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.
Welcome to our re-designed and updated website! Check out our online magazine featuring articles about students, research, alumni and community projects!
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.
The Institute for Intersectionality Research and Policy (IIRP) at SFU hosted an international conference focused on cutting-edge approaches to pressing and complex social problems. The three-day conference, Intersectionality Research, Policy and Practice: Influences, Interrogations and Innovations, gathered over 250 researchers, policy actors, practitioners, activists and artists from throughout Canada, as well as seven other countries, to share diverse perspectives and engage in critical dialogues. Full article
In the News
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