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cLab research finds a new way to connect long-distance couples

Long-distance relationships are about to become a lot more intimate, with the help of some new technologies coming out of SFU. Carman Neustaedter, associate professor...

Cafeteria workers, students, and faculty rally together for safety of workers’ jobs

Last Friday, Convocation Mall was filled with roughly 100 cafeteria workers, SFU students, and faculty members. They joined in solidarity to urge SFU to...

SFU Institute for the Humanities panel goes beyond the Women’s March

On Monday, January 20, a room in the Woodward’s building was packed with guests to listen to just under a dozen panelists as they...

RCMP warn students about sexual assault on Burnaby campus

In a time where Simon Fraser University is currently in the midst of developing a sexual violence and misconduct policy, another horrific reminder of...

Ontario judge stands up with residential school survivors

Canada failed to protect thousands of Indigenous childrens’ cultural identities during the “1960s Scoop,” Superior Court Justice Edward Belobaba stated. After an eight-year lawsuit,...

Mike Jones retiring as head coach of women’s wrestling

For the first time in a long time, there will be a new face coaching SFU women’s wrestling. After more than 40 years at...

Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women Awareness Week

The Downtown East Side Women’s Memorial March is an annual event that coincides with Valentine’s Day, but celebrates a pressing social issue in Canadian society. February...

World News Beat

Canada/USA Prime Minister (PM) Justin Trudeau and President Donald Trump met face-to-face for the first time when Trudeau visited the White House this Monday. While...

Embark shares future plans after successful referendum

In the fall 2016 semester, SFU students voted in a referendum to increase the levy that SFU provides to the Embark Sustainability Society. This...

Trump’s historic pick for Education Secretary

Despite a fight from Senate Democrats, Betsy DeVos, a wealthy Republican party donor and school-reform advocate, was confirmed as education secretary this week following...