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Saturday, May 15, 2021

School spirit at SFU needs a doctor

By Jeff McCann Let me tell you a story about Dr. Milt Richards.  He was hired on November 1st as SFU’s new senior director of...

Human settlements in space: a primer

By Alexander Howlett To understand the recent moon colony discourse in the United States requires understanding the historical trajectory of the country’s space program, not...

Dan Savage undeserving of protester savagery

By Esther Tung “Please read this on the man you’re about to go and listen to,” said a young woman, as she held out a...

Alien parasites and perestroika

By Will Ross Few things are more fertile to distrust than paranoia, and few eras were less paranoid than the Cold War. In the face...

Roadmap for a new SFU needs student voices

By Jeff McCann I have an idea. A dream really, but that introduction has been used before. I believe in SFU. I believe there is...

University education is not a right

By Gordon Hawkes KELOWNA (CUP) — If only university tuition were free. I, for one, would like that very much. Not only that — I’d enjoy...

Don’t be a part of partisanism

By Gustavo Destro The term ‘partisan politics’ has been a staple of the public lexicon for several decades now; it refers to people who would...

Pro-life group got all the free speech it deserved

By Brendan Prost     Mary-Claire Turner’s Opinions piece two weeks ago is a pertinent reminder that the conservatives who screech loudly about free speech usually have...

Gondola delay ignores danger, inefficiency

By Clinton Hallahan I think humanity took a major downturn when we started paying for things before delivery. At least when the producer of goods...

Kill retail rudeness with smiles

By Michelle Seo In the retail industry, employers constantly emphasize the importance of customer service. No, scratch that: they want ‘above-and-beyond’ customer service. With so...