Students make an impression at School of Business Research Day

Tuesday, April 4, 2017 marked the 5th Annual School of Business Student research day. Six teams of students presented their research to a panel of judges and fielded questions on academic rigor and research design. Top prize was awarded to Chelsey Ens and Jonathan Ens who presented their research on the Effects of Valence Framing on Eco-Friendly Seafood … Read more

Business Students Showcase Research and Win at UFV’s Student Research Day

The UFV School of Business is proud to have been represented by several groups of accomplished students at UFV’s annual Student Research Day which took place this past Wednesday. The poster presentations were held in the Student Union Building, Great Hall and the event also featured micro lectures in the south atrium. Business students presented research … Read more

Networking Opportunities at the Business After Business Mixer

On Thursday, March 9, 2017, the UFV School of Business hosted the Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce, Business After Business Mixer.  This event allowed members of the Abbotsford business community as well as students and staff from the UFV School of Business to meet and mingle over appetizers and sample wine donated by Maan Farms. The Students of … Read more

2017 Finance Networking Breakfast

On February 3, 2017 the UFV School of Business hosted its third annual Finance Networking Breakfast at the Phoenix Lounge in Abbotsford. Students participating in the event were given the opportunity to meet with representatives from six prominent Canadian financial institutions, CIBC, Envision, Scotiabank, Sun Life Financial, RBC, and TD. “We were glad to see that students … Read more

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

Business Students Receive Undergraduate Research Excellence Award

Congratulations to the Business students who won an award at the 2016 Undergraduate Research Excellence Awards night, hosted by the UFV Research, Engagement, and Graduate Studies Office. Under the supervision of Associate Professor David Dobson, Business students Delaney Minor, Manjot Pander, and Seth Stenner (pictured above) conducted a study titled “The Truth Behind RateMyProfessors.com“. This … Read more

School of Business Students Compete in the UFV Student Research Day

Yesterday was the annual UFV Student Research Day, hosted by the Research, Engagement, and Graduate Studies Office. Students from around the institution who conduct research under the supervision of a UFV faculty member may take part in a Micro Lecture series, Poster Presentation, or both. The School of Business had multiple student research groups enter … Read more

Come Support Business Students Presenting at the UFV 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 take 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