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.
Students at the President's Welcome BBQ on September 6, 2018. The event was sponsored by CapU50 presenting sponsor Neptune Terminals.
Facilities manager Roberto Carlos led the Birch building light up project as part of the CapU50 Great Ideas Fund. Read the story.
Capilano University hosts the Legacy Canoe Awakening and Naming Ceremony on April 11, 2019. The ceremony marked the completion of the CapU50 Legacy Canoe, named Skw’cháys, created by master carver Ses siyam and carver Xats'alanexw siyam. Read the story about the importance of the CapU50 Legacy Project.
President Paul Dangerfield at the official birthday celebration on September 10, 2018. The event featured musical performances, special guests, a message from Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and a reception for the first students who attended the University when our doors opened as a college in 1968.
Artist Taka Sudo at his mural "Breeze" on September 13, 2018. Meet the artists of the CapU50 Murals Project.
Delhi 2 Dublin at CapRocks in the Centre for Sport and Wellness on January 11, 2019. Co-hosted by the Capilano Students' Union and Capilano University, the all-ages concert kicked off the second half of CapU50 celebrations.
Shasha McArthur, a student of the Motion Picture Arts Degree Program who worked on a documentary film project about the canoe named Skw’cháys, is blanketed during the CapU50 Legacy Canoe Awakening and Naming Ceremony on April 11, 2019. Read about the making of the canoe.
Artist Tierney Milne paints "Happy Accidents", on September 12, 2018. Meet the artists of the CapU50 Murals Project.
Students at a performance by Hey Ocean! at CapFest on September 22, 2018.
"Here & Now", a mural by Erica Phillips as photographed on May 31, 2019. Meet the artists of the CapU50 Murals Project.
Petie Chalifoux and Amina el-Mantari were among five alumni recognized at the Alumni Awards of Excellence on October 18, 2018. Meet the 2018 Alumni Awards of Excellence winners.
Master carver Ses siyam works on the CapU50 Legacy Canoe, named Skw’cháys, on April 1, 2019. Read about the making of the canoe.
Mike Dangeli shares a moment with his son Nick following a performance by the Git Hayetsk Dancers at the 2019 Convocation Ceremonies for the Faculty of Fine & Applied Arts on June 3, 2019. See all our Convocation photos.
Artist Ben Tour photographed in Sechelt, B.C., on November 27, 2018. Tour was one of nine artists selected for the CapU50 Murals Project.
Capilano University hosts the 2019 Convocation Ceremonies on June 3, 2019. See all our Convocation photos.
Submitted by: Tae Hoon Kim, Communications & Marketing