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About Cap, Community Life

Explore dozens of university programs in one night

You want a good life and a rewarding career. Maybe you’ve heard that a university education leads to higher lifetime...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This week at Cap: Nov 14-20

What does a climate change talk, an international fair, and a production of Charles Dicken’s A Christmas Carol have in...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This week at Cap: Nov 7-13

Reflection on the impact of current and historical events will be top of mind this week as we honour the...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This week at Cap: Oct 31-Nov 6

It’s that time of year when we throw open the doors and invite the community to explore Capilano University! Join...

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Community Life, Fine & Applied Arts, Student Life

November is all about Fine & Applied Arts

Creativity. Talent. Vision. Stage presence. Whatever you call it, you know you have it. And others recognize it in you...

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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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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This week at Cap: Oct 24-30

This week is all about sustainability at Capilano U. Come to a panel discussion or test drive an electric vehicle!...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This week at Cap: Oct 17-23

There’s no shortage of things to do on campus this week. Explore food supply issues at World Food Day, hear...

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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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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This week at Cap: Oct 3-9

It’s an exciting week at Capilano U as we welcome our new President, Paul Dangerfield, for his first official day...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This week at Cap: Sept 26-Oct 2

Why are wild salmon so important to our ecosystem, and how can we help them thrive? Explore this issue at...

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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

This week at Cap: Sept 19-25

You’re into the swing of classes. Now’s a good time to branch out and explore new opportunities. Be sure to check out...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This week at Cap: Sept 12-18

It’s an exciting week of events on campus! Learn how to advance your career at Career Week, learn about adventures...

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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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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This week at Cap: Sept 5-11

Let the school year begin! Capilano U kicks off the fall term with New Student Orientation and the Capilano U...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

Welcome to the Capilano U community

Can you feel it? There’s a buzz in the air today as we welcome new and returning students to campus...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This week at Cap: Aug 29-Sept 4

With fall classes just a week away, it’s a good time to get set up for the academic year. Avoid...

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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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About Cap, Community Life

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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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This Week at Cap: May 16-22

Here’s a snapshot of what’s happening this week at Capilano U!
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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This Week at Cap: May 9-15

Capilano Universe – A Ribbon of Steel or a String of Pearls? Women Building Community Along BC’s Kettle Valley Railway—One...

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About Cap, Changemakers, Community Life, Sustainability

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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About Cap, Changemakers, Community Life, Hot Topics

Meet Paul Dangerfield, Capilano U’s next president

Paul Dangerfield has had good reason to reflect upon leadership, and what makes organizations excel, over the past few months....
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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This Week at Cap: April 25-May 1

Whew! Exams are over and the summer term has yet to begin. We hope you take this time to relax...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This Week at Cap: April 18-24

If you’ve ever wondered what the creative students in the Faculty of Fine & Applied Arts get up to in...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This Week at Cap: April 11-17

You’re in the home stretch! Good luck to everyone who is writing exams this week. Take a break from your...

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