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SFU researcher looks for creativity in texts

By David Dyck Guilbault compares text messages to graffiti Christian Guilbault, an SFU researcher in the French department, in collaboration with the University of Ottawa and...

SFSS board shorts

By David Dyck • On January 11, the board passed a motion recommended by a working group regarding a new student union building, now referred...

University Briefs

By Ariane Madden Guelph accepts large donation The University of Guelph has accepted a $1.5 million donation from a family who wishes to remain anonymous. The...

Norovirus outbreak hits student conference

By Benedict Reiners Victoria conference interrupted by vomit and other unpleasant symptoms Last weekend, a strain of norovirus interrupted the Canadian University Press (CUP) conference, which...

Canucks Tickets Video Contest Results

After much deliberation over all of the entries that we received at The Peak, here are the top three that stood out above all...

SFU set to offer new major in labour studies

By Reid Standish The expansion of the labour studies department comes at the perfect time, says SFU prof The limited labour studies program at SFU will...

University Briefs

By Arianne Madden Glitch causes UBC to overcharge students for tuition An external payment processing company contracted to handle thousands of University of British Columbia students’...

U-Pass thieves deported on charges of fraud

By David Dyck Two Chinese identity thieves had stolen over 100 U-Passes A Chinese couple who are convicted of U-Pass fraud were deported late last year. The...

Worms survive in space

By Sahira Memon Scientists hope results will lead to prolonged manned space flights The greatest risk to humans on extended space excursions is radiation damage due...

Search begins for new associate VP-academic

By Graham Cook After two five-year terms, Krane is leaving the associate VP-A position In a recent email release, SFU announced the creation of a search...