Category Archives: @ SFU

Lunch Poems at SFU featuring Jordan Abel and Nicole Markotić, Dec 18

Jordan Abel, a Nisga’a writer currently residing in Vancouver and Nicole Markotić, author of three poetry books (Bent at the Spine) and two novels (Scrapbook of My Years as a Zealot) will be featured at the December 18 “Lunch Poems at SFU.” … Continue reading

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2013 Taiwanese Film Festival, Nov 29

The 2013 Taiwanese Film Festival’s focus is to create more opportunities for Canadian audiences to learn about Taiwan. This years festival program proudly presents: Taiwan’s Owls: Silent Stalkers of the Night (2012) and The Rooftop(2013). Date: Friday, November 29, 2013. Films at 6pm and 7pm … Continue reading

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Warren Gill Memorial Lecture – Own Your City, Dec 6

Political engagement in cities is at an all-time low, but the passionate public discourse about visions for the places we live is louder than ever. What disconnect is hindering these conversations from translating ideas into reality? Jennifer Keesmaat, chief planner … Continue reading

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IOU: A Conversation on the Power of Forgiveness and Debts, July 22

What comes to mind when someone slips you an “IOU”? SFU students invite you to a public dialogue to challenge your understanding of debts and forgiveness on July 22nd at the Surrey City Centre Library. IOU is a dialogue that will … Continue reading

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High Tide on Main Street, July 22

  Rising sea level is of particular importance to coastal communities like those that make up Metro Vancouver. Join Carbon Talks and oceanographer and author John Englander, to discuss sea level rise, its economic and geographic impacts, and how we … Continue reading

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City Conversations: The Point Grey – Cornwall Controversy, July 18

Join SFU Public Square for their next City Conversation on The Point Grey – Cornwall controversy: Who is this road for?: When: Thursday, July 18, 12:30-1:30pm Where: SFU Vancouver, 515 West Hastings Street, Room 1600 To frame the conversation, SFU … Continue reading

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