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How To, Student Life

5 ways to know if a job is a scam

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Students need to be vigilant when looking for a job, because con-artists are always ready to exploit the young and...

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Fine & Applied Arts, Student Life

First month in Sapporo, Japan

gallery It has been around a month since I arrived in Sapporo, Japan to study graphic design and illustration. The past month was filled with...
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Arts & Sciences, Student Life

Inspiration

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Arts & Sciences grad Azy Behnam recently gave this inspiring speech to prospective students at Cap’s annual Arts & Sciences...

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Community Life, Student Life

New Orleans double header

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“Trumpet bells ringing / Bass drum is swinging / As the trombone groans / And the big horn moans /...

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Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

Hopeless wanderer

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Alicia Catalano, a student in Capilano U’s Bachelor of Business Administration program, is currently on a five-month student exchange at...

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Applied Smarts, Student Life

Congratulations grads!

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More than 500 grads will make their way across the stage to receive their hard-earned credentials on Monday, June 3...

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Hot Topics, Student Life

Connecting student mental health, learning and success

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The issue of student mental health has generated a lot of media attention lately, and is an important issue to...

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Student Life

Sport BC College Athlete of the Year

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Capilano U basketball star, Jenna Ralston, is the Sport BC College Athlete of the Year. Jenna received the award on March...

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Student Life

Blues Athletes of the Year

image Dan Caverly and Jennifer Bodnar are the Capilano Blues Male and Female Athletes of the Year. The two were recognized...
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Arts & Sciences, Fine & Applied Arts, Student Life

Sacred Space: The Tom Cone Festival of New Plays

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See some of Capilano’s finest upcoming stage and script talent at Sacred Space: The Tom Cone Festival of New Plays...

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Student Life

Take the library survey and win!

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You could win one of five $100 gift certificates by taking the Capilano University Library’s survey this month. Cap students,...

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Changemakers, Student Life

Do you have an innovative idea for Cap?

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Would you like to make that idea happen? Submit your idea to Capilano’s Changemaker Challenge and you could be granted...

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Fun Stuff, Student Life

Sunny side up

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The blessing of sunshine, the promise of chocolate and the chance of prizes were all reasons last Thursday was a...

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Changemakers, Student Life

Diversity Day

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Merriam-Webster defines Diversity as “the condition of having or being composed of differing elements – especially : the inclusion of...

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Fun Stuff, Student Life

Easter egg hunt

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The Easter Bunny’s hopping into town, and Thursday morning we’re forecasting a downpour of colourful eggs on the Capilano campus....

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Fun Stuff, Student Life

Handbook Cover Art Contest

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Imagine your design on the cover of 6,500 student handbooks. The Capilano Students’ Union is currently accepting artwork proposals for...

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Student Life

Volunteer for New Student Orientation

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Ask anyone at Cap U what the most exciting day on campus is and the answer will likely be “New...

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Hot Topics, Student Life, Sustainability

Earth Hour 2013

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On Saturday, March 23, 2013 it’s lights out for the Eiffel Tower. And the Empire State Building. And the Sydney...

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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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Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

BFF: Business friends forever

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It was the beginning of January and Valentine’s Day was coming up fast, so we business students decided to organize...

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Student Life

Remember every moment…

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Capilano Business Administration degree student, Mateo Hernandez recently spent five months studying at FHWien University of Applied Sciences in Vienna,...

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Student Life

A place to call home

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Leaving the comforts of home to study in another country can be exhilarating, challenging and life-changing. It can open up...

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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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Student Life

Orange you glad to see me

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Do you recognize this jacket? If you see one strolling the trails around Capilano’s North Vancouver campus, you can bet...

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Community Life, Student Life

Portuguese lessons

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Portuguese fado sensation Ana Moura performed to a sold-out crowd at the NSCU Centre on Sunday, March 3, backed by...

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Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

Eat, train, study, sleep: the life of a student athlete

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 Faith Williams. As the captain of the Capilano U Blues women’s soccer team, her name is perfect, since she needs...

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Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

Digging up the volleyball court

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If you’re a star volleyball player and full-time student, you need to keep a lot of balls in the air....

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Student Life

Capilano Blues win men’s volleyball championship

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The Capilano University Blues won the PACWEST Men’s Volleyball Provincial Championships on February 23 with their second consecutive tournament upset....

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Changemakers, Education, Health & Human Development, Student Life

Think pink

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A storm of pink briefly filled Cap’s cafeteria in the Birch building for Pink Shirt Day on February 27, with...

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