CapU in Photos: Best of 2019

CapU in Photos is our visual retrospective of campus life, proud moments and special events. As we say goodbye to 2019, we look back at our favourite photos and videos from the year.

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The Centre for International Experience hosts World of Colour, inspired by the Hindu Holi Festival, on March 14, 2019. 

Celebrating the Centre of International Experience's World of Colour event on March 14, 2019. (Photo by Tae Hoon Kim)

Dancing at the Capilano Students’ Union’s Captivate party on Sept. 19, 2019.

Dancing at Capilano Students' Union's Captivate on Sept. 19, 2019. (Photo by Tae Hoon Kim)

Participating in an icebreaker activity during the Start Right Here New Student Orientation Welcome Ceremony on Aug. 29, 2019.

Playing thumb wars at the Start Right Here new student orientation on Aug. 29, 2019. (Photo by Tae Hoon Kim)

Boomer says hi to students at the Capilano Students’ Union dog therapy session on Jan. 31, 2019.

Therapy dog Boomer gets attention from students at a dog therapy event on Jan. 31, 2019. (Photo by Tae Hoon Kim)

Elder Sla-holt (Ernie George) holds the canoe while speaking at the Legacy Canoe Awakening and Naming Ceremony on Thursday, 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.

Elder Ernie George touches Skw’cháys, the CapU Legacy Canoe, while giving a speech at the Legacy Canoe Awakening and Naming Ceremony on April 11, 2019. (Photo by Tae Hoon Kim)

Students in Thomas Flower's biology class study samples for an aquatic ecology lab at Lynn Creek in North Vancouver on March 18, 2019.

Collecting samples for an aquatic ecology lab in Thomas Flower's biology class at Lynn Creek on March 18, 2019. (Photo by Tae Hoon Kim)

Greeting friends at the President’s Welcome BBQ on Sept. 3, 2019.

Greeting friends at the President's BBQ on Sept. 3, 2019. (Photo by Tae Hoon Kim)

Jo Anthony, left, enters a room with the help of CapU student Alecia Ferreira at the North Shore Neighbourhood House in North Vancouver on Nov. 20, 2019. As part of the Unified Grant research funding program, CapU students are providing augmentative communication support to North Shore stroke survivors. (Photo by Taehoon Kim)

Jo Anthony, left, enters a room with the help of CapU student Alecia Ferreira at the North Shore Neighbourhood House on Nov. 20, 2019. As part of the Unified Grant program, CapU students are providing augmentative communication support to North Shore stroke survivors. (Photo by Tae Hoon Kim)

Camryn Smith looks at herself in the mirror between scenes during a dress rehearsal performance of “Macbeth” at the BlueShore Financial Centre for the Performing Arts on Nov. 13, 2019. (Photo by Taehoon Kim)

Camryn Smith looks at herself in the mirror between scenes during a dress rehearsal performance of "Macbeth" at the BlueShore Financial Centre for the Performing Arts on Nov. 13, 2019. (Photo by Tae Hoon Kim)

Doreen Manuel, director of Capilano University's Bosa Centre for Film and Animation, on July 3, 2019. In July, Manuel was named Woman of the Year by Women in Film and Television Vancouver's Spotlight Awards.

Doreen Manuel, the director of Capilano University's Nat and Flora Bosa Centre for Film and Animation, on July 3, 2019. Manuel was named "Woman of the Year" by Women in Film and Television Vancouver's Spotlight Awards. (Photo by Tae Hoon Kim)

Motion Picture Arts students work on set on March 8, 2019.

Motion picture arts student Veronica Anderson works on a film set on March 8, 2019. (Photo by Tae Hoon Kim)

Practicing yoga outside the Kéxwusm-áyakn Student Centre on Sept. 12, 2019.

Employees take part in a yoga session outside the Kéxwusm-áyakn Student Centre on Sept. 12, 2019. (Photo by Tae Hoon Kim)

The Capilano Students' Union and its members take part in the Global Climate Strike in Vancouver, B.C., on Sept. 27, 2019. City officials estimated 100,000 people attended the event inspired by Greta Thunberg. (Photo by Taehoon Kim)

The Capilano Students' Union and its members take part in the Global Climate Strike in Vancouver, B.C., on Sept. 27, 2019. City officials estimated 100,000 people attended the event inspired by Greta Thunberg. (Photo by Tae Hoon Kim)

Performing a flash mob at the President’s Welcome BBQ on Sept. 3, 2019.

Leyam Purewal-Maclachlan, centre, performs in flash mob during the President's BBQ on Sept. 3, 2019. (Photo by Tae Hoon Kim)

Jeremy Monn-Djasngar, right, battles for the ball in a 1-0 win over the Douglas College Royals at the Alumni Home Opener on Sept. 14, 2019.

Jeremy Monn-Djasngar, right, battles for the ball in a 1-0 win over the Douglas College Royals at the Alumni Home Opener on Sept. 14, 2019. (Photo by Tae Hoon Kim)

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.

Nick Dangeli, second from right, receives congratulations from his family after performing with the Git Hayetsk dancers at the 2019 Convocation ceremonies on June 3, 2019. (Photo by Tae Hoon Kim)

Walking out of the Bosa Centre for Film and Animation on Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019.

Walking out of the Nat and Flora Bosa Centre for Film & Animation on Oct. 10, 2019. (Photo by Tae Hoon Kim)

Outdoor recreation and tourism management instructor Bruce Wilson on Tuesday, April 16, 2019. Wilson is one of five recipients of this year’s Teaching Excellence Awards.

Outdoor Recreation instructor Bruce Wilson on April 16, 2019. Wilson, along with Annabella Cant, Kym Stewart, Reg Johanson and Seanna McPherson, was named a recipient of the 2019 Teaching Excellence Awards. (Photo by Tae Hoon Kim)

Meeting Santa Claus at the Centre for International Experience’s holiday dinner on Dec. 2, 2019. (Photo by Nathalie Taylor) 

Meeting Santa Claus at the Centre for International Experience's holiday dinner on Dec. 2, 2019. (Photo by Nathalie Taylor)

Walking in the snow outside the Here & Now mural by Erica Phillips on March 7, 2019. (Photo by Taehoon Kim) 

Walking in the snow outside the Here & Now mural by Erica Phillips on March 7, 2019. (Photo by Tae Hoon Kim)

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