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About Cap, Global & Community Studies, How To

Tourism & 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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Community Life, Global & Community Studies

Human Kinetics takes on the Sun Run

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On the morning of Sunday, April 21, a group of students from the Human Kinetics (HKIN) program participated in the...

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Applied Smarts, Global & Community Studies

Testing the waters

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Five students in the Wilderness Leadership program at Cap’s Squamish campus successfully completed their Lakewater Instructor certificates at Alice Lake...

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Applied Smarts, Global & Community Studies

Mountain bikers pump it up in Sechelt

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Mountain bikers on the Sunshine Coast have a new place to play, thanks to the students in the Mountain Bike...

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Applied Smarts, Global & Community Studies

Digging deep

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Cap’s Wilderness Leadership students are busy trail building. Located in Murrin Park near Squamish, this trail is a partnership with the Squamish...

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Global & Community Studies, Hot Topics

Biologically-respectful tourism & environmental stewardship

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Catherine Evans, an instructor in Cap’s Faculty of Global and Community Studies, will present a summary of her research examining...

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Changemakers, Global & Community Studies

Global Stews cooking up change

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Students in Cap’s Global Stewardship program—Global Stews—want youth to know that they can make a difference. “Justice High” is a...

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Changemakers, Global & Community Studies, Sustainability

Project Change: Convenience too often trumps altruism

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Capilano tourism instructor, Joe Kelly is challenging himself to make one change a month for a year, starting with taking...

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Changemakers, Global & Community Studies

Change agents

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There’s an old African proverb that says: “If you think you’re too small to make a difference, try sleeping in...

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About Cap, Global & Community Studies, How To

Tourism & 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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Global & Community Studies, Sustainability

The aliens among us

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It starts off slowly and innocently enough. A stray morning glory tendril here, a Himalayan blackberry bush there and then...

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Changemakers, Global & Community Studies, Student Life

Uncapped rail jam

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Winter came early this November when the library plaza at Cap’s North Van campus was taken over by local snowboarders...

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Applied Smarts, Global & Community Studies

Tourism in action

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From hurtling down a mountain on skis for the first time to getting a unique, behind-the-scenes look at the business...

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Applied Smarts, Global & Community Studies

Parks and recognition

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 Five hours to create a five-year plan for B.C. Parks. This was the task facing four Cap Tourism Management students...

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Changemakers, Global & Community Studies, Sustainability

Global boarders

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Realization of one’s privilege is lost on many, but not Tamo Campos. A former pro snowboarder, the Global Stewardship  student...

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Applied Smarts, Global & Community Studies

More than a handout

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Twenty-one-year-old Krissi Bucholtz started Capilano’s Global Stewardship program in the fall of 2008, confident that she wanted to do development work...

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Applied Smarts, Global & Community Studies

Cap’s view from the summit

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What do you need to know to survive at 1,800 metres in the Coast Mountains in October? Cap’s ‘classroom at...

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