Simon Fraser University

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Simon Fraser University,

main campus at Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada; provincially supported; coeducational; chartered 1963, opened 1965. The Harbour Centre campus in downtown Vancouver opened in 1989. Simon Fraser has faculties of arts, sciences, applied sciences, business administration, education, and graduate studies. The Canadian Centre for Studies in Publishing is there, as well as institutes for sensory research, humanities, environmental science, experimental and constructive mathematics, aquaculture, and fisheries analysis. Special facilities include a collection of artifacts of Pacific Northwest coast indigenous peoples and an art museum. Adjoining the Burnaby campus is UniverCity, a high-density suburban residential community built by the university.
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Simon Fraser University and private donors will contribute $26 million toward a second phase of the project, and the university is also contributing land valued at $10 million, for a total project value of $126 million.
It's by far a record in solid-state systems," said Professor Mike Thewalt of Simon Fraser University, Canada, who led the team.
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4 million this week to Simon Fraser University near Vancouver to build two performance spaces--a 350-seat cinema to showcase student film projects and a World Art Center as a music hall.
The data generated by the thousands of microarray experiments are processed by bioinformaticists headed by Fiona Brinkman, an assistant professor of molecular biology and biochemistry at Simon Fraser University.
At present, CCO is on five campuses: University of Regina, University of Saskatchewan (Saskatoon), Simon Fraser University (Vancouver), Carleton University (Ottawa), and University of Ottawa (Ottawa).
Diane Burgess and Michael Ghent are the new co-programmers of the sidebar, replacing four-term head Ken Anderlini who left to concentrate on his teaching at Simon Fraser University.
Runners-up were the Field Marshall Montgomery band from Northern Ireland, with Canada's Simon Fraser University in third place.
In the spring of 1995 the Department of Special Collections and Rare Books at Simon Fraser University mounted an Aldus exhibition in its new quarters on the seventh floor of the W.
There's no reason why this information can't be made available," declares Tim Collings of Canada's Simon Fraser University and the creator of the V-chip.
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