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Wednesday, September 23, 2020

SFU Athletics retires the “Clan” name

Written by: Mahdi Dialden, News Writer The Simon Fraser Clan name has officially been resigned. The decision came after pressure from students and alumni at SFU...

SFU Stadium project delayed to November 2020

Written by: Devana Petrovic, Staff Writer Originally scheduled for completion in August 2020, the SFU Stadium Project on Burnaby campus is now anticipated to be completed...

SFU announces plans for partial opening in Spring 2021

Written by: Michelle Young, News Editor SFU’s Vice-President Academic and Provost pro tem Dr. Jonathan Driver announced on September 3 via email that the university...

SFU alumni creates puzzle swapping app for change

Written by: Madeleine Chan, Staff Writer Founded by SFU alumni Eric Smith, JigSwap is a mobile app in the making that will allow users to...

Residence and Housing prepares for another school year of distanced education

Written by: Paige Riding, News Writer The new school year brings in new and returning students from around the world to SFU Residence, but this...

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...

Applications open for new post-secondary BC Access Grant

Written by: Michelle Gomez, News Editor Back in March, the provincial government announced the new BC Access Grant for students studying at BC post-secondary institutions,...

Board Shorts – July 24

Written by: Paige Riding, News Writer Roundtable discussion regarding Fall U-Pass With the deadline approaching to make a decision about reinstating the U-Pass program for SFU...

Grad Minutes

Written by: Michelle Gomez, News Editor Stipend temporary position for COVID-19 related issues The Council discussed hiring an additional temporary staff member for working specifically on...

C19 Coalition answers student and worker questions in virtual Town Hall

Written by: Devana Petrovic, Staff Writer Updates from student and faculty organizations C19 Coalition representative, Alison Wick, provided some background on the recently formed advocacy group....