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This Week at Cap: Nov. 14-19

7 Things You Need to Know This Week at CapU! Explore something new at International Education Week, keep our campus healthy by...
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Cap in Photos, Community Life, Fun Stuff, Portfolio, Student Life

Cap in Photos: October 2017

The Capilano Blues defeat Langara 1-0 in the PacWest Soccer Championship semi-final at Quest University in Squamish, B.C., on Friday,...

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About Cap, Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This Week at Cap: Sept. 11-17

Welcome back! This Week at Cap is back — remember to check the blog every Monday for your weekly round up of upcoming events around campus!
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About Cap, Community Life, Fun Stuff

CIE welcomes more than 400 new international students

gallery The weather forecast was in our favour — not too hot, not too cold — perfect for our Fall New International Student Orientation event...
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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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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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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, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This week at Cap: Nov 17-21

A quick summary of what’s happening this week at Cap, including a list of upcoming open houses such as the...

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Changemakers, Fun Stuff, Student Life

The perfect way to “cap off” my time at Cap

Capilano U business student and international student mentor, Thanh Le, shares her thoughts on last month’s training session for the...

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About Cap, Student Life

The dream team: international mentors

Here at Cap, we love to brag about our international students. We can’t help it! We admire the ambition and...

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Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

Amina el Mantari: From Morocco to mountain mother

Amina el Mantari is in love with languages. She learned both Arabic and French growing up in Casablanca, Morocco, but...

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About Cap, Student Life

Welcoming the world to Capilano U

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Many of you have just completed New Student Orientation here at Capilano University. Exciting, right? Maybe a little intimidating? Now...

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Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

Student profile: Kejun Li

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Continuing our series featuring international students, in the spotlight this month is Bachelor of Business Administration student Kejun (Landis) Li...

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Fun Stuff, Student Life

Norouz: Celebrating Persian New Year

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With a thriving Iranian-Canadian community, the North Shore’s Persian New Year celebrations draw thousands of participants every March. We wanted...

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Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

Student profile: Eddie Jang

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In the spotlight this week is Eddie Jang, an international student from Chile who is enrolled in Capilano University’s Business...

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Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

Student profile: Alejandra Roca

As part of our series featuring international students, in the spotlight this month is Bachelor of Business Administration grad Alejandra...

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Arts & Sciences, Student Life

First day in Guatemala

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Students in Capilano University’s Sociology 210 course are having the time of their lives in Cap’s Guatemala Field School over...

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Global & Community Studies, Student Life

Student profile: Jihoon Park

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Continuing our series featuring international students, in the spotlight this month is Tourism Management student Jihoon Park from South Korea....

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About Cap

A year-end message from Kris Bulcroft

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Capilano U President Kris Bulcroft reflects on the highlights and achievements of 2013. Capilano University has had a busy and...

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About Cap

Adios, au revoir, arrivederci Catherine Vertesi

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Catherine Vertesi, Vice President of International, External Relations and New Initiatives at Capilano University is retiring after 12 years, drawing...

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Arts & Sciences, Student Life

Student profile: Nancy Hoang

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 In celebration of International Education Week, we’re launching a series profiling Capilano University’s international students and their student mentors. Below...

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Fun Stuff, Student Life

Calling on all ghosts and ghouls

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We dare you to join us to celebrate the most terrorific night of the year! On October 25, 2013, the...

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Fun Stuff, Student Life

All Hallow’s Eve? Trick or treat? Jack o’ lantern?

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Cap’s International Student Leader and Mentor team is going all out this Hallowe’en, hosting a variety of events for students....

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Arts & Sciences, Community Life, Student Life

StudyinBC Contest

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Are you an international student currently studying at Capilano U? Or were you in the past? Share your experiences and...

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How To, Student Life

A helping hand

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A recent national study released by the Canadian Association of College and University Student Services found that nearly 90 per...

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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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