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Your Daily Cap is Capilano University's official blog.

Shannon Colin

Cap in Photos, Community Life, Fun Stuff, Portfolio

Cap in Photos: March 2017

Today we introduce a new feature of Your Daily Cap! Cap in Photos is a monthly retrospective of campus events...
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About Cap, Community Life, Fun Stuff

This Week at Cap: Apr 3-9

Find a job, explore Cap programs, practice a language and take in a variety of music in this action packed...

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Applied Smarts, Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

You can’t buy this brand of dedication

When Pauntehah Poursaba joined Capilano University’s marketing case team this fall, she had no idea what she was in for....

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Applied Smarts, Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

Best at Westerns

How would you handle a government-forced breakup of a conglomerate over eight years? That’s something second-, third- and fourth-year students...
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Alumni, Applied Smarts, Fine & Applied Arts

From Jazz Studies to the Junos

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That seven CapU alumni and two instructors are nominated for Juno Awards is music to Jared Burrows’s ears. “I just...

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About Cap, Community Life, Fun Stuff

This Week at Cap: Mar 27-Apr 2

Spring is here, and graduation is coming up! Need a summer job? Tomorrow the Jobs for Caps job fair will...

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Alumni, Community Life

Discover the benefits of reconnecting with your alma mater

Are you an alumna or alumnus of Capilano University? Now’s a good time to reconnect with your alma mater. The...

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About Cap, Community Life, Fun Stuff

This Week at Cap: Mar 20-26

Spring is finally in the air, so it’s time to get outside and enjoy all that the North Shore has...

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Fun Stuff

Inspiration

Sometimes all we need to be successful is to change our perspective.  

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Alumni, Arts & Sciences

Alison Borden: Creating a positive learning environment

In high school, Alison Borden tutored peers and younger students. She considered a career in teaching but ultimately decided the general classroom setting wasn’t for her...
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About Cap, Community Life, Fun Stuff

This Week at Cap: Mar 13-19

Bonjour! Have you been wanting to practice your french, but don’t often find the right social opportunity? Come by room...

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Alumni, Education, Health & Human Development

Sarah Oosterom: Turning inspiration into a career

For Capilano University graduate Sarah Oosterom, an experience with a loved one’s illness sparked a passion for helping others. Sarah...

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Alumni, Fine & Applied Arts

Cap U animation grad wins Oscar for Zootopia

Capilano University grad Benson Shum has won an Academy Award for Best Animated Feature as part of the animation team of Disney’s Zootopia...
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About Cap, Community Life, Fun Stuff

This Week at Cap: Mar 6-12

EarthWorks activities are dominating this week! Get out there and support sustainable initiatives around campus. This week also hosts International Women’s...

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Applied Smarts, Fine & Applied Arts

Ben Parker: Inspiring the next generation of musicians

Ben Parker has come a long way since tapping on pots and pans in his room in Red Deer, Alberta...
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Fine & Applied Arts

Wendy Cheung shows us the difference a little support makes

Wendy Cheung is a creator. Starting out her career as a musical composer, she has used her creativity and passion for music to develop...
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About Cap, Community Life, Fun Stuff

This Week at Cap: Feb 27-Mar 5

We are touring campus with our pop-up Instagram booth this week, so come out and show your CapU pride to...

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About Cap, How To

Connect with your dream career at Capilano U

Wondering what’s next after high school? Considering a career change? Want to update your skills? Come to Capilano University’s Explore...

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Applied Smarts, Education, Health & Human Development

Aleysha Karmali: Dancing her way to a teaching career

gallery Who knew a love of Bollywood dancing could lead to a career in early childhood education? “Bollywood dancing is...
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Fine & Applied Arts

Get behind the scenes at Capilano U’s Centre for Film and Animation

Are you looking for a change in career? Do you picture yourself working in the film or animation industry? If...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This Week at Cap: Feb 20-26

After a quiet Reading Break, we have some thought-provoking shows and screenings this week, plus an Instagram contest! Also, be...

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Fun Stuff, Student Life

Win big in our Brand Refresh Instagram contest

You may have seen Capilano University’s new ad campaign flying by on the back of a bus, in a transit...

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Applied Smarts, Arts & Sciences, Business & Professional Studies

Claire Tallman: Just go for it

Capilano University introduced its new brand and visual identity to the world this January with an ad campaign on billboards,...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This week at Cap: Feb 14-19

With students off for reading break, it’s quiet around campus! If you are looking for a great place to study...

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Global & Community Studies, Hot Topics

Let your career take you places

From five-star beachfront hotels to world-class ski resorts, the tourism industry offers exciting opportunities to build a career in places...

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Community Life, Education, Health & Human Development, Student Life

International students engage with their host community

Capilano University instructor, Carrie Jung shares the importance of community engagement in the development and integration of international and domestic...

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About Cap, Community Life, Student Life

This week at Cap: Jan 30-Feb 5

It’s a great week to visit CapU! Five open houses and info sessions between Monday and Thursday will give you...

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About Cap, Arts & Sciences, Community Life

The School of STEM opens its doors

Are you passionate about protecting our environment and diverse species? Do you enjoy building things and solving problems? Maybe you...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Global & Community Studies

Uncapped Rail Jam 2017

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The 2017 Uncapped Rail Jam did not disappoint on Thursday as students got to witness some great talent show off...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This Week at Cap: Jan 23-29

A busy week for you to enjoy! ChatLive offers a discussion around Quantum Information over free pizza, and five Student...

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