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This Week at Cap: Mar 27-Apr 2

Spring is here, and graduation is coming up! Need a summer job? Tomorrow the Jobs for Caps job fair will...

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About Cap, Community Life, Fun Stuff

This Week at Cap: Mar 20-26

Spring is finally in the air, so it’s time to get outside and enjoy all that the North Shore has...

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This Week at Cap: Mar 6-12

EarthWorks activities are dominating this week! Get out there and support sustainable initiatives around campus. This week also hosts International Women’s...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This week at Cap: Oct 3-9

It’s an exciting week at Capilano U as we welcome our new President, Paul Dangerfield, for his first official day...

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This week at Cap: Sept 26-Oct 2

Why are wild salmon so important to our ecosystem, and how can we help them thrive? Explore this issue at...

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This Week at Cap: April 4-10

What is sustainable tourism, and why is it important? Learn about the power of responsible travel Thursday evening at Cap....

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This Week at Cap: Mar 29-Apr 3

The spring term is winding down, but there’s still lots to do on campus—from International Bear Day celebrations and supersized...

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This Week at Cap: Mar 14-20

It’s an action-packed week at Capilano U—from Pi Day and the Theatre department’s production of Cabaret to a ton of helpful workshops...

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This Week at Cap: Mar 7-13

It’s going to be a fascinating week at Capilano U! Here’s a snapshot of what’s in store...
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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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Changemakers, Hot Topics, Sustainability

Mitchell Thomashow: New teaching for a new geological era

“Sometimes I feel like I’m living in a science fiction movie,” Dr. Mitchell Thomashow told Capilano University leaders and educators...

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This week at Cap: Jan 25-31

It’s an action-packed week at Capilano U! Here’s a snapshot of what’s coming up...
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This week at Cap: Jan 18-24

What is ‘rewilding’ and how can it help our planet? Don’t miss J.B. MacKinnon’s thought-provoking talk on the subject this...

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About Cap, Community Life, Sustainability

J.B. MacKinnon’s Rewilding kicks off EarthWorks series

You know him for books like The 100-Mile Diet—the bestseller widely-regarded as a catalyst of the local foods movement worldwide—and for award-winning productions...
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This Week at Cap Nov 16-22

Batten down the hatches! The pirates are coming as Cap’s resident theatre company, Exit 22, brings the classic story of...

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This Week at Cap Nov 9-15

It’s a short week as the University closes to honour our soldiers and veterans on Remembrance Day; however, we’ve got lots...

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This week at Cap Nov 2-8

If you’ve ever wanted to go to join the circus or just watch it, this is the week to do...

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This week at Cap Oct 26-Nov 1

With Halloween just around the corner, it’s the perfect time for a pumpkin carving extravaganza led by our international student...

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This week at Cap Oct 19-25

It’s going to be another exciting week at Cap! Pick up some recycling tips at our first Garbage Gala. Catch...

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About Cap, Changemakers, Student Life, Sustainability

Meet the Fall 2015 CapU Works Student Organizers!

If you’re a member of the Capilano U community, you’re probably familiar with the Sustainability initiatives that occur each semester,...

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Fun Stuff, Student Life, Sustainability

Challenge yourself to a new sustainability habit

Capilano University’s 30-Day Challenge is launching at the International Student Orientation on September 3 and at the Capilano University Street...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Sustainability

Capilano Bike-to-Workers conquer the hill

Riding your bike to work or school—it can sound so idyllic, in theory. The sunshine! The fresh air! The exercise!...

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This week at Cap: Mar 30-Apr 3

We’re kicking off April with some great events! Capilano’s EarthWorks series wraps up with a discussion on rewilding our landscapes...

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This week at Cap: Mar 23-27

Spring has sprung at Capilano! We’re celebrating with a farmer’s market, gardening workshops and tour, and a discussion about “rewilding”...

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About Cap, Community Life, Student Life, Sustainability

Meet the 2015 CapU Works student organizers

If you’re a member of the Capilano U community, you’ve probably heard of EarthWorks, a free public lecture, film and...

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Arts & Sciences, Community Life, Sustainability

Everything is connected: The surprising story of B.C. sea otters

In many ways, the natural history of coastal British Columbia is the history of sea otters. That’s one of the...

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About Cap, Changemakers, Community Life, Student Life, Sustainability

This week at Cap: Mar 16-20

Changemakers are on fire this week at Capilano U! They’re supporting the homeless, standing up for threatened communities and pledging...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This week at Cap: Mar 9-13

There are some great opportunities this week to expand your horizons at Capilano U. Take a walk through the northern...

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This week at Cap: Feb 23-27

Show some love for our beautiful, blossoming province this week by plucking invasive weeds in Sea to Sky country or...

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Ocean acidification: the “other” CO2 problem

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Imagine for a moment that everything we ate and drank suddenly became more acidic. Talk about heartburn! Would our digestive...

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