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CUPE: Canadian Union of Public Employees  
 
CUPE: Canadian Union of Public Employees  
  
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HRO: Human Rights Office  [http://www.sfu.ca/humanrights/ http://www.sfu.ca/humanrights/]  
 
HRO: Human Rights Office  [http://www.sfu.ca/humanrights/ http://www.sfu.ca/humanrights/]  
  
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JV: Journal Voucher  
 
JV: Journal Voucher  
  
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MBC: Maggie Benston Centre  
 
MBC: Maggie Benston Centre  
  
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NSERC: National Sciences and Engineering Research Council  
 
NSERC: National Sciences and Engineering Research Council  

Revision as of 21:59, 4 September 2010

 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. 

-A-

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

-C-

CUPE: Canadian Union of Public Employees

-H-

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

-J-

JV: Journal Voucher

-M-

MBC: Maggie Benston Centre

-N-

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


-T-

TAs: Teaching Assistants 

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

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


-U-

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