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Wednesday, November 20, 2019

Outgoing SFSS President Hangue Kim reflects on his term

By: Srijani Datta, Assistant News Editor   Note: Our interview with Kim was conducted via email. All responses have been left unedited.   The Peak: How are you...

SFU White Student Union group raises eyebrows

SFU students are expressing concern over a Facebook page for a SFU White Student Union that appeared yesterday. The page posted the following description...

Food waste fines are coming

Starting July 1, SFU, along with the rest of Metro Vancouver, will be fined for throwing organic waste into the landfill. Solid food waste takes...

Visiting speaker argues animal research harms humans

The use of animals in research on human diseases is actually harmful to humans, according to Ray Greek, a medical doctor and president of...

Transphobic vandalism in SFU washrooms

Content warning: the following article discusses themes of suicide and contains triggering transphobic slurs and images of vandalism. The Peak has chosen not to...

SFU football players drafted to CFL teams

By: Alexander Kenny When the Canadian Football League (CFL) draft rolled around earlier this month, the work of four SFU Clan football players came to...

SFSS hosts largest kickoff concert to date, cancels after-party

The Simon Fraser Student Society (SFSS) hosted its largest ever fall kickoff concert despite cancelling the after-party due to safety concerns last Friday.   The...

SFU’s master plan: A look ahead to the next 50 years on Burnaby campus

By: Trevor Steele, Peak Associate   Over the coming years, SFU Campus Planning and Development, along with planning firm Urban Strategies, will be designing a new vision for...

SFU PhD candidate designs first-ever combined drug and alcohol detection test

Ehsan Daneshi is revolutionizing how sobriety is tested. He may even help officers get a better look at whether someone is under any influence...

Low voter turnout could invalidate referendum questions

With the fate of the U-Pass being decided at this year’s referendum, it is important to acknowledge that the worst case scenario is that...