Fall 2020 Online Workshops

Welcome back to an new academic year. HR has been working hard to organize a variety of workshops for the Fall 2020 semester for our employees. Please read through the choices and register for the ones that you are interested in. We hope you will engage in these opportunities and that they help you navigate … Read more Fall 2020 Online Workshops

Say Hello to Tsitsi Chizengeni – Sr. Advisor, Human Resources

Human Resources has another new face – Tsitsi Chizengeni who joins our team of Sr. Advisors. Tsitsi is passionate about lifelong learning and excited to join the University of the Fraser Valley (and we are excited to have her). Tsitsi told me that she isn’t very comfortable talking about herself but did share some fun … Read more Say Hello to Tsitsi Chizengeni – Sr. Advisor, Human Resources

Has Covid-19 Taken You Out of Your Comfort Zone? Maybe it Should.

If there is one thing that Covid-19 has given us, it’s the time to reflect on the world and our own lives. It has given us the opportunity to think about what we have done so far in our short time on this earth, and what we still want to accomplish and it has reminded … Read more Has Covid-19 Taken You Out of Your Comfort Zone? Maybe it Should.

HR Welcomes our Newest Sr. Advisor – Zoe Strazza

HR is very excited to introduce you to our newest colleague, Zoe Strazza. Even though face-to-face meetings are on hold for now, hopefully you’ll get the chance to introduce yourself to Zoe over the coming months as she works with you on all your HR needs. Zoe is a seasoned HR and Finance Business Partner … Read more HR Welcomes our Newest Sr. Advisor – Zoe Strazza

Is Bike Riding for You? Find Out from Some of UFV’s Enthusiasts

Well, it looks like summer may have finally arrived and just in time as some of the Covid restrictions are starting to relax. Of course we still need to be very responsible and keep listening to the experts who tell us that because the pandemic is far from over, it is still critical to keep … Read more Is Bike Riding for You? Find Out from Some of UFV’s Enthusiasts

UFV Unite – Wrapping up our Walk Across Canada Challenge

Colleagues — what a journey it has been over the last twelve weeks. Our goal for our UFV Unite page was for our staff and faculty to connect and engage with each other while remembering the importance of exercising the body and mind. We sure enjoyed doing just that and hope we inspired you to … Read more UFV Unite – Wrapping up our Walk Across Canada Challenge

Reflections: Adapting Teaching and Learning to the Online Environment

Judy Larsen is an associate professor in the Upgrading and University Preparation department who recently earned her PhD. Judy mainly teaches ABE mathematics courses, but she also teaches courses for the Teacher Education program and the Mathematics and Statistics department. Judy has been recognized for her creative approach to teaching mathematics with an award from … Read more Reflections: Adapting Teaching and Learning to the Online Environment