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BC expansion causes fish farming fury

Recently, several letters to local First Nations groups announced that the federal government will be accepting applications to expand fish farming in the BC...

Board Shorts

Board approves funds for 2018–9 board jackets The Simon Fraser Student Society (SFSS) Board of Directors passed a motion to “approve the total of $1,128.33...

Students engage at SFU through peer programs

Every year, hundreds of students volunteer with the various peer education and peer mentorship groups, which help to provide services to the greater university...

SFU researchers investigate how technology can be used in healthcare

By: Nathaniel Tok, Peak Associate   SFU computer science professor uses data mining to improve healthcare SFU Computer Science professor Martin Ester is using data to help...

GSS annual general meeting held last week

By Alison Roach Photo by Alison Roach Last Tuesday, the SFU Graduate Student Society (GSS) held their annual general meeting (AGM), hosted in the GSS offices...

Batalia’s ex-boyfriend to stand trial

In September 2011, Maple Batalia, a second year health sciences student, was shot and killed outside the SFU Surrey campus. Now, almost two and...

BoG-gled

Surrey and downtown residences Facilities Services is working in conjunction with Student Services to plan the development of student residences at SFU’s satellite campuses. The...

Board members allege president is unable to accept feedback

Written by: Gabrielle McLaren, Features Editor and Amneet Mann, News Editor   This article is part of a series discussing the leaked recording provided to The...

Lightning in a bottle

In celebration of Nikola Tesla’s birthday, students from the Physics Student Union gathered last Wednesday to construct a Tesla coil, which is an electrical...

Elections escalate with candidate debates

They laughed, they cried, they debated important student issues. Emotions and energy ran high at the four 2015 SFSS Elections debates held during this...