greenSPEAK Seminar on March 25th featuring Geography students

Date: Tues, March 25 Time: 3:30 pm Place: Abbotsford Campus, B101 [hr] Audrey Epp Abstract: Comparing the relationship between precipitation and river geochemistry. The geochemistry of precipitation affects the geochemistry of river water.  Ideally, studies of river biogeochemistry should therefore include collection and analyses of wet deposition.  The Global Rivers Observatory has studied the Fraser … Read more

greenSPEAK seminar series – Ron Dart on the Canadian Ecological Tradition: Confederation Poets to the Green Party

Date: Tues, March 18, 2014 Time: 3:30 pm Place: Abbotsford Campus, B101 (B Building) Ron Dart has taught in the department of political science/philosophy/religious studies at University of the Fraser Valley since 1990. He was on staff with Amnesty International in the 1980s before joining UFV. Ron teaches a course on “Religion, Nature and Science” … Read more

UFV hosts valley’s brightest math students

Media contact: Darren McDonald UFV hosts valley’s brightest math students Some of the area’s best and brightest young mathematical minds descended on UFV’s Abbotsford campus for the Fraser Valley Math Challengers Regional Competition recently. Grade 8 and 9 contestants battled through three rounds of competition — two individual rounds and a cooperative team round … Read more

Turtle Research Opportunity for Summer 2014

Seeking Undergraduate Wildlife Conservation Research Assistants for Summer 2014 Western Painted Turtle Surveys Application Deadline: March 30th, 2014 (Letter of Interest and CV) Submit to: Dr. Vicki Marlatt ( We are seeking UFV students to assist in two projects studying the endangered Western painted turtles in the lower mainland during the summer of 2014.  Position … Read more

UFV Career Fair 2014

Wednesday, March 12, 2014 2:00 pm – 5:30 pm UFV Abbotsford Campus – Envision Athletic Centre (map) The UFV Career Fair on March 12 is the perfect event to connect employers on the lookout for young talent, graduate or professional schools promoting their programs, and students or alumni looking to go on to further studies … Read more