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Weight cutting cuts performance, researchers find

Drs. Michael Gaetz and Jason Brandenburg, associate professors of kinesiology at UFV, and student researcher Jason Soolaman, have found weight cutting in mixed martial...

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...

UFV scientist received a national research grant to continue work on...

Dr. Olav Lian, Earth scientist and director of UFV’s Luminescence Dating Laboratory, received a five-year grant totalling $110,000 from the Natural Sciences and Engineering...

Does research belong in the stacks, or on the internet?

I’ve seen a shift in academia, even comparing my first year of university to my last. It’s gotten cooler; with the constant creation and propagation of new works, there is no shortage of material to study. Do you want to study memes? You can do that. Do you want to study the themes and societal meaning in The Simpsons? UFV offers a class.