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SFU students say “Yes We Chen,” vote Larissa as SFSS President

Larissa Chen will serve as the Simon Fraser Student Society president for the rest of the 2016—2017 term. The former VP Student Services was...

All aboard the Evergreen Line

After over a year of delays, the Evergreen Line is officially open today. This news should delight SFU students who live in Coquitlam and...

SFSS staff member resigns

By David Dyck After 32 years, Hattie Aitken leaves the society After over 30 years of working with the Simon Fraser Student Society, policy and university...

Board Shorts

Committee Reports The Board heard presentations from the chairs of its several committees: events, advocacy, financial and administrative (FASC), and space. All committees reported that...

SFU Bookstore sees decline in sales

Sales at the SFU Bookstore have dropped by between eight and ten per cent annually over the past two years from $13 million in...

Board Shorts

The gold standard Board voted in favour of pursuing certification for the Student Union Building at the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold...

Calgary feminist group takes back Halloween

A feminist theatre company in Calgary is taking back Halloween from what they consider to be an oversexualized costume industry. The group, Urban Curvz, is...

SFU researchers investigate deadly liver cancer

A group of SFU researchers have collaborated with colleagues internationally to provide insight into the “mutational landscape” of a rare type of fatal liver...

Board Shorts

Satellite Space Expansion The board discussed a motion regarding the renovation, expansion, and improvement of student space on all of SFU’s campuses. The SFSS Space...

Administration allegedly mishandled three sexual assault allegations

In the midst of rolling out community consultations for SFU’s new standalone sexual assault policy, reports have emerged that this past year that administration...