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A year-end message from Kris Bulcroft

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Capilano U President Kris Bulcroft reflects on the highlights and achievements of 2013. Capilano University has had a busy and...

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Adios, au revoir, arrivederci Catherine Vertesi

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Catherine Vertesi, Vice President of International, External Relations and New Initiatives at Capilano University is retiring after 12 years, drawing...

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Friends with benefits

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Being a Capilano University alum has its privileges. It could be an invitation to exclusive networking events with community and...

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About Cap, Fine & Applied Arts

Theatre programs in the spotlight

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Do you love local theatre and Broadway-style blockbusters like Wicked and Les Miserables? Do you dream of being centre stage...

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Film and Animation Open House

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Anything is possible in film. A mutant dinosaur can reduce a city to rubble. A groundbreaking documentary can shatter convention....

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IDEA Open House

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If you’re considering a career in design or illustration, there are lots of great reasons to choose Capilano University’s Illustration/Design:...

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Scholarship helps students make beautiful music

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The Capilano University Foundation is extremely pleased to announce the establishment of a new scholarship thanks to the continued generous...

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About Cap, Student Life

Post-secondary education – is it just about jobs?

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Did you know that Capilano University President Kris Bulcroft meets with students regularly to discuss issues of interest to them?...

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What is the president reading?

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With the United Way Book Sale going on today and tomorrow, we thought it would be fun to find out...

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About Cap, Changemakers

Give. Act. Volunteer.

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Child poverty, bullying and senior isolation are serious issues in our community and ones that the United Way Lower Mainland...

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About Cap, Global & Community Studies

Tourism & Outdoor Recreation Showcase

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Taryn Bodrug, a grad from Capilano’s Bachelor of Tourism Management degree and Outdoor Recreation Management diploma programs, is the guest...

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United Way campaign gears up

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Students leave We Day inspired and hopeful

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Global Stewardship showcase and info night

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Do you want to change the world? Does social justice matter to you? If so, working in community and international...

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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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About Cap, Changemakers

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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About Cap, Global & Community Studies

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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About Cap, Sustainability

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

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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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About Cap, Changemakers

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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About Cap, Fine & Applied Arts, Portfolio

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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