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Sunday, September 20, 2020

Increasing tuition does nothing to support students

by Devana Petrovic, Staff Writer As initially determined at the Board of Governors meeting on March 19, SFU has approved a 2% tuition fee hike (4%...

Racism is still a prominent issue in Vancouver

“Is today a black day or something?” asked a cashier at a downtown convenience store. The man directed the question to my girlfriend and...

Flanagan persecution an affront to academic freedom

Universities should be spaces where individuals are free to question popular opinion By Travis Gordon CHARLOTTETOWN (CUP) — University of Calgary professor and former...

Rioters receive more than enough punishment

By Benedict Reiners Photos by Jhayne The sentencing of the infamous Stanley Cup rioters has started, and trials have already taken place with varying results. Earlier...

Weekly assignments and unnecessary stress are counterproductive for students during midterms

Written by Alexander Kenny, Peak Associate As midterm season approaches, students engage in the common struggle of managing their stress levels while keeping up with...

Keep the Fraser Surrey Docks coal-free

Recently, Port Metro Vancouver purposed opening a coal terminal at the Fraser Surrey Docks. Since then, concerned citizens from all over the lower mainland...

Undergraduate issues are linked to current labour unrest

By Michael McDonell Issues that undergrad students face are linked just as closely to current educational policies as what TSSU members have experienced over the...

Don’t forget, celebrities experience injuries too

Written by Youeal Abera, Peak Associate Last week, SZA and Top Dog Entertainment (TDE) fans alike were informed of the sad news that R&B megastar...

Can we just toss Daylight Savings already?

I grew up in a region of the province that never changed its time in the fall and spring. We still felt its effects:...

Woohoo, boohoo

Woohoo: hippos Have you seen these things? They are flipping weird animals. Hippopotamuses are the third-largest land mammal, and the heaviest of hoofed animals. Despite...