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SFU student-led team develops eco-friendly race car for upcoming international competition

A cohort of Simon Fraser University students from various academic backgrounds are developing a carbon-free emission race car for the upcoming Formula SAE Electric...

SFU student-hosted event highlights diverse women’s voices

SFU Surrey became a platform dedicated to the stories of women of colour with a recent student-run event. The second annual Celebration of Women’s...

Media Democracy Day tackles social issues through communication

By: Agnetha de Sa A way to address social issues was at the centre of the annual Media Democracy Day conference highlighting local independent and democratic...

SFU expands its labour studies program to include major

Simon Fraser University will expand its current minor and certificate program in Labour Studies into a major beginning fall of next year. Students, however,...

SFU professor designs specialized insole that can identify the causes of foot pain

Simon Fraser University, along with WorkSafeBC and Kintec Footwear & Orthotics — a Surrey-based custom insole and orthotics manufacturer — are co-creating a new...

Students vote overwhelmingly to keep U-Pass

SFU undergraduate students voted overwhelmingly to keep their Universal Transit Pass (U-Pass) for another two years in a referendum this week that saw the...

Workshop looks to break through role-playing game stereotypes

An upcoming workshop for women and LGBATQ+ people is aiming to overcome stereotypes around popular role-playing games such as Dungeons and Dragons (D&D) and...

World News Beat

By: Nathaniel Tok ZIMBABWE – Mugabe announced he will step down as president The long-standing President of Zimbabwe, Robert Mugabe, announced his resignation in a letter...

Students win national award for their innovative STEM training program

Two Simon Fraser University PhD students are getting recognized locally and nationally for their innovative student training program, one that combines the fields of...

TransLink prepares for winter weather at SFU Burnaby

By: Nathaniel Tok TransLink has unveiled its plans to brave the snow-covered roads up to the main Simon Fraser University campus this year. The transit provider...