Geography at Simon Fraser University

  title={Geography at Simon Fraser University},
  author={Roger Hayter},
  journal={Yearbook of the Association of Pacific Coast Geographers},
  pages={191 - 207}
  • R. Hayter
  • Published 1 October 2014
  • Education
  • Yearbook of the Association of Pacific Coast Geographers
THE POST-SPUTNIK DECADE witnessed an almost frantic expansion of universities throughout the western world, and it was in September 1965 that Simon Fraser University (SFU), including the Department of Geography, opened its doors to its first students. The planning and construction of the university had proceeded quickly. The provincial government of British Columbia had established a committee, chaired by J. B. Macdonald, the president of the University of British Colum bia (UBC), and… 
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