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Election special: what you need to know for the 2018/19 SFSS elections

It is that time of year again — Simon Fraser Student Society (SFSS) elections are upon us, and The Peak is here to break...

SFSS 2018–19 elections suffer from miscommunication and bullying allegations

"Correction: a previous version of this article cited Amir Singh as a candidate for president for the SHIFT SFU slate. We have changed this...

SFU researchers develop simulated reality game to showcase trans youth experiences

SFU sociology researchers are teaming up with master’s students from the Centre of Digital Media to develop an immersive game where players assume an...

BC Budget 2018: what you need to know

BC Budget 2018 was released on February 20, outlining the provincial government’s initiatives and financial commitments for the next year. The budget is the...

AQ renewal project to fix leaky roofs on campus

A three-year Academic Quadrangle (AQ) plaza renewal project at SFU Burnaby will be fixing the leaky roofs and decreasing the amount of concrete on...

Lack of support for First Nations Studies at SFU, says Senate

Discussion regarding the current status and role of SFU’s department of First Nations studies (FNS) broke out in the latest SFU Senate meeting on...

SFU marches for missing and murdered Indigenous women

By: Cecile Favron, Peak Associate  SFU students and community members turned out in large numbers for a march to bring awareness to missing and murdered Indigenous women...

SFU professor provides free toolkit for detecting cancer-causing gas in household settings

Simon Fraser University’s Citizen Scientist project is providing free radon-testing kits to households in the Greater Vancouver area. These testing kits are capable of...

BC moves to block Kinder Morgan pipeline expansion, provinces square off

British Columbia moved to block the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain pipeline expansion through the announcement of its new plan to limit any diluted bitumen,...

Community program to launch for LGBTQ+ refugees

Two SFU professors are teaming up with DIVERSEcity, a not-for-profit agency located in Surrey dedicated to offering services to the city’s multicultural population, to...