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Squamish ‘knowledge keeper’ shares wisdom with ECCE students

Capilano University’s Early Childhood Care and Education program teaches much more than how to care for and teach the very...

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Fun Stuff, Student Life

Cedar weaver shares traditional knowledge

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The scent of freshly soaked cedar strips filled the Kéwusm-áyakn Student Centre last week at a Cedar Hat Weaving workshop...

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About Cap, Community Life, Continuing Studies, Fun Stuff

Learn artisan craft distilling in Squamish

School spirit has taken on a whole new meaning at Capilano University. The new Artisan Craft Distilling workshop—one of the...

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Community Life, Sustainability

Squamish campus: It’s your turn for an ivy pull!

Thanks to the Capilano University community, the ivy pulls at the North Vancouver campus have been so successful, we’re now...

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Alumni, Global & Community Studies, Student Life

Alan Mandel: From Boy Scout to bike pro

What were you doing at age 15? Deciding what music to like? Dreaming about a driver’s licence? Finally getting the...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff

Squamish: Canada’s outdoor recreation capital

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Over the past month, Squamish has quickly become a home away from home of sorts. An outdoor recreation haven. A...

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Community Life, Global & Community Studies

Jaw-dropping views

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The town of Squamish is buzzing today with the opening of the new Sea to Sky Gondola, a spectacular 2,135-metre...

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Fun Stuff, Student Life

Winners of Winter Adventure Photo Contest

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The winning images from the 2014 Winter Adventure Photo Contest have been picked! Lots of impressive imagery portraying a wide...

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Community Life, Student Life

Healthy Minds / Healthy Campuses Summit

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Are you concerned about the climate on campus around mental health and substance use? Are you intrigued (or overwhelmed) by...

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Fun Stuff, Student Life

Winter Adventure Photo Contest

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Calling all photographers, adventurers, Instagrammers, bloggers, and weekend warriors… Show us your best winter adventure images and win some amazing prizes in the...

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Global & Community Studies, Hot Topics, Student Life

To hell and back

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There is a quote, “Children won’t stop bullying until the adults stop first.” Children in schools see their parents and...

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About Cap, Fine & Applied Arts

Scholarship helps students make beautiful music

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The Capilano University Foundation is extremely pleased to announce the establishment of a new scholarship thanks to the continued generous...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff

10 must-visit North Shore coffee bars

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Americano misto. Extra hot, half caf cappuccino. Café mocha, extra whip. If you enjoy sitting down with an artful coffee,...

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Community Life

June 21, 2013: National Aboriginal Day

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Today is National Aboriginal Day! Established in 1996 by a group of aboriginal organizations working with the Canadian government, this...

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Community Life

Vancouver Opera comes to Squamish

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The Vancouver Opera is coming to Squamish on Sunday, April 28. The Squamish Literacy Committee, chaired by Capilano U faculty...

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About Cap

Kéxwusm-áyakn—a place to meet

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Coast Salish traditions and performers garbed in ceremonial regalia marked the recent official opening of Capilano University’s Aboriginal Student Centre...

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Community Life

Off the beaten path

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Many people know that Capilano’s main campus is in North Vancouver, but did you know that we also have campuses...

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