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President’s Leadership Lecture with Dr. Kirsten Brazier JAN 31 @ 4:30 PM

Please join UFV President Jackie Hogan in welcoming Dr. Kirsten Brazier, UFV’s 2017 Honorary Doctorate Degree Recipient as part of the UFV President’s Leadership Lecture Series. Why Success is Spelled with an “F”: How your success can help effect world peace When: Wednesday, January 31, 2018 Time: 4:30 – 5:30 PM Where: Evered Hall, SUB – […]

Job opportunity for upper level science student (stats preferred)

Dr. Carin Anne Bondar, UFV Adjunct Professor, biologist, author and TV/Web Host is looking for a talented undergrad student in any field of science (stats preferred) to help her out with some short term projects. The job is primarily data collection and can be done from home so some data processing and presentation will be […]

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Unique hands-on community research opportunity in Abbotsford W2018 IDS 400F: Civic Engagement & Participation

SEATS STILL AVAILABLE for this unique chance to be part of hands-on community research in Abbotsford. This is also an excellent learning opportunity for students looking to apply for grad school or law school. Please contact Hamish Telford before December 20th at for a seat today! W2018 Abbotsford IDS 400F: Civic Engagement and Participation […]

Are you interested in going to London, England this summer? Be sure to attend our Info Session JAN 17TH!

UFV will be sending one Science student to London, England, all expenses paid, to attend the annual London International Youth Science Forum (LIYSF) July  25 to August 8, 2018. Past representatives have included: Tessa Webb & Perrin Waldock (2017), Vivienne Beard (2016), Kevin Kobes (2015), Etienne Dreyer (2014), Andrew Alexander (2013), and Timothy Richards (2012). […]

Job Opportunity! Future Science Leaders Coordinator – Abbotsford

Part Time Position – 12 hours per week (January-June 2018) POSITION: Future Science Leaders Coordinator – Abbotsford REPORTS TO: Program Director, Future Science Leaders Science World British Columbia is a charitable organization that engages British Columbians in science and inspires future science and technology leadership throughout our province. Future Science Leaders is a Science World […]

The Mycology / BC First Nations Connection

Be sure to check out the display cabinet located outside of Room D104! Biology Lab Instructor, Pat Harrison, has put together a great display showing the uses of fungi by the BC First Nations. This is part of the BIOLOGY 370 Introduction to Mycology course. This course is an introduction to the study of fungi. […]

Volunteer Opportunity for Science Students! Register by DEC 15/17

Are you interested in a career in the healthcare field? Would you like to gain experience working as a health advocate? Do you want to be part of an impactful and meaningful program connecting patients to the Social Determinants of Health? If you answered YES to these questions this opportunity just may be for you! […]

Job Opportunity – Science Outreach W2018

The Faculty of Science is running a science outreach program. Super Science Club is an after-school program for elementary students that UFV offers in collaboration with Science World. The goal of this program is to inspire children to be inquisitive about the world around them, and to develop a long-term interest in science and technology. […]

Chilliwack Innovation Network /Next Event NOV 18 @ 1PM

The Chilliwack.Tech group is proud to announce their /Next event, which will provide high school students (grades 11 & 12), university students, and anyone else interested in the industry with hands-on introductions to the fastest growing hi-tech fields. Participants will also learn more about local tech companies, start-ups, and the business side of the industry. […]