The School's Policy Spotlight Seminar Series includes talks by leading researchers and organizations on current policy issues facing BC and Canada. Our Fall series includes BCSPCA, Fraser Basin Council, and Adaptation to Climate Change Team (ACT).
ACT is an SFU policy planning initiative affiliated with the School of Public Policy, and designed to develop timely options for sustainable adaptation to climate change impacts. See website to learn out about their projects and reports.
Recruitment for our Summer 2015 MPP Co-op program launches mid-January. If your organization wants to find out more about hiring an MPP student, contact Eva Lewis at email@example.com.
From road safety and food waste to contraceptive choice and river systems... Go the our Student Research page for a complete listing of the 2014 Capstone Research projects by our recent graduates.
June 12, 2014
It's Convocation Day for our Class of 2014! Find out more about these new grads via the Job Market Candidates page. See Convocation article including list of MPP award recipients in our Magazine
Sasha Wiley-Shaw, 2nd year MPP student, featured on SFU Vancouver blog about what led her to choose SFU's program.
In the News
October 16, 2014 Doug McArthur discusses and debates BC's economic outlook with BCBC's Jock Finlayson and host Vaughn Palmer on Voice of BC View Broadcast
October 8, 2014 CBC Ideas tackles the topic Green Growth: Can Profits Help the Planet? with a national panel featuring Nancy Olewiler.
September 9, 2014 Opinion: Relieving the crunch on BC seniors, in Vancouver Sun, written by Ian Benoit and Katherine Schilt, MPP 2014, and Janine Twist, MPP 2015. Read Op/Ed
September 1, 2014 We welcome Professor Doug McArthur as the new Director of the School. Nancy Olewiler, Director since School's founding in 2003 will be on a well-deserved sabbatical until September 2015. Read News Release
August 25, 2014 Does More Money Mean Better Health? Assessing the Maternity Allowance Program is a policy monograph focussing on Bangladesh, prepared by Qayam Jetha, MPP 2014. Publication is available at www.iubat.edu/cpr Read article
July 14, 2014 Amy Morris, MPP 2013 writes Protecting dogs and their keepers in Vancouver Sun Read Op/Ed
June 11, 2014 Xiaoyang Luo, MPP 2014 writes Canada would benefit form granting fathers paid time off in Vancouver Sun Read Op/Ed
June 2, 2014 Benn Proctor, MPP 2014 writes Time to reform Vancouver's antiquated taxi industry in Vancouver Sun Read Op/Ed