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King Road rental development gets council approval

A new apartment complex near the University of the Fraser Valley, on the corner of King Road and King Connector was approved by Abbotsford...

DRC now CAS

UFVs Disability Resource Center (DRC) recently changed its name to the Centre for Accessibility Services (CAS), to better align with changes in the industry....

Governor General Julie Payette speaks of science at science convention, shocking...

Julie Payette is an engineer, a businesswoman, and an astronaut; she holds 27 honorary doctorates, speaks six languages, is an accomplished musician, and is...

Lead pilot program transitions new students into university life

UFV started a new leadership initiative this fall called Lead, which looks to pair first-year students with an upper-level student mentor. The goal of...

The best drink in the world award goes to…

Tea. The world really wouldn’t be the same without tea. It is possibly the most versatile and flavourful drink that has ever been discovered....

UFV welcomes new Research Chair Cindy Jardine

UFV recently welcomed Dr. Cindy Jardine as the third Canadian Research Chair currently at UFV. Jardine’s research lies in the area of health risk...

The saga of incomplete books

Reading has always been my favourite hobby, and I bring a book everywhere with me. Yet, it feels like it takes me months to...

Silence is golden

si·lent (ad.): Not making or accompanied by any sound. I’ve noticed some recent confusion on the purpose of the silent section of the library. Whispering...

UFV physicist receives NSERC grant for research on exotic hadrons

Theoretical particle physicist Dr. Derek Harnett received a grant from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) totalling $75,000 to continue his research...

Au(some)tumn

Fall is possibly the best season in the Lower Mainland. Our summers are too hot, our winters are too cold, and our springs are...