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Rising sea levels threaten Vancouver

Rising sea levels are a global issue, but research shows the danger is greater closer to home.   Karen Kohfeld, SFU assistant professor and Canada...

Build SFU presents SUB architectural designs

Build SFU held a community update at the Think Tank last Wednesday, where architects Perkins+Will presented proposed exterior designs and floor plans for the...

Aggression rises in Surrey panhandlers

The downtown Surrey core has been experiencing a rise in aggression from panhandlers. As one of the fastest-growing cities in Canada, Surrey is beginning...

CFL drafts five Clan players

In 2013, there were no CFL draft picks out of SFU — this year, five SFU graduates will be taking the field for CFL...

Astronomy event considers our place in space

Staff, students, faculty, and community members considered our place in space last week when SFU and the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada (RASC) hosted...

Insomnia? There’s an app for that

If counting sheep isn’t enough for busy university students looking to tuck in after a long day, a new app from SFU cognitive science...

SFU grad launches Vancouver’s first affordable 3D printer

Lego pieces, forks, guns, medical models, and makeup; with capabilities to create everyday items, 3D printers are poised to disrupt mass production and the...

SFU Faculty Association votes to unionize

SFU faculty members and library staff have officially voted to unionize. The results of the vote, which were made public on Thursday, May 15, showed...

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...

Trend shows students return to nest

Recent statistics have shown that almost half of Metro Vancouverites in their 20s still live at home — the second-highest rate in Canada. Barbara Mitchell,...