School of Business Students Receive Undergraduate Excellence Award

Curious people do research. Curiosity is what drives us to learn, to discover, and to interact with our environment. The University’s annual Undergraduate Research Excellence (URE) Awards acknowledges a small handful of curious students with research awards totally over $24,000 this year. These students were nominated by their faculty supervisors for extraordinary research work, either … Read more

UFV Enactus – Enactus National Competition Submission

We are proud of our UFV Enactus team for making it to the 2020 Enactus Canada National Exposition. Due to the current federal regulations related to COVID-19 and the uncertainty regarding the length these measures will be in place, the difficult decision was made to cancel the in-person event in Toronto and move the Enactus … Read more

Business Students Win Award at UFV Student Research Day

UFV held their first-ever virtual Student Research Day on Tuesday, March 31, drawing 189 students and 92 projects from across the institution. A panel of 50 UFV researchers, faculty, and administrators reviewed and scored the posters online, awarding points for Quality of Scholarship, Visual Appeal, Organization, and Relevance of Research. Judging was difficult, as it … 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

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

School of Business Student’s Receive Two Awards at the Undergraduate Research Excellence Awards Night

The School of Business would like to congratulate the following School of Business students who won research awards yesterday evening at the UFV Undergraduate Research Excellent Awards. Our award winners are: Simon Frackiewicz, Tyler Henderson, & Matthew Logan won the Industry Engagement Research Excellence Award for their research, “Economic Impact of the Abbotsford Airshow”. Faculty supervisor: David Dobson Harjot … Read more

Sales Students Continue to Shine at UFV

ABBOTSFORD, BC, APRIL 16, 2019  –  “I was a little nervous as the campaign was drawing to a close, but they did it once again.”  So said Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce business development manager, Matt Langdon.  He was referring to a revenue goal set by students in this year’s Bus 2322 Advanced Selling course at … Read more