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Friday, August 14, 2020

The Peak looks into asbestos on campus

Written by: Devana Petrovic, Staff Writer Many of SFU’s Burnaby campus buildings were constructed using asbestos-containing materials (ACM). ACM causes health hazards when disturbed; with...

New Vancouver museum to highlight Chinese-Canadian history in BC

Written by: Gurpreet Kambo, Peak Associate The provincial government has announced $10 million of funding to be put toward the development of a new museum...

SFU community rallies against Kinder Morgan expansion

Anti-pipeline activists and observers gathered in Convocation Mall on the chilly morning of November 13 to voice concerns regarding the planned extension of the...

Metro Vancouverites to vote on transit tax

In the upcoming transit referendum, Metro Vancouver residents will have the opportunity to vote on a transit tax that would increase the Provincial Sales...

Satellite Signals

Woodward's The LIVE Biennale event features an evening exploring transcultural art practices at the Djavad Mowafaghian Centre for the Arts this Tuesday, September 22 at...

Semester in Dialogue launches “You Write We Listen”

On an overcast day, Semester in Dialogue took to the streets of Downtown Vancouver to launch its event “You Write We Listen” by Stadium-Chinatown:...

Two major issues could threaten to undermine the sexual violence policy

Throughout the questions and comments raised at the feedback sessions for the Sexual Violence and Misconduct Prevention, Education and Support Policy draft, there were...

SFU student company racks up first place prizes for health-care solutions

It is only half way through the year, but a company founded by SFU students has already claimed the top place in a number...

SFU library unrolls free access for local non-profits

Although scholarly research is readily available to students and professors, it remains highly inaccessible to anyone outside the university. A new program launched through...

Student-run science camps for kids get funding boost from Rogers

The youth science camps held at the SFU Burnaby campus this summer hosted some big names on a recent tour. Executives from the communications giant...