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Celebrating partnership at the Chancellor’s Circle dinner

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Partnerships are vital to ensuring the university thrives both on our own campus and within our community. Our long-standing partnerships,...

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Business & Professional Studies, Changemakers, Student Life

Great things in store for our Graduate Entrance Award winners

If you outright ask Nikki Shearar and Tyler Belich why they think they were chosen to receive Capilano University’s inaugural...

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Applied Smarts, Business & Professional Studies, Changemakers

Reaching out to Clothe Vancouver

A Capilano University education combines top notch classroom theory and then applies those lessons to real world situations. Take Cap’s...

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Applied Smarts, Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

To London with love

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Before Jonathan Buffone took part in Capilano University’s London Field School last spring, he wasn’t exactly a world traveller. In...

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Alumni, Business & Professional Studies

Q&A with BBA grad Dennis Pang

Today we’re launching a new series called Home Grown, featuring Q&As with accomplished Capilano U alumni. First up is Dennis...

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Business & Professional Studies, Fun Stuff

Two days with the Vancouver Canucks

It all started on Monday morning with this tweet from Canucks right winger, Alex Burrows...
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Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

Amina el Mantari: From Morocco to mountain mother

Amina el Mantari is in love with languages. She learned both Arabic and French growing up in Casablanca, Morocco, but...

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Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

We are the lucky ones

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Third-year business student, Addy Menican, reflects on Haggis, the Loch Ness Monster and more in her latest blog post from...

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Alumni, Business & Professional Studies, Changemakers

“Beck”oning to local First Nations part of HR grad’s job

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For James Beck, a Capilano University School of Business graduate and member of the nearby Squamish First Nation, the Human...

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Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

Lee Polychronopoulos: a different route to business school

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Lee Polychronopoulos wasn’t a fan of high school. He’s a smart guy, he just didn’t care. “My grades suffered due...

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Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

Todd Lyons: From backpacker to businessman

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Todd Lyons is one of those people who dreads the question “where are you from?” In his “medium-length” answer, he’ll...

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Alumni, Business & Professional Studies

New awards for School of Business students

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Business students will be pleased to hear about some new $1,000 awards from BlueShore Financial for students in Capilano University’s...

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Alumni, Applied Smarts, Business & Professional Studies

Rattan Bagga: Top 30 Under 30

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“Eating organic” was a fringe culinary trend enjoyed by hippies and health food advocates when Rattan Bagga’s family opened Sweet Cherubim...

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Business & Professional Studies

Farewell Graham Fane

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Graham Fane (MBA, CMA, FCMA, CPA), Dean of Capilano University’s Faculty of Business & Professional Studies, is retiring after a...

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Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

The British adventures of a cheeky Canadian

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Exploring the shops and eateries of London. Hanging out with friendly Brits and international students. A weekend of cycling in...

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Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

Student profile: Kejun Li

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Continuing our series featuring international students, in the spotlight this month is Bachelor of Business Administration student Kejun (Landis) Li...

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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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Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

One student’s rap about life

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Who says assignments have to take the form of an essay? When School of Business instructor Sharka Stuyt asked students...

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Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

Creating Connections 2014

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More than 80 industry attendees including representatives from BC Hydro, KPMG, BlueShore Financial and ICBC came out to the Pinnacle...

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Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

Student profile: Eddie Jang

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In the spotlight this week is Eddie Jang, an international student from Chile who is enrolled in Capilano University’s Business...

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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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Business & Professional Studies, How To, Student Life

Networking 101

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Does the idea of “networking” cause your heart to palpitate and your palms to sweat? That’s a common reaction for...

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Business & Professional Studies, How To, Student Life

5 tips to rock the interview

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It’s normal to feel nervous before a job interview. After all, there’s a lot at stake – your future, for...

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Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

Student profile: Alejandra Roca

As part of our series featuring international students, in the spotlight this month is Bachelor of Business Administration grad Alejandra...

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Applied Smarts, Business & Professional Studies, Hot Topics

Leading with emotional intelligence

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What is emotional intelligence and why do employers think it’s so important? A hot topic in the business world these...

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Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

Learn from marketing royalty

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“This is an event you don’t want to miss. Not many opportunities like this come knocking at your door!” says...

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Business & Professional Studies, Community Life

Headbands, stirrups and neon leg-warmers

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Want to get fit? Sometimes all you need is a goal like an upcoming race. School of Business student, Kirill...

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Applied Smarts, Business & Professional Studies

North Van entrepreneur faces the Grizzly Den

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Mike Bailey, a student in Capilano University’s BOSS Entrepreneurship program recently won first place in the Grizzly Den elevator pitch...

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Business & Professional Studies, Fun Stuff, Student Life

4 reasons to study abroad

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Studying abroad at HZ University of Applied Sciences in The Netherlands has been an exciting, eye-opening experience for Capilano University...

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Business & Professional Studies, Changemakers, Hot Topics

A tribute to Nelson Mandela

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Our hearts are heavy today with the news that Nelson Mandela, one of the world’s most loved and respected leaders,...

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