Positive Space Network Module 3: Deconstructing Gender and Sex

Ask questions. Hold Space. Make Connections.  The Positive Space Network. ***This event is taking place on Musqueam, Squamish, Tsleil-Waututh, and Sto:lo territories.*** Module 3 – Deconstructing Gender and Sex Wednesday, November 18, 2015 2pm-5pm MBC 2290 This module is part of level one of the Positive Space Network. It’s an introduction to concepts of gender […]

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We’re Hiring: Trans and Gender Diversity Project Worker

Description: The Trans and Gender Diversity Project Worker is tasked to create a guide for trans and gender diverse students to aid them in accessing the university and updating their records (such as how to change their name and gender markers). The position will also oversee the implementation of other trans friendly programming through Out […]

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Anti-Oppression 101 Workshop

Ask questions. Hold Space. Make Connections. The Positive Space Network. ***This event is taking place on Musqueam, Squamish, Tsleil-Waututh, and Sto:lo territories.***   Module 1 – Anti-Oppression 101 Thursday, October 8, 2015 12-3pm RSVP here! This workshop introduces the PSN, and includes topics such as privilege, oppression, and stigma. Activities in this workshop address gender, […]

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Self-Defence Program Jan 24 to Feb 7 – SIGN UP NOW!

Self-Defence Program  January 24th – February 7th Tuesdays 4:30 – 6:00pm Cost: Pay what you can $20 – $40. No one turned away for lack of funds.  This 3-week program for self-identified women will be taught by Jennifer Kirkey of Wenlido West. Bring water and wear comfortable clothing – or anything you want to learn […]

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We’re Hiring: Communications Coordinator (Permanent FT)

Job Posting Communications Coordinator (Permanent Full Time – 70 hrs per pay period) Description: The Communications Coordinator is responsible for coordinating the communications work of the Society, including materials design and production, media liaison, public relations strategies, planning, projects and website maintenance. Also, the Communications Coordinator assists in the administration of the Society’s Resource Office, its systems, records, […]

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SFSS All Candidate Debate to Capture Burnaby Student Votes

Sep. 25, 2015 – Burnaby, B.C. — Sept. 25, 2015 — Vancouver BC — The Simon Fraser Student Society’s Advocacy Committee is holding an Burnaby North-Seymour All Candidate Debate on October 1st, 2015 at SFU Burnaby campus in a buildup to the federal elections. The debate is scheduled to encompass a wide range of issues, including Women’s […]

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We’re Hiring: Trans and Gender Diversity Project Worker

Description: The Trans and Gender Diversity Project Worker is tasked to create a guide for trans and gender diverse students to aid them in accessing the university and updating their records (such as how to change their name and gender markers). The position will also oversee the implementation of other trans friendly programming through Out […]

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Students Vote YEStoBUILDSFU at the AGM

Students voted YES to BUILD SFU at the SFSS AGM, held today, at 3:00 pm. The participating 546 registered students gave over 80% approval for debentures for construction of the proposed Student Union Building and the Stadium. The debenture for the proposed Student Union Building was adopted with over 86% approval, whereas proposed Stadium debenture […]

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Academic Accommodation to Attend the AGM

In order to make it easier for undergraduate students to attend the AGM on September 22nd, the university’s Senate (the governing body for academic matters) is encouraging professors to allow undergraduate students to miss class in order to attend the meeting.   The official motion approved by Senate is as follows: In recognition of the […]

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Volunteer with Out on Campus!

Learn, grow and create change: volunteer with Out on Campus! ***These events are taking place on Musqueam, Squamish, Tsleil-Waututh, and Sto:lo territories.*** We are the LGBATQ+ center on campus. We are committed to resisting all forms of discrimination and oppression, as well as celebrating the wide diversity of communities that LGBATQ+ folks represent. Check out […]

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