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How ‘sanitized’ of politics should campuses like SFU be?

Recent actions by the university contribute to the 'sanitization' of the space, especially around pro-Palestine and climate justice causes, according to students

October 13, 2021

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July 19, 2021

Remembering Marrisa Shen

It’s been 4 years since Marrisa Shen’s life was cut short at the age of 13. Now, a classmate shares who Marrisa really was.

July 19, 2021

Where to find free little libraries in Burnaby

Reading is for everyone 📚

July 15, 2021

The best Indian restaurants in Burnaby, according to Beacon readers

Many of the spots on this list specialize in more northern-style dishes, but if you’re a fan of dosas, other South Indian specialty offerings, and fusion cuisine, this list has you covered, too.

July 13, 2021

A first-in-BC health hub at the former Fortius centre

Dr. Baldev Sanghera proposed a variety of medical health services for vulnerable community members.

June 23, 2021

Best Burnaby ice cream spots you need to visit

When it gets this hot there's only one solution to beat the heat: getting ice cream.

June 22, 2021

The Legend of Deer Lake

Do you know this story?

June 21, 2021

The best pasta in Burnaby according to our readers

Linguini, fettuccini, gnocchi ... oh my! 🍝

June 14, 2021

The best sushi in Burnaby according to our readers

What's your favourite 🍣 spot?

June 14, 2021

Could the ‘Big One’ set off a fire at the Burnaby Mountain tank farm?

Residents are concerned about the devastating effects 'the big one' could have on the mountain.

June 11, 2021

Know Your Neighbour: Burnaby Pride

Did you know that Burnaby has its own Pride organization? 🏳️‍🌈

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