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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...

10 best tweets from the SFSS election night

In the early hours of Friday, March 27, the new SFSS board of directors members were officially announced. The Peak was there and tweeting....

Lake tsunamis: the threat is real

Lake tsunamis are a real and dangerous threat that an SFU professor believes British Columbians need to be more aware of. According to John Clague,...

University briefs

By David Dyck US researchers thwart drone on $1,000 budget Researchers at the University of Texas at Austin successfully took down an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV,...

Conservatives introduce 2013 budget, Canada Job Grants

The budget raised concerns that student issues aren't being addressed By Jane Lytvynenko OTTAWA (CUP) — Finance Minister Jim Flaherty announced Economic Action Plan...

Board Shorts

Students At-Large Appointed to Build SFU The SFSS Board of Directors voted to appoint six At-Large Representatives last Thursday for the Build SFU Student Advisory...

Board Shorts

Mediator begins working with society The board discussed the hiring of Paula Boddie of Paula Boddie & Associates Ltd., a human resources and labor relations...

Board Shorts

Soups on! The board approved up to $4,000 from the Space Expansion Fund for the purpose of creating a soup and sandwich station in Higher...

Documents reveal that BC university executive salaries exceed caps

Questions have recently arisen concerning salary pay for executives at post-secondary institutions in BC, after documents were released showing that executives at three institutions...

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...