March 2018

A legal historian who specializes in women's creative and critical uses of the law in the long nineteenth century, Dr. Katrina Jagodinksy is the first Jack & Nancy Farley Distinguished Visiting Scholar in History.

Cosco comes to the Gerontology Research Centre with academic training both in Canada and abroad while Peters is trained in rehabilitation science with a focus on neurophysiology.

Squamish Nation councillor and First Nations Studies alum Chris (Syeta'xtn) Lewis has been appointed as the new deputy chair of the SFU Board of Governors.

Linda Chang (BA, Psychology '09) is event coordinator with Moving Forward Family Services and is helping to break down stigmas and barriers for those who experience mental health challenges with an event at SFU's Surrey campus.

Retired art curator and recent GLS MA grad, Elizabeth Kidd, will join over 40 other Graduate Liberal Studies students on a journey through Spain’s unusual Islamic past.

Hosted by the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Recognize, Render and Redirect aims to better equip faculty members with the tools they need to support student mental health.

The SFU Library's "Food for Fines" campaign runs at all three SFU libraries from Monday, March 26 to Monday, April 16, 2018.

Open to SFU faculty and staff, applications to BC campus's grant program ($2000-7500) are due Apr 13.

Have a great idea to bring people together in your neighbourhood? April 9th is the deadline for Neighbourhood Small Grants in communities across the Greater Vancouver Regional District. Apply now and bring your idea to life!

Browse Mitacs' open projects still looking for interns. Open to full-time graduate students or postdoctoral fellows at a Canadian universities.

Applications are NOW OPEN for the Fall 2018 Health Change Lab cohort! Current SFU in all faculties are invited to join this unique, once-in-a-degree studio program, delivered in partnership Beedie School of Business and Faculty of Health Sciences.

Secwépemc People, Land, and Laws by Marianne Ignace and Chief Ronald Ignace earns Basil Stuart-Stubs Book Prize and is shortlisted for for a BC Book Prize.

Giardini (BA Economics) is among six BC women to recieve a 2018 Influential Women in Business Award.

A member of SFU's Department of Economics since 2003, Robson's research specializations include game theory and the biological evolution of economic behavior.

Public Policy students Rehnuma Islam, Peter Lunka, Chris Raftis, and Sinéad Stinson earned top honours at the seventh annual IPAC National Public Administration case competition.

FASS faculty and students are frequently in the news for their research and as experts on the world around us. Here are some of their interviews from February.

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