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Second Chance puts Bosa Centre on the silver screen

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As the cameras rolled and the background extras prepared for their cue, Capilano University’s Nat and Flora Bosa Centre for...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Global & Community Studies

The 5 Best Vancouver activities for #OptOutside Day

You may have heard that outdoor retailer REI will be closed on Friday, November 27—a day that has become known...

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Alumni, Applied Smarts, Fine & Applied Arts, Hot Topics

Cap costumers behind “The Unauthorized Full House Story”

When you’ve grown up watching shows like Full House and Saved By The Bell, chances are you have an idea...

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Alumni, Applied Smarts, Fine & Applied Arts, Hot Topics

Alums make the people sing in Les Mis

The Stanley Alliance stage echoed with the sound of well-know melodies “Do You Hear the People Sing?” and “Who Am I?” as Les Misérables hosted Vancouver’s theatre lovers to a delightful performance this month.
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Arts & Sciences, Community Life, Fun Stuff

Renaissance art rich with meaning: Efrat El-Hanany

Remember Robert Langdon from The Da Vinci Code, the ‘symbologist’ who could look into paintings and see hidden signs? Efrat El-Hanany is pretty much like him, only cooler and real...
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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Hot Topics

Hipster day-tripping 101

So, summer is upon us and you have day after day with nothing but time to hang out and relax, right? Probably not exactly, but let us help you fill one day with enjoying the trendiest Vancouver hipster spots from morning coffee to after hours.
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Alumni, Applied Smarts, Fine & Applied Arts

Chelsey Reist: Rising actor in CW’s The 100

As Harper on the CW’s The 100, a day on set for Capilano alum Chelsey Reist starts at 6 a.m....

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Alumni, Fine & Applied Arts

Bonnie McGrew: The businesswoman behind the music

When you walk into Bonnie McGrew’s office at Chief Music Management, you can’t help but notice the glint of framed...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff

10 ways to enjoy a summer staycation in Vancouver

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If you’re staying in the Lower Mainland this summer and are looking for a few cheap and cheerful activities, here...

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Alumni, Fine & Applied Arts, Student Life

Animation and VFX gradshow

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With feature films like Frozen, Life of Pi and Hotel Transylvania and interactive games like Snowboard Supercross (SSX) and Transformers:...

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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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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

Activities to get you in the holiday spirit

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As the holiday season approaches, there is a myriad of festive activities, events and celebrations to participate in both on...

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Community Life, Fun Stuff, Student Life

Free holiday activities

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We know how expensive Christmas and the holiday season can be, so with this in mind we created a list...

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Community Life, How To

Free tours, activities and attractions in Vancouver

image If you’re on a budget and looking for inexpensive ways to enjoy summer in the city, check out...
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Community Life

Poutine, je t’aime

Living as far from Quebec as we do, it’s easy to miss our French connections. Luckily, the jolie members of...

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Community Life

Street Food City

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For five days each January, Vancouverites can sample some of the more interesting street food vendors, all gathered in one...

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Community Life

Vancouver: 21st century city

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“In a settlement younger than most people’s great-grandparents, the notion of Parisian-style opera houses and ruined Coliseums is as foreign...

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