UFV Student Research Day – 2012 & 2013

Images available on UFV Flickr ————————————————————————– Feed your head at student micro-lectures and research day at UFV March 20 Archived from UFV Today – March 18, 2013 UFV students will be showcasing their intellectual talents once again at the UFV Student Research Day on Wed, March 20. You can drop by the Roadrunner lounge in … Read more

Fraser Valley Regional Science Fair – April 2 – 5, 2013

Held at UFV’s Abbotsford campus, in the Envision Athletic Centre (North Gym).  (download a map) Science Fairs are held each year in hundreds of elementary and secondary schools around the province. Projects can come in the form of a report, a demonstration or a model. All must follow specific criteria and all must display original … Read more

Rex Weyler – writer-in-residence (2013)

UFV’s new writer-in-residence Rex Weyler to read Jan 17 Read More – UFV Today – January 12, 2013 The public is invited to come hear UFV’s 2013 writer-in-residence Rex Weyler at a reading on Thursday, Jan 17 on the Abbotsford campus. A co-founder of Greeenpeace, Rex has deep roots in environmental movements. This is the … Read more

Students for Sustainability (2013)

Archived from UFV Science News, February 26 2013. Join Students for Sustainability at Aftermath and come watch “Tapped” – a documentary that “looks into the unregulated and unseen world of an industry that aims to privatize and sell back the one resource that ought never to become a commodity:  our water”

UFV Student Research Day (2013)

Archived from UFV Research, March 20 2013. Faculty & Student Research at UFV Teaching, research, scholarship, and service are the cornerstones of the University of the Fraser Valley. They are also foundational to our delivery as a teaching university. Here is the ninth edition of UFV’s annual Publications and Research Catalogue. This booklet demonstrates the range … Read more

Research Lecture Series – Manu to speak on role of language in math education (2013)

Archived from UFV Today March 11, 2013 –  Stan Manu speaks on the “Roles of Language(s) in Bilingual Students’ Understanding of Mathematics” The importance of language in understanding math — especially for bilingual students — is the topic of the next presentation in the UFV Research Lecture Series. The lecture is free and the public … Read more

Consul General of Brazil visits Science Without Borders students at UFV (2013)

Archived from UFV Today, Febuary 12 2013. Original post by Louise Rousseau. On Friday, February 8, 2012, the Ambassador and Consul General of Brazil in Vancouver, Sergio Abreu e Lima Florencio, visited UFV to meet a cohort of 31 Brazilian students who are studying here under the auspices of the Science Without Borders program. Until 2014, … Read more

National Sweater Day at UFV — energy conservation in action (2013)

Archived from UFV Today, Febuary 9 2013.  Original post by Anne Russell. National Sweater Day, a nationwide initiative led by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) to turn down the heat and wear a sweater for the day, was held on Thurs, Feb 7.  UFV showed its commitment to energy conservation by turning down temperatures in … Read more