CapU in Photos: 2018 Year in Review

CapU in Photos is our visual retrospective of campus life, proud moments and special events.

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2018 Year in Review

As we say goodbye to 2018, Capilano University’s Visual Media Specialist Taehoon Kim looks back at his favourite photos and videos from the year.

CapFest attendees dance during a performance by Hey Ocean! on Sept. 22, 2018.

English for Academic Purposes instructor Tracey Azlyn works with a student in the new Learning Commons on Nov. 23, 2018.

Filmmaker and 2018 Alumni Awards of Excellence recipient Petie Chalifoux in Merritt, B.C., on Aug. 24, 2018.

Mural artist Carrielynn Victor tapes her wall on Aug. 31, 2018. Victor was one of ten artists commissioned to create murals to celebrate Capilano University’s 50th anniversary. Check out our project on the mural artists.

The Capilano Blues women’s soccer team cheers before the PACWEST 2018 Soccer Championship at the Burnaby Lake Sports Complex on Oct. 27, 2018. The Blues finished with a silver medal following a 2-0 loss to the VIU Mariners.

Isadora Hilman celebrates during her Convocation Ceremony on June 4, 2018.

Walking at the Capilano University Residence on April 26, 2018.

International students attend the Centre for International Experience’s new student orientation day on May 10, 2018.

Exploring and playing in the Children’s Centre on March 9, 2018.

Student Success Facilitator Mara Schaffler on Aug. 7, 2018.

Early Childhood Care and Education students discuss work in an outdoor class on June 22, 2018.

Capilano University becomes the 11th university in Canada to sign the Okanagan Charter, pledging to embed well-being into all aspects of the campus community, on May 9, 2018.

Students celebrate at the Centre for International Education’s World of Colour, inspired by the Holi Festival, on March 13, 2018.

Studying in the new Learning Commons on Nov. 8, 2018.

(From left) Ata Ojani, Brynn Staples, Emily Hyunh and Courtney Lamb paint their mural on Sept. 6, 2018. The IDEA School of Design students were commissioned to create one of ten murals to celebrate Capilano University’s 50th anniversary. Check out our project on the mural artists.

Heitsuk artist Shawn Hunt on March 15, 2018.

International students, seen through a reflection, tour the campus during the Centre for International Education’s new student orientation day on Aug. 30, 2018.

Blowing bubbles at a School of Communication graduation party on April 6, 2018.

Eating lunch at the President’s Welcome BBQ on Sept. 6, 2018.

Writer and activist Robyn Maynard on March 2, 2018.

Archaeology instructor Bob Muckle unearthed a previously unknown Japanese settlement in the Lower Seymour Conservation Reserve.

In 2018, the District of North Vancouver awarded Muckle with a Community Heritage Award, recognizing his contributions to local history.

Randy Celebrini is a recipient of CapU’s 2018 Alumni Awards of Excellence. Randy, who graduated with a General Studies Diploma in 1989, received the "Creative" award presented by Global BC. 

Randy personifies creative pursuits by developing programs to help athletes recover from and prevent injuries and bringing more beauty to the world through art.

Danette (Petie) Chalifoux is a recipient of CapU’s 2018 Alumni Awards of Excellence. A talented filmmaker and storyteller, Petie received the "Enduring" award presented by Neptune Terminals.

A graduate of the Capilano University School of Motion Picture Arts, Petie embodies the brand essence of enduring through her commitment to fostering relationships with Indigenous communities and to sharing stories that build cross-cultural understanding.

Hereditary chief Sla-holt, who carries the name Ernest George, shares what the inlet means to him.

Submitted by: Tae Hoon Kim, Communications & Marketing