics include: Understanding the Abbotsford Tourist The Truth Behind RateMyProfessors.co and, Does where you live matter? It will be held in the centre section of the SUB … Read more

School of Business finance students impress at annual CFA competition (and place third!)

The School of Business is thrilled to announce that on March 11, 2016 a team of our Finance students participated in the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Institute Students Research Challenge, and placed third! The UFV team worked diligently for over 5 months, and their hard work paid off, when they held their own against graduate level … Read more