For a full list of past news stories, refer to the News Archive.
November 22, 2017
David Chariandy’s second novel, Brother, wins 2017 Writers’ Trust Fiction Prize
SFU English professor David Chariandy’s second novel acclaimed as a “poignant meditation on love, loss and humanity.”
November 20, 2017
SFU community loses Donald Grayston, humanities and religious studies scholar, retired priest, and activist.
A member of the SFU community since 1989, Grayston was an inspirational intellectual, peace activist and community-builder.
November 15, 2017
Postdoctoral researcher in linguistics, Katharina Ehret, studies why online comments matter
Katharina Ehret says there is much to learn about language, subjectivity and linguistic genre through studying online news comments sections.
November 10, 2017
World Literature Program celebrates 10 years
SFU’s World Literature Program hosted a gala celebration last Thursday, November 2nd to mark the program’s 10th anniversary.
November 08, 2017
Restorative justice researcher and SFU alumnus Alana Abramson recognized by BC Ministry of Public Safety
Criminology alumnus, Alana Abramson recently earned the Restorative Justice Memorial Award for her contributions to the field.
November 07, 2017
Engaging in eco-friendly behaviours can promote well-being say SFU researchers
Psychology professors, Lara Aknin and Michael Schmitt and professor of resource and environmental management, Jonn Axsen publish study linking eco-friendly behaviour with overall life satisfaction.
October 30, 2017
How Vancouver Specials make Vancouver special
GLS PhD student and History Alum, Jennifer Chutter speaks to Metro Vancouver news about the cultural history of the "Vancouver Special" house.
October 24, 2017
New Major in Labour Studies to Launch in Fall 2018
As the complex nature of “work” changes, it might be more important than ever for students to study and understand labour history, economics, and policy.
October 20, 2017
SFU Aboriginal Reconciliation Council presents calls to action for reconciliation to SFU President Andrew Petter.
On October 16th, members of the SFU community gathered for a Coast Salish Kwis Ns7eyx̱ (Witness) ceremony.
October 11, 2017
Travel Report: Lindsey Bannister, Department of English
Lindsey Bannister received a Graduate International Research Travel Award to further her research in Ontario and Alberta.