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New name, same great shows!

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We’re excited to be presenting our first Cap Global Roots show this Friday night at the theatre with the sweet...

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Cap U partners with We Day Vancouver

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Imagine being in a stadium with thousands of cheering students sharing one dream: that the world can be a better...

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Tourism and Outdoor Recreation showcase

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Have you ever travelled to a unique destination in the world and wondered how you could work there? Or participated...

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Walk with Us / Truth and Reconciliation

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As part of honouring Truth and Reconciliation, ‘Team Capilano U’ will be participating in the Walk for Reconciliation: A New...

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Volunteers dig in to help clear out invasives

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On Tuesday, August 20, a crew of eager volunteers from the campus community gathered for Capilano U’s third annual summer...

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Cap U wins international education awards

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Capilano U’s Catherine Vertesi, (centre) accepts the International Education Distinguished Leadership Award from Dr. Randall Martin, executive director, BCCIE and...

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Another year of carbon neutrality at Cap U

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We’ve done it again! For the third year in a row, Capilano University’s operations were carbon neutral in 2012. Like...

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Capilano University honours local alumna

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One of Capilano U’s Tourism Management grads, Caterina Alberti, was recently in the news. Read on for the full story,...

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More Canadian universities seek U.S. accreditation

image Capilano University is the first in B.C. and one of only two Canadian institutions to successfully earn this accreditation, which show ...
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Dr. Richard Gale Cap U’s new provost

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It’s not often you see the word ‘dramaturg’ on someone’s resume but that’s just one of the words to describe...

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Programs still accepting applications

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Are you thinking of coming to Capilano U this fall? There may be a seat for you. Find out which...

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2013 Alumni Awards of Excellence

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For more than four decades, Capilano University alumni have been making their mark in the world. From acclaimed musicians to...

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Teaching at its best

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For a Capilano U instructor, being recognized by your students for the difference you’ve made in their lives and careers...

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2013-2014 operating budget

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Capilano University’s Board of Governors approved the revised annual operating budget at its June 11 board meeting held at the...

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Getting started in visual effects

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Have you ever wondered how movie studios blow up planets, control forces of nature and make the impossible seem so...

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Introducing Cap’s 2013 honorary degree recipients

image Capilano University is recognizing three distinguished individuals with honorary doctorate degrees at Convocation today. An honorary degree is an academic degree for which a university has...
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Bring your pet to work day

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Furry and leathery creatures took over the Library plaza at the North Vancouver campus on May 23 for Cap’s annual...

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Tourism & Outdoor Recreation showcase

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Have you ever travelled to a unique destination in the world and wondered how you could work there? Or participated...

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Arts & Sciences info evening

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Join us at Capilano U’s annual Arts & Sciences Info Evening on Thursday, May 23, 2013. This free event is...

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First voices, first steps

gallery Capilano University’s First Nations Student Services, in consultation with the Indigenizing the Academy committee, hosted the inaugural Gathering of First Nations Voices Through Song and Dance...
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A president with personality

image There’s no tweed or stuffiness inside the president’s office at Cap U. In fact, today the North Vancouver university’s president is...
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Tourism & Outdoor Recreation showcase

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Have you ever travelled to a unique destination in the world and wondered how you could work there? Or participated...

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Fresh air

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With fresh sweet mountain air, walking trails and soaring fir trees, you could be forgiven for thinking of Capilano University...

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Bosa Centre for Film & Animation open house

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Ever wonder what filming and acting in a 3-D virtual environment looks like? In the movie Prometheus, how exactly did...

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Our namesake, Chief Joe Capilano

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While people might know that Capilano University’s name has aboriginal roots, what might not be known is that its namesake—Chief...

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Board vice-chair has got the power

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The number of women in leadership roles in private corporations, government, non-profits and post-secondary institutions—like Capilano U’s president Kris Bulcroft—continues...

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Kéxwusm-áyakn—a place to meet

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Coast Salish traditions and performers garbed in ceremonial regalia marked the recent official opening of Capilano University’s Aboriginal Student Centre...

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Getting (ac)credit(ed)

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Getting a post-secondary education is probably the biggest investment you can make in your future, whether that means obtaining the...

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What’s in a coat of arms?

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You may have noticed the very official Capilano University coat of arms, especially if you’ve visited the Info Centre in...

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