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Cap in Photos: 2017

Cap in Photos is a monthly retrospective of campus life. Each gallery features the work of CapU’s Communications & Marketing photographers. As we say goodbye to 2017...
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Cap in Photos: November 2017

CapU grad Kaya Dorey is the founder of Novel Supply Co., a conscious apparel line that uses all sustainable fabrics. Dorey was named a "Young Champion of the Earth" by the United Nations...
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Cap in Photos: October 2017

The Capilano Blues defeat Langara 1-0 in the PacWest Soccer Championship semi-final at Quest University in Squamish, B.C., on Friday,...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

CapU Halloween

gallery Students and employees celebrated Halloween with creativity and style! Legos, luchadores, dominoes...
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Cap in Photos: September 2017

Cap in Photos is a monthly retrospective of campus life. Each gallery will feature...
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About Cap, Community Life, Hot Topics

Better together

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In the spirit of Truth and Reconciliation, an historic agreement was signed between the shíshálh Nation and Capilano University, September...

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5 ways to stay healthy and active on campus

gallery The CapU Athletics & Recreation (A&R) department strives to promote and develop health and wellness across campus...
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CapU welcomes a new class of students

gallery Last week, the campus was a hub of activity as CapU welcomed new students at the biggest orientation and CapU Street Party ever...
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CIE welcomes more than 400 new international students

gallery The weather forecast was in our favour — not too hot, not too cold — perfect for our Fall New International Student Orientation event...
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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

Welcome to Capilano U

Whether you’re new to Capilano University or returning to continue your studies, welcome to Capilano U! We hope you’ve had...

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Cap in Photos: July-August 2017

Cap in Photos is a monthly retrospective of campus life. Each gallery will feature...
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Chef in Residence prepares to welcome students

CapU Residence students can expect a great dining experience when they arrive at their home away from home on Friday, Sept. 1, 2017. Chef Andrew Chan...
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Changemakers, Community Life

Christian Steckler: Leaving a Legacy

As Capilano University instructor Christian Steckler retires this year, he’s leaving an important legacy — a $20,000 endowment fund for immigrant students...
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Bringing CapU’s Student Residence to Life

“A place students can call home.” That’s the vision Chad Johnstone and Bailey Kew, Capilano University’s new student housing team, are working to create at CapU Residence...
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Cap in Photos: June 2017

Cap in Photos is a monthly retrospective of campus events. Each gallery will feature...
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Cap in Photos, Community Life, Fun Stuff, Portfolio, Student Life

Cap in Photos: May 2017

Cap in Photos is a monthly retrospective of campus events. Each gallery will feature...
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Cap in Photos: April 2017

Cap in Photos is a monthly retrospective of campus events, published on the first Monday of each month...
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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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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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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, Global & Community Studies, Student Life

Jamie Ferguson: Showing off Canada

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Jamie Ferguson has always been an outdoor adventure enthusiast. So enrolling in Capilano University’s Outdoor Recreation Management diploma straight out...

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Arts & Sciences, Community Life

Andrea Westcott: Triathlon adventure

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Congratulations to Capilano U English instructor, Andrea Westcott, who just returned from the Triathlon World Age Group Championships in Cozumel,...

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Changemakers, Community Life

Shelley Joseph: A new way forward

As the co-director of community engagement for Reconciliation Canada, Shelley Joseph is all too familiar with the lingering effect residential schools have on the survivors’ loved ones.
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Changemakers, Community Life

Join us for Truth and Reconciliation Week 2016

“As Canadians, we share a responsibility to look after each other and acknowledge the pain and suffering that our diverse...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

5 ways to get fit with campus recreation

The lazy days of summer are over, and now’s the perfect time to incorporate some exercise into your routine! It’ll give...

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About Cap, Alumni, Community Life

Janet Burgess adds value to School of Business

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Janet Burgess, senior manager at BlueShore Financial, has mentored students at Capilano University for nearly 10 years. She has contributed...

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About Cap, Community Life, Sustainability

Susan Doig brings sustainability to life on campus

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Susan Doig embodies Excellence in Empowering Learning. Doig, director of facilities for Capilano University, is an extraordinary sustainability ambassador for the University...

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Alumni, Community Life, Global & Community Studies

Christy Dodds leads with co-op education excellence

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Tourism instructor Christy Dodds is a champion of student success through her facilitation of practical industry co-op placements for Capilano University’s Tourism...

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Sunshine Coast campus gets shíshálh name

“Beautiful,” is how shíshálh Nation elder Anne Quinn described her Nation’s act of naming Capilano University’s Sechelt campus “kálax-ay,” on May 24, 2016.
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Sweater Day 2016: the results are in!

On February 4, 2016, as part of National Sweater Day, Capilano University turned down the heat on campus by two degrees...

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