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Applied Smarts, Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

You can’t buy this brand of dedication

When Pauntehah Poursaba joined Capilano University’s marketing case team this fall, she had no idea what she was in for....

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Applied Smarts, Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

Best at Westerns

How would you handle a government-forced breakup of a conglomerate over eight years? That’s something second-, third- and fourth-year students...
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Applied Smarts, Arts & Sciences, Business & Professional Studies

Claire Tallman: Just go for it

Capilano University introduced its new brand and visual identity to the world this January with an ad campaign on billboards,...

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About Cap, Business & Professional Studies, Hot Topics

Every brand has a story: Insights from a marketing guru

Mary Charleson knows a thing or two about branding. An international authority on marketing, columnist and author, Charleson’s work is...

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Alumni, Applied Smarts, Business & Professional Studies, Fine & Applied Arts

Jumping into entrepreneurship with both feet

Capilano University Business and IDEA graduates collaborate on a new business that takes weatherproof gear to the next level After...

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Applied Smarts, Business & Professional Studies

Business student Tom Rajaeieh dreams big

“My goal? Leading a Fortune 500 company as Chief Executive Officer.” For some business students, that is the ultimate career...

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About Cap, Alumni, Community Life

Janet Burgess adds value to School of Business

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Janet Burgess, senior manager at BlueShore Financial, has mentored students at Capilano University for nearly 10 years. She has contributed...

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Applied Smarts, Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

School of Business booming at competitions

In this, the second in our series on Capilano University’s School of Business successes, students make a “Cool Blast” in local and international case competitions.
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Applied Smarts, Business & Professional Studies, Global & Community Studies

From North Vancouver to Inuvik and beyond

Global and Community Studies has embarked on another community-based project, this time in the far reaches of Canada’s North. School...

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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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Applied Smarts, Business & Professional Studies, Hot Topics, Student Life

Business student makes top 5 in AMA sales competition

Growing up listening to shop talk around the dinner table made a strong impression on Capilano U business student Richard...

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Alumni, Business & Professional Studies, Global & Community Studies

Business Alumni Fall Social and CUAA AGM

When the Capilano University Business Alumni Chapter meets for its first fall reunion on Thursday, November 5, members are in for a treat....

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Applied Smarts, Business & Professional Studies

5 reasons to choose the Capilano School of Business

Did you know that a business degree is one of the most versatile degrees you can earn? Capilano U School...

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Applied Smarts, Business & Professional Studies

School of Business team wins Western Canada Business Competition

Teneille Lewis says that she can never look at a Starbucks the same way again. “No matter who you are...

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Alumni, Applied Smarts, Business & Professional Studies

Daniel Dubois: Turning ideas into action

At just 23 years old, Capilano University business student Daniel Dubois has already started multiple businesses, spoken at We Day...

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Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

The international escapades of William Luan

A lot of people like to say they’re adventurous, but for how many is it really the truth? Sure, out...

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About Cap

From 5 to 45 years: Capilano U’s Employee Long Service Awards

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In 1970, initial construction plans of the library were laid out for the Capilano College North Vancouver campus. It was...

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About Cap, Business & Professional Studies, Community Life

Celebrating partnership at the Chancellor’s Circle dinner

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Partnerships are vital to ensuring the university thrives both on our own campus and within our community. Our long-standing partnerships,...

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Business & Professional Studies, Changemakers, Student Life

Great things in store for our Graduate Entrance Award winners

If you outright ask Nikki Shearar and Tyler Belich why they think they were chosen to receive Capilano University’s inaugural...

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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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Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

Amina el Mantari: From Morocco to mountain mother

Amina el Mantari is in love with languages. She learned both Arabic and French growing up in Casablanca, Morocco, but...

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Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

We are the lucky ones

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Third-year business student, Addy Menican, reflects on Haggis, the Loch Ness Monster and more in her latest blog post from...

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Alumni, Business & Professional Studies, Changemakers

“Beck”oning to local First Nations part of HR grad’s job

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For James Beck, a Capilano University School of Business graduate and member of the nearby Squamish First Nation, the Human...

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Fun Stuff, How To, Student Life

12 ways to experience everywhere you go like a local

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Third-year business student, Daniel Dubois, shares his thoughts on how to truly experience another culture while visiting a different country....

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Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

Todd Lyons: From backpacker to businessman

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Todd Lyons is one of those people who dreads the question “where are you from?” In his “medium-length” answer, he’ll...

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Alumni, Business & Professional Studies

New awards for School of Business students

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Business students will be pleased to hear about some new $1,000 awards from BlueShore Financial for students in Capilano University’s...

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Alumni, Applied Smarts, Business & Professional Studies

Rattan Bagga: Top 30 Under 30

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“Eating organic” was a fringe culinary trend enjoyed by hippies and health food advocates when Rattan Bagga’s family opened Sweet Cherubim...

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Business & Professional Studies

Farewell Graham Fane

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Graham Fane (MBA, CMA, FCMA, CPA), Dean of Capilano University’s Faculty of Business & Professional Studies, is retiring after a...

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Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

The British adventures of a cheeky Canadian

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Exploring the shops and eateries of London. Hanging out with friendly Brits and international students. A weekend of cycling in...

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Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

One student’s rap about life

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Who says assignments have to take the form of an essay? When School of Business instructor Sharka Stuyt asked students...

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