Concerned about Climate Change?

Come and hear Dr. Lionel Pandolfo, UFV Adjunct Faculty, speak on this important topic!

The choice of universities in British Columbia  - Ash Kelly

"The good news is that Canada is home to so many great universities that it’s difficult to make a poor decision. That’s why choosing the school that best suits you requires going beyond rankings and reputation, and considering the unique culture and educational environment of your potential alma mater."

UFV is considered one of the top universities in British Columbia.

The Globe and Mail reported..."A higher percentage of first-year students reported participating in an internship or co-op program than at any other B.C. university. For instance, Cherie Enns’ urban planning students designed innovative urbanization proposals to revive an historic ornamental garden site that closed down several years ago. Students envisioned walkable, vibrant multiuse communities and presented their ideas to the local planning director".

Read the full article in the Globe and Mail.

A new course is being offered this Winter!

Come and apply spatial techniques using Geographic Information Systems (GIS) to your ecology and conservation biology principles in a new course to be offered in the department of Geography and the Environment (GATE) next term. Come for the credit, stay for the adventure! Watch for GEOG 300"J" Conservation GIS being offered Tuesday evenings.

Interested in other GIS courses? Check out the GIS certificate.

Want more information? Contact the instructors:

Latest News, Job Opportunities

What's the quickest way to find out about news and events, as well as great job opportunities? Follow us on Twitter @UFVGeography! We follow multiple job postings sites and retweet those jobs opportunities that are geared towards Geography and Environment students and graduates. And don't forget about us on Facebook. Follow along as well with the Geography Undergraduate Society (GUS) as well as the UFV Urbanists @urbanUFV.

Are You a Social Media User? So are We!

Join us on Facebook (UFV Geography) and Twitter (@UFVGeography) for the most recent department announcements, and news of upcoming events and job opportunities. Also check out the Facebook page for the Geography Undergraduate Society (UFV GUS)! 


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