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Alumni, Changemakers, Education, Health & Human Development

Sherryl Sewepagaham understands the power of music

She’s sung for the Queen and the Dalai Lama and been nominated for a Juno Award. Sherryl Sewepagaham’s latest achievement...

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Applied Smarts, Fine & Applied Arts

Ben Parker: Inspiring the next generation of musicians

Ben Parker has come a long way since tapping on pots and pans in his room in Red Deer, Alberta...
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Fine & Applied Arts

Wendy Cheung shows us the difference a little support makes

Wendy Cheung is a creator. Starting out her career as a musical composer, she has used her creativity and passion for music to develop...
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Community Life, Fine & Applied Arts, Student Life

November is all about Fine & Applied Arts

Creativity. Talent. Vision. Stage presence. Whatever you call it, you know you have it. And others recognize it in you...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

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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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This Week at Cap: Feb 22-28

Capilano University shows its pride this week with a new Pride flag and a series of events organized by the...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

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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Fine & Applied Arts, Hot Topics, How To

10 tips for ‘making it’ in the music industry

Whether behind the scenes or on the stage, knowing what it takes to ‘make it’ in the music industry is...

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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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Community Life, Fun Stuff

North Shore 2015: Hot summer, cool music

The North Shore is alive with music this summer! Most of it is free and comes with food, drink and...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This week at Cap: June 29-July 5

The Vancouver Jazz Fest wraps up this week with some fantastic performances featuring Capilano U students, alumni and faculty members....

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This week at Cap: June 22-28

Expand both your mind and your spirit this week with events found on and off campus. Learn to manage your...

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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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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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Community Life, Fun Stuff

2015 music festivals

Whether you’re into jazz, classical, alternative or blues, music is food for the soul. This summer, our communities will be...

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Applied Smarts, Global & Community Studies

Tourism student builds guitar program in Nicaragua

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When Kelly Oswald brought her acoustic guitar on a high school trip to Nicaragua two years ago, she didn’t expect...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This week at Cap: Apr 20-26

We’re celebrating our Fine & Applied Arts grads all this month! If you’ve ever wondered what these talented students get...

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This week at Cap: Apr 7-12

It’s an exciting week for music fans! Free concerts by our talented Jazz Studies grads and faculty members are sure...

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Fine & Applied Arts, Student Life

Dream career: A look inside the Bachelor of Performing Arts

Do you ever dream that you’re flying? How about falling? Do you ever try to describe a terrible nightmare to...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

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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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

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, 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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About Cap, Community Life, Hot Topics, Student Life

This week at Cap: Mar 2-6

We’re celebrating our diverse community in a big way this week!  Grab the chance to marvel at First Nations culture...

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About Cap, Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

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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About Cap, Community Life, Student Life

This week at Cap: Feb 16-20

Reading break is done, and it’s time to look up from those books and get back into campus life! Great...

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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, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This week at Cap: Jan 26-30

Just in time for midterms, this week offers plenty of ways to refine your studying and writing skills, plus boost...

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Fine & Applied Arts

Practice first, advises Mayor’s Art Award winner Brad Turner

Brad Turner playing with guitar virtuoso and Capilano U artist-in-residence, Bill Frisell When he started out, Brad Turner never imagined...

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Community Life, Fine & Applied Arts

Guitarist Bill Frisell is Cap’s artist-in-residence

Students in Capilano University’s Jazz Studies program are in for a treat this week when guitar virtuoso, Bill Frisell joins...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

This week at Cap: Nov 24-28

So many amazing events to choose from this week! Take a moment to honour the National Day of Remembrance and...

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