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Convocation 2014 – Storified!

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What an exciting day for Capilano University! New chancellor appointed, two honourary degrees awarded and over 650 students taking part...

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About Cap, Alumni, Community Life

Join us at the Alumni Awards of Excellence

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Every year, hundreds of talented students become Capilano University graduates, joining an impressive alumni network that is more than 66,000...

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Alumni, Applied Smarts, Business & Professional Studies

Doug Munro: A paralegal’s path to policy law

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To say that Doug Munro has utilized his education in Capilano University’s Paralegal program as a springboard for bigger and...

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Alumni, Applied Smarts, Global & Community Studies

Deep-sea dream job

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Since a young age Brendan Andresen has loved to explore new places on land and at sea. The idea of...

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Alumni, Fine & Applied Arts, Student Life

Animation and VFX gradshow

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With feature films like Frozen, Life of Pi and Hotel Transylvania and interactive games like Snowboard Supercross (SSX) and Transformers:...

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Alumni, Fine & Applied Arts, Student Life

Last curtain call

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Thirty-one talented jazz musicians and vocalists take the stage for their final performances at Capilano University during grad recitals happening...

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Alumni, Applied Smarts, Fine & Applied Arts

Base Camp a humbling experience

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Award-winning documentary filmmaker and Capilano U grad, Dianne Whelan, will give a talk about her new book, Base Camp: 40...

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Alumni, Applied Smarts, Education, Health & Human Development

Maegan Langridge: Leaping from hospitality to health care

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Maegan Langridge describes herself as “a people person.” It’s a quality that serves her just as well in her current...

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Alumni, Applied Smarts, Arts & Sciences

Like mother, like daughter: Alexandra de Jong Westman

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Love of natural science flows like blood through the veins of Capilano University graduate Alexandra de Jong Westman. She completed...

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Alumni, Business & Professional Studies

Day Helesic: From intern to editor

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Before Capilano University grad Day Helesic became the current managing editor of Canadian Living magazine in Toronto, she had a...

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Alumni, Applied Smarts, Education, Health & Human Development

Jennifer Buchanan: Transforming lives through music

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Twenty-two years after graduating from Capilano University’s Bachelor of Music Therapy program, Jennifer Buchanan says, “I believe this profession is...

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Alumni, Applied Smarts, Global & Community Studies

Man in motion: Kyle Guay’s kinetic energy

Dedicated Cap U teachers, a desire to understand the intricate interactions of the human body, and an elite level athletic...

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Alumni, Applied Smarts, Global & Community Studies

Alumni profile: Andrew Stegemann

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It’s always great to hear what Capilano University alumni are doing after graduation. Check out this great story about Outdoor...

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Alumni, Applied Smarts, Education, Health & Human Development

Rehab Assistant grad helps seniors stay in their homes

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“Thriving off of positive connections” and “knowing that I’ll be always learning” are two things that inspire Jenna Zedel, a...

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Alumni, Applied Smarts, Community Life

Call for nominations: Alumni Awards of Excellence

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 Do you know any outstanding Capilano University alumni? We need your help to honour them. Cap’s Alumni Awards of Excellence...

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Alumni, Fun Stuff, Global & Community Studies

Nature harmonies

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Meet Kristen Wozniak. She is an Outdoor Recreation Management diploma grad who has just released an online album of cover...

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Alumni, Applied Smarts, Education, Health & Human Development

From high school dropout to health care professional

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Sometimes when you set goals and work hard, your dreams can become reality.  In 2000, when Songie Lee was 14,...

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Alumni, Applied Smarts, Fine & Applied Arts

IIDF grad invited to UBC as visiting scholar

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Helen Haig-Brown, an award-winning director and graduate of Capilano University’s Indigenous Independent Digital Filmmaking program, is a visiting scholar at...

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Alumni, Applied Smarts, Fine & Applied Arts

IDEA grad illustrates children’s book

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A graduate of Capilano University’s IDEA program, Alana Kyle, was recently in the news for her illustrations in the children’s...

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