Come discuss exciting campus initiatives, take in some jazz and cheer on the Blues this week!

  1. CapU 2030: Your Voice, Your Campus — CapU is undertaking an exciting process to develop a Campus Master Facilities and Urban Plan, which will set the vision for on-campus development. Join us for a dialogue about what the campus could look like in the year 2030. — Cedar building (CE148) on Wednesday, Oct. 11 at 3:30 p.m.
  2. Program information meeting & open houses — Want to learn more about programs at CapU? Attend one of the many open houses, general info nights and program information meetings offered throughout the year! Upcoming sessions:
    • Spring 2018 ECCE course planning workshop — Cedar building (CE141) on Tuesday, Oct. 10 at 4 p.m.
    • Tourism Management info night — Birch building (BR126) on Wednesday, Oct. 11 at 6 p.m.
    • Study Abroad information session — Centre for International Experience, Library building (LB127) on Thursday, Oct. 12 at 5:30 p.m.
    • Global Stewardship info night — Cedar building (CE124) on Thursday, Oct. 12 at 6:30 p.m.
  3. Counselling & Learning Support Workshops — Counselling Services and Learning Skills Services offer a number of free workshops designed to provide you the skills and tools you need to achieve both personal and academic success.
    • Lecture Note Taking workshop — Library building (LB143) on Tuesday, Oct. 10 and Wednesday, Oct.11 at 11:45 a.m.
    • ELS Grammar: Refining Sentence Structure — Birch building (BR322) on Wednesday, Oct. 11 at 11:30 a.m.
    • Mindfulness Meditation — Birch building (BR126) on Thursday, Oct. 12 at 11:30 a.m.
  4. Career Development Workshops — The Career Development Centre can help you conduct a successful job search. Receive coaching on writing resumes and cover letters, conducting mock interviews and networking.
    • Networking: The Brussels Sprouts of a Job Search — Library building (LB185) on Tuesday, Oct. 10 at 11:30 a.m.
    • How to Read Your New Manager’s Mind? — Library building (LB185) on Wednesday, Oct. 11 at 11:30 a.m.
  5. Wicked Grin: Tom Waits Revisited — In 2001, blues singer John Hammond released Wicked Grin, a collection of songs written and produced by his friend and musical icon Tom Waits. Now, in an exclusive-to-Vancouver, two-nights-only special performance, Hammond — with musical direction by Steve Dawson — brings the album to the stage. He will be joined by musical luminaries, including JUNO-winning bluesman Jim Byrnes, jazz songstress Jill Barber, guitar master Steve Dawson and the legendary Los Lobos frontman David Hidalgo. With house band Chris Gestrin (keys), Jeremy Holmes (bass) and Geoff Hicks. — Kay Meek Centre on Friday, Oct. 13 to Saturday, Oct. 14.
  6. Capilano Blues Volleyball — Come out and support the Blues’ PACWEST volleyball teams! Men’s and women’s teams face off against Douglas this weekend. — Sportsplex on Friday, Oct. 13 at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 14 at 5 p.m. and 7 p.m.

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