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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....

SFU Residence Dining Hall continues operating during the pandemic

Written by: Paige Riding, News Writer Located directly beside the Residence and Housing buildings on Burnaby campus, the Dining Hall feeds all students on meal...

SFU researchers to map COVID-19 vulnerability throughout BC

Written by: Zach Siddiqui, Humour Editor An SFU-based research team of professors and graduate students will be looking at the communities in BC most vulnerable...

Former MP Svend Robinson appointed as SFU’s J.S. Woodsworth Resident Scholar

Written by: Paige Riding, News Writer Civil activist and former Member of Parliament (MP) Svend Robinson has been named the J.S. Woodsworth Resident Scholar in...

Correct mask fit is key, says SFU study on masks and facial hair

Written by: Zach Siddiqui, Humour Editor In a study on facial hair and face masks, SFU researchers have found that beardless faces are slightly better...

Board Shorts (July 10, 2020)

Written by: Paige Riding, News Writer The Board discusses Student Union Building space allocation for SFSS groups  VP Finance Corbett Gildersleve brought forward a motion for...

Senate Report: July 6, 2020

Written by: Michelle Young, Staff Writer Petter responds to questions regarding the name change of SFU Athletics’ team, “The Clan” During the question period, Senator Erika...

Federal government offers grants to student volunteers amid COVID-19

Written by: Paige Riding, News Writer Announced in late June by the federal Government, the Canada Student Service Grant will support students and recent graduates...