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Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Why you’re paying so much for textbooks: Part 1 ⁄ 2

By: Alexander Kenny, Peak Associate  Purchasing textbooks has become a macabre ritual amongst post-secondary students. Students at SFU, myself included, always spend time discussing, comparing,...

Summer job roundup

By: Bernice Puzon  Summer is the time for beautiful weather, hanging out with friends, and if you’re lucky enough, taking a break from school. While...

Summer adventure roundup

By: Anindita Gupta, SFU Student A road trip in the summer sounds like something out of a breezy, Hollywood movie. But you and your selected group...

Bugs and bones: the most fascinating thing at this school you’ve never heard of

By: Umer Altaf  Unknown to most students and hidden behind the dreary hallways of the Shrum Science Centre, an immaculate organisms collection resides within our...

The bigger picture: a closer look at five pieces of SFU art

By: Natasha Tar, Copy Editor  If you haven’t noticed yet, SFU has a lot of weird and interesting art. I remember that on Welcome Day,...

Five highlights and five lowlights from the SFSS’s history

By: Jonathan Pabico, Peak Associate  You’ll hear about it throughout your SFU experience, but what exactly is the Simon Fraser Student Society (SFSS)? Here’s the...

I let my Instagram followers make my decisions for 24 hours

By: Victoria Lopatka A few days ago, I was on YouTube when a video called “Instagram Followers Control Our Lives for 24 Hours” by a...

CJ Rowe talks SVSPO, Sexual Violence Awareness Month, and more

By: Jennifer Low  Fast facts on CJ Rowe Name: CJ Rowe Pronouns: They/them/theirs Position: Director of the Sexual Violence Support and Prevention Office Education: Doctorate...

Badass women of SFU

By Eva Zhu  When SFU opened in 1965, only 37% of the student body was made up of women and only 16 of the 126...

Long story short: My natural hair is a character of her own

By: Grace Rose  My hair changes about every 4–6 months. Sometimes it will be straight, sometimes in braids or twists, and other times hidden underneath...