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Capilano University announces new Interaction Design diploma

Capilano University (CapU) is launching a new two-year Interaction Design diploma. The program connects design and technology to prepare students for a career in in-demand fields including user experience (UX) and user interface (UI) design, user research, visual design, motion design, coding, branding and web and app design.

  • Nov 14

Sunshine Coast donor puts students’ needs first

There are many ways to say thank you. For one Sechelt resident, her decision to honour an individual will leave a legacy for students on the Sunshine Coast.

  • Nov 4

CapU instructor heads to FIFA World Cup 2022 to set up and support Fox Sports broadcast team

Lisa Kolisnyk, a Location Sound instructor for CapU's School of Motion Picture Arts, begins a six-week assignment with Fox Sports for the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar.

  • Nov 1

Globe and Mail journalist and author André Picard brings interactive presentation to CapU Health Care Assistant students

André Picard, award winning author and the Globe and Mail's health reporter and columnist, shared his knowledge and passionate advocacy for safe elder care with Capilano University’s Health Care Assistant students through an interactive virtual presentation.

  • Oct 26

Standing alongside the Iranian community

Capilano University stands united with the Iranian community—a community with strong ties to the University and the North Shore where our campuses are located. Our hearts are with all who have personal connections to this situation.  

  • Sep 29

Capilano University celebrates groundbreaking of the Centre for Childhood Studies

Marking a new step in its evolution, Capilano University celebrates the groundbreaking for the Centre for Childhood Studies, a new, integrated research centre and childcare centre, and home for the School of Education and Childhood Studies.

  • Sep 22

Message from Capilano University President Paul Dangerfield on the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

Today, Capilano University joins others around the world in mourning the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and we offer our condolences and sympathies to all members of the royal family in this time of loss and sadness.

  • Sep 8

COVID-19: Your Top Three Questions Answered

You asked the question, we have the answer. CapU answers the top three questions in January 2022

  • Sep 1

Capilano University announces new Associate Vice President, Creative Activity, Research and Scholarship & Graduate Studies

CapU is pleased to share that Dawn Whitworth has been promoted to the newly created role of associate vice-president, creative activity, research and scholarship (CARS) & graduate studies.

  • Sep 1

Creating a healthy campus this fall

As we prepare for the Fall 2022 term, here are some reminders for students and employees as we return to our campuses and learning locations.

  • Aug 30