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Pride on campus

When you identify as something outside the gender-binary of male/female, it can get pretty hard to go to the bathroom. Especially if...
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How To, Student Life

10 ways to look after your health on campus

With the sudden end of our seemingly endless summer, come the longer dark nights and wetter days of autumn. To...

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Changemakers, Community Life, Global & Community Studies, Student Life

Three years strong: The story behind the Uncapped Rail Jam

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It’s become as reliable on the North Shore as the return of students from winter break. Each year, on one...

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Changemakers, Community Life, Student Life

Capilano U’s top changemakers of 2014

Looking at the past year, we are extremely proud of Capilano University’s many students, faculty and staff who have worked...

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Hot Topics

Your city. Your future. Your choice.

With the municipal elections just around the corner, we asked Capilano U Political Studies instructor, Tim Schouls for his take...

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Hot Topics, Student Life

Bringing the vote to Cap

When it comes to youth and voting, we mostly only hear complaints. We’re disengaged, we’re apathetic, we don’t appreciate the...

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Fun Stuff, Hot Topics, Student Life

Rocktoberfest puts housing insecurity centre stage

The idea that university students aren’t exactly swimming in disposable income is nothing new. “Starving students” are famous for mastering...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff

Save money with your CapCard

As a hard-working student, you could probably use some extra money in your pocket, right? Did you know that your...

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Fun Stuff, Student Life

Go on a #SummerSpree with the CSU

A lot of groups around here are super excited to welcome everyone to campus for the 2014-2015 school year, but...

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Fun Stuff, Student Life

Queer Film Festival

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Capilano U Queer Students’ Liaison, Jon Kinsley, gives us a rundown of what’s happening at the Queer Film Festival this...

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Changemakers, Student Life

Cap students to vote on CFS membership

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In addition to the essays, exams, classes, projects and presentations this time of year always brings (not to mention the...

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Hot Topics, Student Life

5 Days for the Homeless returns this week

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The nation-wide 5 Days for the Homeless campaign is back March 10-14! The campaign to raise funds for and awareness...

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Fun Stuff, Student Life

Rails and snow at school? Yes please!

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The magic continues, as the Capilano Students’ Union presents the 2nd annual Uncapped Rail Jam. The event takes place on...

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Changemakers, Student Life

Concert 4 Change January 10

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The Capilano Students’ Union (CSU) presents the first-ever Concert 4 Change on Friday, January 10 from 6 to 10 p.m....

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Hot Topics, Student Life

What does Two-Spirited mean?

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Although the term “Two-Spirit” was used by a few activists and academics in the 1980s, it was officially coined in...

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Community Life, Student Life

Second Annual Pow Wow

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On Thursday, September 12, the Capilano Students’ Union will be hosting a traditional pow wow called ‘Coming Together’ at the...

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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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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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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

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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