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Acronyms are part of the vernacular you learn in a new space. Below is a list of some SFU acronyms and slang: please feel free to add your own. 
  
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Acronyms are part of the vernacular you learn in a new space. Below is a list of some SFU acronyms and slang: please feel free to add your own. 
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the AQ: the Academic Quadrangle
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APSA: Administrative and Professional Staff Association
  
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CUPE: Canadian Union of Public Employees
  
the AQ: the Academic Quadrangle, a prominent building on the Burnaby Campus. 
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HRO: Human Rights Office   [http://www.sfu.ca/humanrights/ http://www.sfu.ca/humanrights/]
  
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JV: Journal Voucher
  
SIMS: Student Information Management System  [http://www.sfu.ca/sims http://www.sfu.ca/sims ]
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MBC: Maggie Benston Centre
  
SLC: Student Learning Commons h[http://learningcommons.sfu.ca/ ttp://learningcommons.sfu.ca]
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NSERC: National Sciences and Engineering Research Council
  
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SCUTL: Senate Committee on University Teaching and Learning
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SIMS: Student Information Management System  [http://www.sfu.ca/sims http://www.sfu.ca/sims ]
  
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SLC: Student Learning Commons h[http://learningcommons.sfu.ca/ ttp://learningcommons.sfu.ca]
  
TAs: Teaching Assistants 
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TLC: Teaching and Learning Centre [http://www.sfu.ca/tlcentre http://www.sfu.ca/tlcentre&nbsp;]
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TSSU: Teaching Support Staff Union: [http://learningcommons.sfu.ca/ http://www.tssu.ca]&nbsp;
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TAs: Teaching Assistants&nbsp;  
  
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TLC: Teaching and Learning Centre [http://www.sfu.ca/tlcentre http://www.sfu.ca/tlcentre&nbsp;]
  
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TSSU: Teaching Support Staff Union: [http://learningcommons.sfu.ca/ http://www.tssu.ca]&nbsp;
  
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UTF: University Teaching Fellow. as [http://www.sfu.ca/vpacademic/Committees_TaskForces/Ad_Hoc_Committees/VACTL.html found in each faculty].
 
UTF: University Teaching Fellow. as [http://www.sfu.ca/vpacademic/Committees_TaskForces/Ad_Hoc_Committees/VACTL.html found in each faculty].

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 Acronyms at SFU

Acronyms are part of the vernacular you learn in a new space. Below is a list of some SFU acronyms and slang: please feel free to add your own. 

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the AQ: the Academic Quadrangle APSA: Administrative and Professional Staff Association

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CUPE: Canadian Union of Public Employees

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HRO: Human Rights Office  http://www.sfu.ca/humanrights/

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JV: Journal Voucher

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MBC: Maggie Benston Centre

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NSERC: National Sciences and Engineering Research Council

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SCUTL: Senate Committee on University Teaching and Learning SIMS: Student Information Management System  http://www.sfu.ca/sims 

SLC: Student Learning Commons http://learningcommons.sfu.ca


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TAs: Teaching Assistants 

TLC: Teaching and Learning Centre http://www.sfu.ca/tlcentre 

TSSU: Teaching Support Staff Union: http://www.tssu.ca 


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UTF: University Teaching Fellow. as found in each faculty.