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Health Care Assistant

Alumni, Applied Smarts, Education, Health & Human Development

Making a difference as a care aide

“Everyone deserves respect and dignity,” says Joao Santos. A recent graduate of Capilano University’s Health Care Assistant (HCA) program on...

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About Cap, Community Life, Fun Stuff

This Week at Cap: Apr 10-16

Give yourself a pat on the back — the spring term is almost over! Attend lectures, de-stress at the library...

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Alumni, Applied Smarts, Changemakers

5 awesome experiences you can only get at Capilano University

Thousands of students choose to study at Capilano University each year due, in part, to its innovative hands-on programs. The...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This Week at Cap: Feb 8-14

It’s a quiet week on campus, as it should be during Reading Break. Be sure to take time to relax,...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

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, Applied Smarts, Student Life

6 reasons to take the Health Care Assistant program

With an aging population in B.C., there’s an increasing demand for health care assistants to help out in hospitals, care...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This week at Cap: July 6-12

Time to start gearing up for Fall 2015 with course registration this week! What’s that, you just got your summer...

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Alumni, Applied Smarts, Education, Health & Human Development

Health Care Assistant grad honoured

When Anya Garcia Sadler first came to Capilano University, she had aspirations of entering the field of health and medicine—but...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This week at Cap: May 4-10

After a short break, the summer term kicks off today! Here’s what’s happening this week...
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Alumni, Applied Smarts, Education, Health & Human Development

Maegan Langridge: Leaping from hospitality to health care

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Maegan Langridge describes herself as “a people person.” It’s a quality that serves her just as well in her current...

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Alumni, Applied Smarts, Education, Health & Human Development

From high school dropout to health care professional

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Sometimes when you set goals and work hard, your dreams can become reality.  In 2000, when Songie Lee was 14,...

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Changemakers

Cap students blanket instructor with love

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While some students may give a card as a thank you to their instructors, students from Capilano U’s Health Care...

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Applied Smarts, Education, Health & Human Development

If at first you don’t succeed, tri, tri again

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There was a time when Brianna Clingwall, a freshly minted Health Care Assistant grad, didn’t think university was in her...

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