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Hot Topics, Sustainability

Battle of the Buildings

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There’s nothing like a little friendly “gamification” to get people charged up and engaged about reducing energy consumption. That’s what...

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Hot Topics, Student Life

Fingers crossed for food trucks at Cap

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If you would like to see more selection and diversity in the food offered on campus at Cap, this story...

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Hot Topics, Student Life

For love and money

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Marriage has always been complicated. Now living together is about to get a little more complicated—or less, depending on how...

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Changemakers, Hot Topics

International Women’s Day – a call to action

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Could a small group of people have any real impact on poverty in a country other than their own? Could...

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Fine & Applied Arts, Fun Stuff, Hot Topics

Oscars’ best in visual effects

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Five films were nominated for a Visual Effects Oscar at this year’s Academy Awards. James Prevette, a lab supervisor in...

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Arts & Sciences, Hot Topics

“Women don’t paint very well”

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In a recent interview with Spiegel Online, the famous (and cantankerous) German painter Georg Baselitz pronounced: “Women don’t paint very...

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Business & Professional Studies, Hot Topics

Paralegal activity

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 A sea change long in the making has finally begun, and Capilano’s Paralegal graduates are well positioned to seize the...

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Hot Topics, How To

What’s bugging you?

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Getting sick isn’t fun. In the close confines of a university setting, influenza can go viral as fast as you...

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Business & Professional Studies, Hot Topics

Debating China’s move into the oil sands

In the past few months and weeks, few topics have occupied both business and foreign policy analysts as much as...

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Arts & Sciences, Fine & Applied Arts, Hot Topics

Instructors weigh in on Tupac hologram

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When Tupac Shakur appeared onstage at last year’s Coachella, fans may have thought they were looking into the future. Imagine...

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Arts & Sciences, Hot Topics

Prof vs. Prof: biotech art

image “Genetic engineering has incited much debate. But while activists picket, big business quietly investigates, and intellectuals issue grave warnings, art...
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Fine & Applied Arts, Hot Topics

Colour of the year

Pantone, the company that sets the industry standard in color, unveiled their 2013 Colour of the Year: Emerald, described as...

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Fine & Applied Arts, Hot Topics

VFX

image With almost every motion picture now using visual effects in some way, the demand for talented visual effects artists is off the charts...
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Arts & Sciences, Hot Topics

Are we alone in the universe?

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Astronomy and physics instructor, Dr. Stanley Greenspoon ponders the search for extraterrestrial life. “Can we be sure that we live...

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