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Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Election special: what you need to know for the 2018/19 SFSS elections

It is that time of year again — Simon Fraser Student Society (SFSS) elections are upon us, and The Peak is here to break...

I let my Instagram followers make my decisions for 24 hours

By: Victoria Lopatka A few days ago, I was on YouTube when a video called “Instagram Followers Control Our Lives for 24 Hours” by a...

SFU Bookstore scavenger hunt

Written and photographed by Victoria Lopatka If you’re looking for exotic protein snacks, uterus-centric fridge magnets, or incredibly expensive leather book bags, look no further...

Dogspotting at SFU

Photographed by Nathaniel Tok Commentary provided by Professional Dog Experts (a.k.a. The Peak Staff)   Name: Isis Breed: Husky Spotted: January 8 Janis McMath: NEVER stop this, Isis. 10/10. Yuri Zhou: Huskies...

From studying politics to living it: my study abroad experience

By: Michelle Gomez My undergrad at SFU was pretty average, until I studied abroad in a country that was culturally and politically unravelling. Over the...

A new bookstore has rolled onto campus

SFU finally has its own bookshop . . . and it’s on wheels. Iron Dog Books is described by co-owner Hilary Atleo as an “indie...

Burnt Shadows is a novel that explores history in unexpected and moving ways

By: Jennifer Russell Kamila Shamsie’s Burnt Shadows follows the interwoven lives of two families as they live through what are now considered major historical events....

SFWho?

By: Eva Zhu January 11 marked Sir John A. Macdonald Day, commemorating the country’s first Prime Minister. When you consider Macdonald’s appalling treatment of Indigenous...

Rare but there: Good news from 2017

By: Gabrielle McLaren Similar to how I don’t talk about the bangs I had in eighth grade, as a little old lady I will most...

SFU through 2017, a review of the ups and downs

SFU wrote a sexual violence policy It’s great that SFU finally has a comprehensive policy on sexual violence, both to keep students safe and to...