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Convocation

Alumni, Changemakers

The Honorable Steven Point: An advocate for Aboriginal people

The Honorable Steven Point, a provincial court judge, former lieutenant governor of B.C. and an advocate for Aboriginal rights...
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Alumni, Hot Topics, Student Life

Welcome graduands and families

Today and tomorrow we celebrate the achievements of the graduating class of 2017 at Convocation. We’re thrilled to welcome students back...

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About Cap, Hot Topics

Lessons in kindness

I love the month of June—time spent whiling away the hours in my garden, barbecues with friends and the all-important...

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Alumni, Fun Stuff, Student Life

Convocation 2015 – Storified!

June 1, 2015 – a day to remember for the Capilano community! Three honorary degrees were awarded and over 600...

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Alumni, Fun Stuff, Student Life

Hats off to the Class of 2015

It’s our favourite day of the year! Today we celebrate the achievements of the graduating class of 2015...
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Alumni, Fun Stuff, Student Life

Decoding academic regalia

No, you haven’t walked into a scene from Harry Potter. The long black robes and colourful hoods you see around...

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Alumni, How To, Student Life

Advice for the Class of 2015

Convocation isn’t just a celebration of accomplishments. It’s a huge transformational event, in that life from this point forward will...

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Changemakers, Community Life, Student Life

Thank you volunteers

Did you know it’s National Volunteer Week? We couldn’t let it pass by without acknowledging the amazing students, employees and...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This week at Cap: Feb 2-6

It’s an exciting week for Jazz, with the chance to hear our new artist-in-residence laying down some African beats with...

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Community Life

An afternoon with Joe Plaskett

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As a rule, Capilano University’s honorary degree recipients take the stage on convocation day dressed in full gown and hood,...

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About Cap, Changemakers

2014 honorary degree recipients

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At the convocation ceremonies held on June 2, 2014, Capilano University recognized two distinguished individuals with honorary doctorate degrees: Marc...

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About Cap

Introducing Chancellor Ken Haycock

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On June 2, 2014, Capilano University appointed the second chancellor since its designation as a university in 2008. Ken Haycock,...

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Applied Smarts, Student Life

Way to go grads!

image Today, June 2, 2014, is the day we proudly celebrate the efforts and achievements of Capilano University’s 2014 graduating class. We are thrilled to welcome to our campus some of the most important people in the lives of our over 650 graduates.
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How To, Student Life

7 things you need on graduation day

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(and three you don’t need) Congratulations – you did it! Monday, June 2 is your graduation day and we at...

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About Cap, Alumni, Community Life

Join us at the Alumni Awards of Excellence

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Every year, hundreds of talented students become Capilano University graduates, joining an impressive alumni network that is more than 66,000...

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Changemakers, Fun Stuff, Student Life, Sustainability

Volunteer opportunities

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Volunteering is a great way to get involved, meet new people and help out other students at the same time!...

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About Cap, Changemakers

Introducing Cap’s 2013 honorary degree recipients

image Capilano University is recognizing three distinguished individuals with honorary doctorate degrees at Convocation today. An honorary degree is an academic degree for which a university has...
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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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