Capilano University and Líl̓wat Nation sign affiliation agreement to affirm shared commitment for Ts̓zil Learning Centre

Leaders from Capilano University (CapU) and Líl̓wat Nation will today sign an affiliation agreement that recognizes shared values and commitments as they continue to work together to deliver post-secondary learning opportunities. The signing takes place at the newly re-opened Ts̓zil Learning Centre (TLC) in Mount Currie, B.C. that serves the Líl̓wat Nation and other Indigenous peoples.

  • Aug 26

CapU students shine in summer film festival season

The film Emily, directed by film student Spencer Zimmerman, began as a school project and was shown at the Regina International Film Festival earlier this month.

  • Aug 23

CapU launch: A new career-readiness program

In September 2019, CapU students will have a new way to build the competencies for career success. CapU Launch is a self-paced, co-curricular program designed by the Career Development Centre (CDC) to help students build the confidence, clarity and competencies to successfully launch their careers upon graduation.

  • Aug 21

Vancouver Film School and Capilano University announce new degree pathway partnership

NORTH VANCOUVER B.C. – Capilano University and Vancouver Film School are proud to announce their partnership to establish accelerated educational pathways. Beginning in September 2019, four new pathways will allow students to complete both a diploma at VFS and a bachelor degree at CapU in three years of full-time study.

  • Aug 19

Capilano University welcomes Lara Duke as dean, Faculty of Global and Community Studies

Capilano University is pleased to announce that Lara Duke has been appointed as dean, Faculty of Global and Community Studies effective Aug. 15, 2019. Lara comes to CapU from Douglas College, where she served as Sport Science department chair since 2016.

  • Aug 15

Capilano University welcomes Dawn Whitworth as the inaugural director, Creative Activity, Research and Scholarship (CARS)

Capilano University is pleased to announce that Dawn Whitworth has been appointed as the director, Creative Activity, Research and Scholarship (CARS) effective Aug. 1, 2019.

  • Aug 1

Capilano University’s Board of Governors welcomes new board members and a new board chair

NORTH VANCOUVER B.C. – Capilano University is pleased to announce the appointment of Barbara Joe and Rodger So to its Board of Governors, and the election of Cherian Itty to the role of Board Chair.

  • Jul 31

Bosa Centre director, Doreen Manuel honoured for her leadership and support of women in film

It’s been a stellar year for Doreen Manuel, director of the Bosa Centre for Film and Animation at Capilano University.

  • Jul 8

Thank you for 50 years of success!

Over the past year, CapU enthusiastically marked its 50th anniversary with some truly shining moments.

  • Jun 28

CapU in Photos: May & June 2019

For this edition of CapU in Photos, we present CapU50 in Photos: a visual retrospective of the moments and events from our 50th anniversary celebrations.

  • Jun 27