SFSS Concerned About Sexual Assaults on Campus

June, 15, 2016

SFSS Concerned About Sexual Assaults on Campus BURNABY, B.C. (June 15, 2016) — Like many students, the Simon Fraser Student Society (SFSS) is concerned about the three sexual assaults that have been alleged to occur on SFU’s Burnaby Campus. Students should have the right to feel safe and secure in their environment and all reasonable...

Read more

Student Union Building Construction Temporary Roadway Interruptions

May, 17, 2016

NOTICE Facilities Services advise that as part of the Student Union Building (SUB) construction project temporary pedestrian and roadway interruptions can be expected, as follows: WHERE: 1. The section of Science Road leading to the east exterior of the Maggie Benston Centre. 2. The area between the Maggie Benston Centre...

Read more

Summer Clubs Days

May, 13, 2016

Clubs Days offer a great opportunity to promote your Club or Departmental Student Union to the thousands of students on campus! Summer 2016 Clubs Days will be taking place: May 17 – 19 at SFU Burnaby (Convo Mall) May 24 at SFU Surrey (Mezzanine) Clubs can start booking club days tables on December 9th. Currently registered...

Read more

SFSS Develops First Ever Strategic Plan

May, 1, 2016

BURNABY, B.C., (April 22, 2016) — The Simon Fraser Student Society (SFSS) is excited to announce the launch of its first-ever strategic plan, which is now available here. “This is a significant milestone for us and for the students we represent,” said Enoch Weng, President of the Board of Directors. “For the first time in...

Read more

New Policy Act Requires Universities to Establish Sexual Misconduct Policies

April, 27, 2016

BURNABY, B.C., (April 29, 2016) — As part of a commitment to address sexual assault incidents on post-secondary institutions, the province of British Columbia is the latest to introduce a legislation to make campuses more responsible to the needs of victims. Bill 23, Sexual Violence and Misconduct Policy Act, requires university and college...

Read more

Food & Beverage Operations Closure: FAQs

April, 8, 2016

What have been the losses over the past few fiscal years? The SFSS Food & Beverage Operations has been subsidized roughly $400,000 a year for nearly a decade. Fiscal 2012: $309,279 loss Fiscal 2013: $425,335 loss Fiscal 2014: $244,952 loss Fiscal 2015: $436,344 loss Fiscal 2016: $348,294 loss What has the SFSS done to try...

Read more

SASS Annual Election – VOTE NOW

March, 25, 2016

The Society of Arts and Social Science (SASS) is calling for its annual election for the 2016-2017 calendar year to fill the vacant seat on its executive council.  Voting has begun! You can vote until Wednesday March 31st at 11:59 PM.  Election results will be announced on Friday, April 1. VOTE HERE! Information for potential...

Read more

Emergency Food Voucher Program Feedback Survey

March, 21, 2016

The SFSS is seeking feedback about its Emergency Food Voucher Program, which provides students who self-identify as being in financial need with food vouchers. All undergraduate SFU students, whether they have or have not accessed the service, can complete our short survey and help us to improve the program. The survey is completely anonymous and...

Read more

SUS Election: Vote Now!

March, 11, 2016

The Science Undergraduate Society is calling for an election for the 2016-2017 year to fill the vacant seat on its executive council.  Important dates to remember: Voting period is from Monday, March 14 at 12:00 AM to Wednesday March 16 at 11:59 PM via electronic voting (websurvey). CLICK HERE TO VOTE.  Election results will be...

Read more

Notice of Elections

February, 29, 2016

Do you want to make a change in the SFSS and engage with the student body? Your opportunity is here because it’s time for the 2016 SFSS General Election!  Keep posted on elections.sfss.ca for more updates.  In the meantime: • Nomination Period begins Monday, February 22nd at 9:00 AM and closes on Monday,...

Read more

Open House!

January, 15, 2016

​What’s Out on Campus all about? Join us at our Open House. ***This event is taking place on the unceded territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) and sel̓íl̓witulh (Tsleil-Waututh) nations.*** We will tell you about who we are and what we do. There will be free food, games, good conversations and a...

Read more

Simon Fraser Student Society moves forward with new student building

January, 12, 2016

  BURNABY, B.C., (Jan. 12, 2016) — The Simon Fraser Student Society and Scotiabank signed a $44.3 million loan agreement on Dec. 21, 2015 to help with the construction of the new Student Union Building at SFU’s Burnaby campus. This marks a milestone for the project, enabling it to quickly move forward to the next...

Read more

1 15 16 17 18 19 26