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Wednesday, November 20, 2019

This year’s election “disappointing” according to SFSS Board members

At this point, those who have been following the Simon Fraser Student Society (SFSS) election know that there are a reduced number of candidates...

Election event at the Highland Pub begins with fun, ends with disbelief

An election that was the talk of the world for over a year reached its finale on Tuesday, with SFU students clamouring about the...

Social housing provides shelter from mental illness and addiction

SFU health sciences professor Julian Somers recently released new findings that demonstrate the effectiveness of supported housing in assisting those with drug addictions and...

School breakfast helps kids learn: Beedie researchers

Poverty among school-aged children remains an ongoing concern in Canada. However, positive results from a breakfast program at a local Burnaby elementary school could...

SFU releases sexual violence policy draft for feedback

On Wednesday, January 4, SFU released a draft of its sexual violence policy for feedback. All post-secondary institutions across BC will be required to...

“Not-a-Party” election party celebrates nonpartisan politics

In what comedian Charlie Demers referred to as “the most positive use of an old porno theatre,” the Not-a-Party Election Party lit up the...

SFU satellite team shoots for the stars

A group of SFU students are preparing to launch their aspirations and dreams into outer space for an ongoing competition. The challenge in question...

SFU robotics club gives competition the gears

SFU phasers were set to win at the 2014 VEX Robotics World Championship in Anaheim, California earlier this month, which invited top robotics teams...

Deepak Sharma wins SFSS Presidency

“Deepak, your life is going to be hell for the next year but this is it, you’re elected, you’re the next President.” Those...

Interview with Deepak Sharma

With the SFSS byelection this week, The Peak sat down with all the presidential candidates for a more in-depth chat than the timed responses at the...