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Monday, February 17, 2020

World News Beats

Written by: Nathaniel Tok, Peak Associate   Ethiopian cabinet sees equal representation in sexes Women now hold 10 of Ethiopia’s 20 ministerial posts, making it the second...

University Briefs

– Six sponsored student refugees will be attending UBC this fall, aided by a collaborative effort between UBC and the World University Service...

Renowned activist examines impacts of settler-colonialism

The Institute for the Humanities at SFU hosted one of the most highly anticipated lectures of their fall series on the topic of “Settler-Colonialism...

Board Shorts

Residence Orientation and Dance Stephanie Munez, SFU residence and orientation mentorship coordinator, approached the SFSS Board last week to explore a partnership around residence orientation...

SFU Women’s Centre hosts self-defence course

The SFU Women’s Centre is bringing back their popular women’s self-defence workshop series, WENLIDO, taught by Diane Jacobs.  All self-identified women who are part of...

SFU Senate discusses mental health

By: Srijani Datta, Assistant News Editor   Student Senators Larissa Chen and Marco Zen gave a presentation titled “Mental Health at Simon Fraser University” to members...

Knowing the price puts a damper on consumer enthusiasm

The enjoyment of activities and new items decreases as time goes on — the twenty-fifth bite of a chocolate bar is often less enjoyable...

University Briefs

U of A alumni participates in Mongol Rally A University of Alberta graduate is participating in a 10,000 mile trek through Europe this summer as part...

Student poets spit verse at SFU’s inaugural Grand Poetry Slam

The English Student Union (ESU) held their first annual Grand Poetry Slam on Thursday, November 13 at Highland Pub on SFU’s Burnaby campus. The upper...

Study reveals wasp dating game

Male wasps tag females, create harems By Kristina Charania In a lengthy study conducted at SFU, an unusual wasp courting method has been unearthed. Particular parasitoid...