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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, Community Life, Fun Stuff, Portfolio, Student Life

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, Community Life, Fun Stuff, Portfolio, Student Life

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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Alumni, Changemakers, Fine & Applied Arts, Student Life

CapU animation grad wins Emmy

It was just another normal work day for CapU animation grad Justin Nichols when he found out he had won an Emmy Award. “I was by myself in my cubicle when I got a call...
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About Cap, Cap in Photos, Community Life, Fun Stuff, Portfolio, Student Life

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, Student Life

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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About Cap, Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

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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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, Community Life, Fun Stuff, Portfolio, Student Life

Cap in Photos: July-August 2017

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

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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About Cap, Community Life, Student Life

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, Community Life, Fun Stuff, Portfolio, Student Life

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, Community Life, Fun Stuff, Portfolio, Student Life

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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Applied Smarts, Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

You can’t buy this brand of dedication

When Pauntehah Poursaba joined Capilano University’s marketing case team this fall, she had no idea what she was in for....

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Applied Smarts, Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

Best at Westerns

How would you handle a government-forced breakup of a conglomerate over eight years? That’s something second-, third- and fourth-year students...
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Fun Stuff, Student Life

Win big in our Brand Refresh Instagram contest

You may have seen Capilano University’s new ad campaign flying by on the back of a bus, in a transit...

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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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How To, Student Life

Make 2017 the year of good study habits

It’s a new year and a new term. Now’s the perfect time to retool, when you’re still relaxed from the...

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Business & Professional Studies, Fun Stuff, Student Life

Kerrigan Cartner: Be inspired

Have you ever considered studying abroad? For many, it is a life-changing experience. Take it from Kerrigan Cartner, a Capilano...

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Student Life

Winter wonderland

gallery

It’s hard to beat Capilano University’s North Vancouver campus with its fresh mountain air and lush green forest, but a dusting of...

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Community Life, Global & Community Studies, Student Life

Jamie Ferguson: Showing off Canada

video

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

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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Applied Smarts, Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

Business students take a kick at event marketing

Sheldon Slonski, Ileana O’Keefe, Karolina Siwiec, and Adam Velji at the Whitecaps store. Photo submitted.   Cap U business students...

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Applied Smarts, Arts & Sciences, Student Life

Breaking the Barbie mold

At age 26, and wrapping up a Liberal Studies bachelor’s program at Capilano University, Melanie Ledding’s career path is wide...

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Applied Smarts, Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

School of Business booming at competitions

In this, the second in our series on Capilano University’s School of Business successes, students make a “Cool Blast” in local and international case competitions.
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Applied Smarts, Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

School of Business wins big

Both the junior and senior teams from Capilano University took first place in the 2016 Western Canadian Business Competition on March 11 to 13.
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Changemakers, Fun Stuff, Student Life, Sustainability

Building Challenge – On now until the end of March!

Keep your eyes open for BADM 218 students in Robin Furby’s Leadership in Teams class, getting the campus community to...

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Applied Smarts, Fine & Applied Arts, Student Life

Capturing real-world experiences on film

video It’s a win-win-win collaboration: Capilano University School of Motion Picture Arts students team up with the North Vancouver Chamber of Commerce’s...
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