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This Week at Cap: Dec. 4-10

Good luck on your exams! Make sure to take time to check out the de-stress events happening at the library...
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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Hot Topics, Student Life

This Week at Cap: Nov. 27–Dec. 3

Check out some local makers and do some shopping for the holiday season at the Annual Winter Market! Wake up early to join the conversation...
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About Cap, Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

Student Union kicks off year with a bang

The Capilano Students’ Union (CSU) is bringing a new energy to student life at Capilano University. The 2017/18 academic year promises...
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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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About Cap, Community Life, Hot Topics

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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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This week at Cap: Jan 11-17

As the new year and new term begins, here are a few things to get you back in the swing...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This Week at Cap: Jan 4-10

If your holiday hibernation was full of food, rest and play, chances are you’re now ready to emerge and take...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This Week at Cap: Oct 5-11

With mid-term exams and assignments coming up, it’s a good time to take a deep breath and evaluate where you’re...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This Week at Cap: Sep 28 – Oct 4

Welcome to the new human epoch (Anthropocene) – the age where human activities have a significant impact on global ecosystems....

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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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Community Life, Student Life

This Week at Cap: Sep 14 – 20

What is Vancouverism and why are so many urban planners around the world flocking here to find out about it?...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This Week at Cap: Sep 7 – 13

Your first week of your new academic career is here—welcome to Capilano University! Dive into the activities and events of...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This Week at Cap: Aug 31 – Sep 6

Welcome international, new and returning students! The new school year is nearly upon us, but there’s still time to pick...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This week at Cap: July 20-26

Get yourself over to campus before noon on Wednesday for the unique chance to see one of Capilano University’s elders-in-residence...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This week at Cap: June 15-21

It’s all about music this week with the kickoff of the North Shore Jazz series at the BlueShore at Cap,...

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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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About Cap, Community Life, Student Life

This week at Cap: Feb 16-20

Reading break is done, and it’s time to look up from those books and get back into campus life! Great...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Hot Topics, Student Life

This week at Cap: Jan 19-23

A lot of hot topics are coming to Cap this week, from racism and freedom of expression to marine pollution...

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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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This week at Cap: Dec 8-12

Just one week of exams to go and then winter vacation! Things are winding down at Capilano University this week,...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This week at Cap: Nov 24-28

So many amazing events to choose from this week! Take a moment to honour the National Day of Remembrance and...

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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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