SFU at its best: Best of 2010

SFU again ranks among Canada’s best
SFU shone on all fronts in 2010, again achieving first-place ranking for a third consecutive year in Maclean’s ranking of comprehensive Canadian universities.

 


SFU again a top employer
For the third year in a row, MediaCorp Canada listed SFU among its 2010 list of Top 100 Employers and, for the second time in three years, listed SFU among its Top 25 family-friendly employers.


SFU research packs influential punch
Research Infosource placed SFU first among comprehensive universities for research publication growth and impact between 1999-2008. The organization also reported that SFU researchers bring in about four times the research income that they did a decade ago.


Sun acclaims SFU ‘women of influence’
The Vancouver Sun included SFU’s chancellor-designate Carole Taylor and professors Gail Anderson and Lynn Quarmby on its B.C.’s 100 Women of Influence list.

 


Canada’s top co-op student
Mona Jalili, a fourth-year biomedical physiology and kinesiology (BPK) student, won the 2010 Co-op Student of the Year award from the Canadian Association of Co-operative Education. She is the fourth SFU student to win the award since 2002.