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Wednesday, May 27, 2020

The current SFU gym dress code isn’t working

Written by Victoria Lopatka, Peak Associate The SFU Recreation Dress Code, as outlined by posters in the gym, dictates that students must wear clean clothing,...

Why are Vancouverites so afraid of homeless people?

Written by: Amal Javed Abdullah, Staff Writer At the end of last year, the City of Vancouver faced backlash and protests when one of the...

People should never be mocked for being vocal about their hobbies

Written by: Alexander Kenny, Peak Associate “I’m so excited for this tournament that I have this weekend, I’ve been looking forward to it for a...

What if . . . SFU Burnaby campus was flat

Written by: Gene Cole, Opinions Editor I can’t say I’m sure how mechanically this would happen; either the campus would shrink down, or the rest...

SFU needs to address how construction noise makes campus dysfunctional

Written by: Gabrielle McLaren, Features Editor Three of my five classes are on the Burnaby campus. Twice last week, we were forced to move because...

SFU needs more creativity and interactive learning in the classroom

By: Mishaa Khan, Peak Associate Despite how far research has come in studying cognition and learning, the field of psychology still relies on an archaic, top-down...

What SFU needs: better bus shelters

By: Winona Young, Head Staff Writer Is there anything worse than walking up to the sea of students fresh from their afternoon lecture, all congregated at...

Four things that clubs can do to make joining easier

By: Feven Ephraim, SFU Student For many who attend SFU, student life on campus seems nearly nonexistent. One often repeated reason for this is that...

Asking students to pay to volunteer is fundamentally unfair

By: Jessica Garcia, SFU Student One of the benefits of being a university student is building relationships within the institution — especially for students with academic...

Political Corner: World leaders can’t continue to shrug off wildfires while courting Big Coal

By: Kelly Grounds, Peak Associate Last year, the world watched as forest fires in the Amazon led to some of the worst environmental damage the world...