Changes to the Build SFU Student Advisory Committee

The Constitution and Policy Review Committee recommended following changes to the Board of Directors. These changes will be considered for ratification at the Board of Directors meeting no earlier than April 28, 2014. Please contact president@sfss.ca with any questions or concerns.    

Read More

International Student Tuition Town Hall

http://sfss.ca/events/sfss-general-event/international-student-tuition-townhall

Read More

Spring Sendoff – April 4 2014

On Friday, April 4th, the SFSS will be hosting another epic concert to end the year – so why not join the crew? Meet new friends, gain new skills and make memories that last a lifetime! POSITIONS INCLUDE: Production Set Up and Takedown , Will Call, Entrance, Coat Check, Security, Floaters All volunteers will be […]

Read More

Notice of Motion: SO 11 Accessibility Fund Advisory Comitttee Standing Order

The proposed edits to the SFSS Policy Manual (SO-11) will be considered at the Board of Directors meeting no earlier than April 7. The proposed changes to the current SO-11 are underlined: 1. Standing Committee Board of Directors shall maintain as a standing committee of the Society an Accessibility Fund Advisory Committee. 2. Composition a. […]

Read More

Deferred Maintenance Photo Contest

This contest has been created to help address deferred maintenance issues at SFU. Deferred maintenance refers to the routine repairs and upkeep required to keep a building operating normally that is postponed later than would be usually acceptable.  The deferral can occur for many reasons, but most often it is due to financial limitations. If […]

Read More

Sick of paying up to $150 for a textbook?

Copy/paste the text below in an e-mail to your professors and request them to join BC's Open Textbook Program. http://open.bccampus.ca   Dear Professor, I am writing to express my support for the provincial government’s Open Textbook program, and to encourage you to utilize these free, customizable textbooks in the teaching of your course(s). The Open […]

Read More

Notice of Motion: R-6, R-7, AP-1

Proposed Edits AP-1 Draft Rule 6 Draft Rule 7 Draft Proposed Motions a.R-6 Executive Officers Duties, Responsibilities & Stipend Requirements MOTION BOD 2014-02-24:XX Whereas the Constitution and Policy Review Committee has recommended to SFSS Board of Directors to amend R-6 Executive Officers Duties, Responsibilities & Stipend Requirements; Be it resolved that that SFSS Board of […]

Read More

Presentation by MLA David Eby

Friday February 21 – 10am – AQ5008 Declining Futures: What are the consequences of BC abandoning our next generation’s economic future? BC residents between the ages of 15 and 29 face Canada’s worst absolute unemployment rate, while at the same time BC’s employers are hiring the most temporary foreign workers in Canada because they say […]

Read More

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. […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More