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How To, Student Life

10 ways to prepare for the start of term

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The first week of term can be a bit of a gong show as you negotiate your way around an...

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Student Life

Kick off the year at Orientation

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If you’re a new Capilano U student, don’t miss out on Orientation—Capilano University’s biggest celebration of the year—on Tuesday, September...

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Student Life

New International Student Orientation

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Welcome, Willkomen, Bienvenida, ترحيب, 歡迎, and ласкаво просимо, are among the ways you may be greeted if you attend this...

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How To, Student Life

A survival guide to Phibbs Exchange

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Phibbs Exchange— more commonly referred to as “Phibbs”—is a major check point in the daily commutes of a vast majority...

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How To, Student Life

Broke no more

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By now, we’ve become all too familiar with the trite and cliched archetype that is, the broke student. The student...

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Fun Stuff, Student Life

Student Leadership Launch 2013

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To kick off the new academic year, Capilano University held their second annual Student Leadership Launch event this past Wednesday....

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How To, Student Life

Know what you owe

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A classic Russian proverb tells us that spending is quick, [but] earning is slow. And with modern credit and loan...

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Community Life, Student Life

Vancouver Pride Week

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This week, Vancouverites celebrate the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transexual, transgender, two-spirited and queer (LGBTTQ) communities at the 35th annual Vancouver...

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Community Life, Student Life

Looking for rental housing?

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Are you coming to Cap in the fall and looking for a place to live nearby? The good news is...

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Applied Smarts, Arts & Sciences, Student Life

Adventures on the East Central European study tour

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According to Capilano U Geography instructor, Jeanne Mikita, she and fellow Cap instructor, Cam Sylvester, are shown here receiving the...

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Student Life

Former national soccer athlete joins coaching staff

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Jaclyn Dunnett will be joining the Capilano Blues coaching staff for the 2013-14 season. Jaclyn was awarded the opportunity to...

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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

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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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