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This week at Cap: Oct 24-30

This week is all about sustainability at Capilano U. Come to a panel discussion or test drive an electric vehicle!...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This week at Cap: Oct 17-23

There’s no shortage of things to do on campus this week. Explore food supply issues at World Food Day, hear...

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Hot Topics, How To, Student Life

On October 20, get ready to ShakeOut

Capilano University is participating in the ShakeOut BC earthquake drill At 10:20 a.m. on Thursday, October 20, get ready to...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This week at Cap: Oct 3-9

It’s an exciting week at Capilano U as we welcome our new President, Paul Dangerfield, for his first official day...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This week at Cap: Sept 26-Oct 2

Why are wild salmon so important to our ecosystem, and how can we help them thrive? Explore this issue at...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This week at Cap: Sept 19-25

You’re into the swing of classes. Now’s a good time to branch out and explore new opportunities. Be sure to check out...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This week at Cap: Sept 12-18

It’s an exciting week of events on campus! Learn how to advance your career at Career Week, learn about adventures...

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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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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This week at Cap: Sept 5-11

Let the school year begin! Capilano U kicks off the fall term with New Student Orientation and the Capilano U...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

Welcome to the Capilano U community

Can you feel it? There’s a buzz in the air today as we welcome new and returning students to campus...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This week at Cap: Aug 29-Sept 4

With fall classes just a week away, it’s a good time to get set up for the academic year. Avoid...

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About Cap, Hot Topics, Student Life

Navigate CUSP 2016 with new app!

Capilano University welcomes new and returning students for the third annual Capilano University Street Party (CUSP) on September 6. From...

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About Cap, Hot Topics, Student Life

CUSP 2016 wants you!

The Capilano University Street Party is back at it again and is looking for volunteers! New students will be attending...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This Week at Cap: May 16-22

Here’s a snapshot of what’s happening this week at Capilano U!
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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This Week at Cap: May 9-15

Capilano Universe – A Ribbon of Steel or a String of Pearls? Women Building Community Along BC’s Kettle Valley Railway—One...

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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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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This Week at Cap: April 25-May 1

Whew! Exams are over and the summer term has yet to begin. We hope you take this time to relax...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This Week at Cap: April 18-24

If you’ve ever wondered what the creative students in the Faculty of Fine & Applied Arts get up to in...

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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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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This Week at Cap: April 11-17

You’re in the home stretch! Good luck to everyone who is writing exams this week. Take a break from your...

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Applied Smarts, Fine & Applied Arts, Portfolio, Student Life

April showcases Capilano talent

April at Capilano University is far more than exams and papers—it also means being able to take in top quality...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This Week at Cap: April 4-10

What is sustainable tourism, and why is it important? Learn about the power of responsible travel Thursday evening at Cap....

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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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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This Week at Cap: Mar 29-Apr 3

The spring term is winding down, but there’s still lots to do on campus—from International Bear Day celebrations and supersized...

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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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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This Week at Cap: Mar 21-27

It’s a short week, but there’s no shortage of things to do on campus leading up to the long weekend!...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This Week at Cap: Mar 14-20

It’s an action-packed week at Capilano U—from Pi Day and the Theatre department’s production of Cabaret to a ton of helpful workshops...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This Week at Cap: Mar 7-13

It’s going to be a fascinating week at Capilano U! Here’s a snapshot of what’s in store...
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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This Week at Cap: Feb 29-Mar 6

Learn to clear your mind and focus on the present this Thursday, as we celebrate a day of mindfulness. Also...

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