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Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Vancouver is a performative capitalist city

by Mina Garlick, SFU Student Vancouver has recently started a campaign called the “Vancouver Plan” to encourage positive change for issues in the city. These...

It won’t be a happy holiday unless we all do our part

by Devana Petrovic, Staff Writer The holidays are just around the corner, and while I’m sure everyone is just itching to dive into festivities after...

We have to hold our political leaders accountable after they are elected

by Kelly Chia, Peak Associate As I’m writing this, election news is very fresh on my mind. John Horgan has been re-elected as premier —...

Teaching staff are human too

by Gurpreet Kambo, Peak Associate SFU’s sessional instructors and teaching assistants are underpaid, have a huge workload, and are often treated poorly by some students....

Students learn better through assignments, not exams

by Lubaba Mahmud, Peak Associate The fact that I see so many posts with some variant of “course suggestions with no exams? TIA” on the...

We shouldn’t celebrate Black Friday

by Jacob Mattie, SFU Student Black Friday has never been a holiday for the people. From its conception to its frenetic present-day form, it has...

Universal accessibility doesn’t just benefit those labelled as disabled

by Serena Bains, Staff Writer Predating my disabilities, I still faced a multitude of inaccessible infrastructure and practices. Whether it’s having to go through a...

What Grinds Our Gears: Packaging that is unnecessarily complicated to open

by Michelle Young, News Editor For the past few years, my hands and wrists haven’t been doing too well. Due to a mixture of overuse,...

Listing gender on official documents is pointless

by Madeleine Chan, Opinions Editor If you’ve ever downloaded your advising transcript from goSFU, whether to help with advising or just to weep at the...

The Bright-er Side: Greater understanding from professors has been amplified by the pandemic

by Meera Eragoda, Arts & Culture Editor Remote learning has been good at times, but the transition has also been stressful at times. Many of...