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This Week at Cap: Apr 24-30

It’s the final push! Check out showcase events, find out about programs and consign your books. Good luck on your...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This Week at Cap: Jan 23-29

A busy week for you to enjoy! ChatLive offers a discussion around Quantum Information over free pizza, and five Student...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This week at Cap: Dec 5-11

Make room on your bookshelf before those Boxing Day sales by consigning your pre-loved literature. Have you been reading up...

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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

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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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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Fun Stuff, Hot Topics, Student Life

Welcome back from your Capilano Students’ Union!

The Capilano Students’ Union (CSU) has been hard at work this summer creating welcome back events, launching a useful new app and planning multiple campaigns.
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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: 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, 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, 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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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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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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Fun Stuff

A spooktacular Hallowe’en

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From a Ghostbusters flash mob, zombie walk and pumpkin-carving to wide-eyed young trick-or-treaters from the Children’s Centre and costumes ranging...

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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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Student Life

CSU Welcome Back Events

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It’s that time of year again when shorts are put away and rain boots come out, when volleyballs are put...

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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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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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Global & Community Studies, Sustainability

The aliens among us

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It starts off slowly and innocently enough. A stray morning glory tendril here, a Himalayan blackberry bush there and then...

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Changemakers, Global & Community Studies, Student Life

Uncapped rail jam

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Winter came early this November when the library plaza at Cap’s North Van campus was taken over by local snowboarders...

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