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About Cap, Applied Smarts, Changemakers

Community conservation focus of Ecoliteracy Field School

For Capilano University Global and Community Studies instructor Catherine Evans, there’s nothing more exciting than seeing students connect with the...

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Alumni, Community Life, Global & Community Studies, Sustainability

OREC alum Brent Palmer builds green at MEC

As national facilities manager for Mountain Equipment Co-op (MEC), Brent Palmer lives and breathes outdoor adventure.
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Changemakers, Community Life, Sustainability

How to think like a changemaker

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Dr. Joe Kelly and several of the changemakers he interviewed on his cross-Canada trip this summer.   “Driving across the country—it...

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Changemakers, Community Life, Global & Community Studies

Teaching a new kind of tourism

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Studying tourism isn’t what it used to be. Just hear what Chris Bottrill, instructor in Capilano University’s Tourism and Outdoor...

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About Cap, Changemakers, Student Life

Cap in Ecuador: The Me to We experience

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For a lot of young people with a desire to make a difference and experience more of the world, the...

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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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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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Changemakers, Global & Community Studies

Tourism student nurtures her roots

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“I grew up in this remote village where there were dirt floors, little transport other than walking, no electricity, very...

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Community Life, Hot Topics

TED is here

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The hype has been huge and now the countdown is finished. Over the past year, undisclosed funds have been donated...

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About Cap, Community Life, Global & Community Studies

Journeys to Jinhua: Cross-Cultural Teaching in China

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In an age of trans-global education, the influx and exodus of both students and teachers has risen dramatically. What contributes...

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Applied Smarts, Changemakers, Global & Community Studies

Mountain bike legacies

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Take it from grad Kyle Norbraten, the Mountain Bike Operations (MBO) program at Capilano University’s Sunshine Coast campus is a...

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Global & Community Studies, How To

Tips for stress-free holiday travel

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Capilano University tourism instructor, Jen Reilly recently shared these tips for stress-free holiday travel in the North Shore News. Love...

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Applied Smarts, Global & Community Studies

Student lands plum job at Tourism Whistler

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School of Tourism Management grad, Kristine Johnson, landed a fabulous permanent job with Tourism Whistler this summer. Her new role...

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Global & Community Studies, Hot Topics

Biologically-respectful tourism & environmental stewardship

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Catherine Evans, an instructor in Cap’s Faculty of Global and Community Studies, will present a summary of her research examining...

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Applied Smarts, Global & Community Studies

Tourism in action

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From hurtling down a mountain on skis for the first time to getting a unique, behind-the-scenes look at the business...

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