Student Vote Suppression

Please sign the LeadNow petition in opposition to the "Fair Elections Act". This bill would eliminate vouching and voter id cards (effectively limiting the ability of out of province/riding students from voting, as well as discouraging lower income people from voting) and would also keep Elections Canada from producing non-partisan get out the vote information. […]

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Notice of 2014 General Election

Nominations From Monday, February 17th at 8:30am to Monday, March 3rd at 12:00pm Campaign Period From Monday, March 3rd at 12:00pm to Monday, March 24th at 11:59pm Online voting takes place from March 25th to March 28th Positions Available Executive Officers – President, VP Finance, VP Student Services, VP External Relations, VP Student Life, VP […]

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Hawaiian Pub Night – March 7th 2014

Check out the Hawaiian Pub Night entry in our events calendar for more information: http://sfss.ca/events/sfss-general-event/hawaiian-pub-night

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Open Letter: Emergency Food Bank Certificate Program

The SFSS Board of Directors has recently passed a motion to renew the Emergency Food Bank Pilot program for Spring 2014. See below for an Open Letter from the Board of Directors to learn more about the program.   ——   December 11, 2013    To the Members of the Simon Fraser Student Society and […]

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Food Bank Town Hall Meeting

Please join us for our Food Bank Town Hall Meeting on January 27, 2014 from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm in MBC 2290. All members of the SFU Community are encouraged to attend.  We hope to collect feedback on our Emergency Food Bank Certificate program and engage in dialogue about how we can further serve […]

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SFU Student Governance Workshop

SFU Student Governance is aimed at encouraging students to participate in the university and student society governance.  The workshop is designed to help interested students explore volunteer potential as student leaders and advocates. Wednesday, January 22, 2014 – 3:30pm to 5:30pm – MBC 2290 Tuesday, February 25, 2014 – 4:30pm to 6:00pm – MBC 2290 […]

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Clubs Days – Spring 2014

Clubs Days offers a great opportunity to promote your Club or Departmental Student Union to the campus. Spring 2014 Burnaby Campus Clubs Days will be taking place January 14 to 16. Spring 2014 Surrey Campus Clubs Days dates are January 21 and 22. Currently registered clubs: sign up for a Club Days table via go.sfss.ca/clubs/execs/ […]

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Student Choice Project

Students don’t vote and the needs of young people continue to be underrepresented in Canadian politics. In the 2011 federal election, 61.2% of Canadian youth aged 18-24 did not show up to the polls. In 2015, we face another federal election and, in order to make progress on many issues that are important to Canadians, […]

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Notice of Motion

Notice of motion has been given for the following articles in the SFSS policy manual: AP 7 – Budget AP 30 – Stipends AP 42 – Conference Funding AP 43 – Anti-Bullying/Harassment Policy    

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Job Posting: Build SFU Student Outreach Assistant

Internal/External Job Posting Build SFU Student Outreach Assistant (Project Worker) Are you a born leader? Are you driven, outgoing and always have a positive attitude? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then we want you!Become a Build SFU Student Outreach Assistant and get students informed and involved with their future Student Union […]

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