SFU: Canada's Engaged University

Just what does it mean to be an engaged university?

SFU partnered with Ryerson to create an international incubator program for student startups. Andrew Petter says it will help SFU fulfill a "commitment to being Canada's 'engaged university'."

SFU partnered with Ryerson to create an international incubator program for student startups. Andrew Petter says it will help SFU fulfill a "commitment to being Canada's 'engaged university'.

Happy Holidays from Simon Fraser University in Kikongo, French, Farsi, Spanish, Italian, Gaelic, Ukrainian, Korean, Romanian, Filipino, Punjabi, Witsuwiten, Russian, German, Norwegian, Hebrew, Cantonese, Bengali, Tagalog, Arabic with Tunisian dialect, Arabic, and English languages.

Happy Holidays from Simon Fraser University in Kikongo, French, Farsi, Spanish, Italian, Gaelic, Ukrainian, Korean, Romanian, Filipino, Punjabi, Witsuwiten, Russian, German, Norwegian, Hebrew, Cantonese, Bengali, Tagalog, Arabic with Tunisian dialect, Arabic, and English languages.

Explore & Engage. Photo by @thekrumpnesss #SFU

Exploring and engaging with the bro!

Creative way to recruit new members to the SFU Cheer Squad. Go SFU Go!

Creative way to recruit new members to the SFU Cheer Squad. Go SFU Go!

SFU is committed to:  Engaging students by equipping them with the knowledge, research skills, and experiences to prepare them for life in an ever-changing and challenging world;  Engaging research to become a world leader in knowledge mobilization; and  Engaging communities to every way possible to contribute to their social, economic, environmental and cultural well-being.

SFU is committed to: Engaging students by equipping them with the knowledge, research skills, and experiences to prepare them for life in an ever-changing and challenging world; Engaging research to become a world leader in knowledge mobilization; and Engaging communities to every way possible to contribute to their social, economic, environmental and cultural well-being.

Video: SFU Fast Facts

SFU was founded 50 years ago with a mission to be a different kind of university – to bring an interdisciplinary rigour to learning, to embrace bold initiati.

Want to feel more connected and engaged—on campus and off? SFU’s Engagement Peers can help.

Want to feel more connected and engaged—on campus and off? SFU’s Engagement Peers can help.

SFU's President Andrew Petter says public investment in education is "an economic imperative for the province"

Shortage of skilled workers looming, report says

Labour-market study from B.’s research universities calculates that the tipping point – where the number of jobs in B. will exceed the number of qualified workers – is just three years away

SFU students walk the "engaged university" talk including Marc Fontaine, general manger of Build SFU and a recent Beedie School alumnus.

SFU students walk the "engaged university" talk including Marc Fontaine, general manger of Build SFU and a recent Beedie School alumnus.

Nov 29th, Dr. Alexandra Fedorova speaks about computer Systems and energy. Part of the President's Faculty Lecture Series at SFU.

Alexandra Fedorova speaks about computer Systems and energy. Part of the President's Faculty Lecture Series at SFU.

SFU undergrad Leah Bjornson (centre) with Senegalese student Fanta (far left) and salt workers at Lac Rose, a lake in Senegal that produces huge amounts of salt the women collect and dump in mounds along the shore.

SFU undergrad Leah Bjornson (centre) with Senegalese student Fanta (far left) and salt workers at Lac Rose, a lake in Senegal that produces huge amounts of salt the women collect and dump in mounds along the shore.

Graduand Leanne Baumung challenges youth-bulge theory. Read her story: http://www.sfu.ca/sfunews/stories/2012/graduand-challenges-youth-bulge-theory.html

Graduand Leanne Baumung challenges youth-bulge theory. Read her story: http://www.sfu.ca/sfunews/stories/2012/graduand-challenges-youth-bulge-theory.html

Cheering each on during the SFU Terry Fox event.

Cheering each on during the SFU Terry Fox event.

SFU Engage Launch by SFU Public Affairs and Media Relations, via Flickr

SFU Engage Launch by SFU Public Affairs and Media Relations, via Flickr

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