50th Anniversary Project

Posted: Sun, 06/07/2015 - 15:25 Updated: Tue, 06/21/2016 - 15:05

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Overview

On September 9, 1965, Simon Fraser University opened its doors and welcomed its first class of 2,500 students. The 50th anniversary provides us with an opportunity to celebrate this important milestone and showcase SFU’s evolution, recognizing the many people behind the innovations and accomplishments. The 50th anniversary also provides a launch pad to create excitement about SFU’s next 50 years. Through the 50th year celebration we plan to:

  • Engage SFU staff, students, faculty, and alumni and enhance a sense of community and pride across our campuses
  • Strengthen the bond between SFU and local, national and global partners and supporters
  • Articulate and communicate SFU’s vision and reputation as Canada’s most community-engaged university
  • Achieve greater recognition of SFU’s brand and reputation within the Lower Mainland, B.C. and Canada
  • Support the 50th year anniversary fund raising campaign, launched on September 9, 2013
Event
8th Annual SFU Diwali Gala

Diwali, the festival of lights, is celebrated in India and around the world.

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Fusion Festival

Surrey’s Fusion Festival is the ultimate celebration of music, food & culture, bringing together many distinct cultural heritages represented by ethni Read More

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Doors Open

Doors Open will provide a one of a kind opportunity for Surrey residents and visitors to learn more about their community and experience the cultur

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BC Highland Games

Get ready for the swirl of the kilts and skirl of the pipes, as preparations are well underway for the 2015 BC Highland Games & Scottish Festiv

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Hats Off Day

SFU is excited to take part in this year’s Burnaby Heights festival Hats off Day, on Saturday, June 6th from 9:30 am - 4:00 pm.

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Comments

Geoffrey Way - 2 years 2 months ago

The BC Highland Games was a great success!
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Adam Brayford
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778.782.5308

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