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

Dr. Rahman Featured Story in Business Class Magazine

Dr. Saeed Rahman‘s research work recently appeared as a feature story in the University of Victoria’s Business Class magazine Spring/Summer 2020 issue. The research discussed presents a new slant on the emerging idea of integrating ecological and business knowledge. To read the article, click here. The full digital Business Class magazine can be found, here.

BUS 408 Students Raise Awareness for Empower Me

Students in Dr. Jelena Brcic’s BUS 408 (Teamwork in Organizations) class, launched a 72 hour campaign to raise awareness for a mental health and wellness service offered through the Studentcare network at UFV called, Empower Me. During this time of great upheaval and uncertainty, the group felt that their fellow students should be made aware … 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

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