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  • The reign of Netflix

    The reign of Netflix

    For most people, the end of November and the month of December can be the most stressful time of the year. Whether it’s a frantic …

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Humans of Capilano

Q: What's a moment you'd like to go back to?
Dominic Guieb Photo

—  Dominic Guieb Photo

"Just being a kid again, where there were no responsibilities or problems. When you just think that everyone's a good person and when you have no sense of reality. You're so happy when you're little and nothing bad happens and there are no worries. The older you get, everything just gets harder."

 


  • Capilano library steps up to help students relax during exams

    To help students enjoy productive breaks amidst their end-of-term studying, the Capilano University Library will be hosting 12 Days of De-Stress as a means to calm nerves during the final exam period. “In the past, we’ve done some [de-stress] events, but they’ve kind of been one-off things,” said Sabrina Wong, CapU’s new teaching and outreach […]Read More »
  • Capilano HR management association to host networking and information night on Dec. 2

    On Dec. 2, the Capilano Human Resources Management Association (HRMA) will be hosting Life After Graduation: What’s Next?, an event targeted at business administration students of all years, to gain confidence and knowledge regarding their post-graduation options. The event, taking place in the CSU Library Lounge, will run from 6 to 9 pm. Organizer and […]Read More »

  • Make art not war

    Extremism is a term used with an unsettling prevalence today. With the issue being so prominent in society, what is being done to combat it? Voices Against Extremism (VAE) is a student organization based out of Simon Fraser University that is addressing the issue of modern day extremism. VAE was formed for an advanced cybercrime […]Read More »
  • Christmas in Vancouver

    We can all agree that the Holidays are a very magical time of year, and the best way to enjoy this charmed season is by enjoying your city in all of its Christmas glory. Luckily for you, Vancouver is full of multiple activities that can be enjoyed, providing many with their Christmas fix. Here are […]Read More »

CapU Athletics

  • Psychoanalysis of the psych team

    Psychology is one of the most sought after electives in any undergraduate student’s vocation. The opportunity to analyze one’s own mind and self-diagnose is appealing, because after all, post-secondary years are all about personal growth and exploration. Faculty member Dr. Leonard George and then-student Catherine Church founded Capilano University’s own Psychology Club 11 years ago. […]Read More »
  • The Masquerade ball

    As the semester ends, students are feeling the crunch of final exams and the gloom of the winter months. De-Stress Week is happening from Nov. 28 to Dec. 2, but Capilano Students’ Union (CSU) vice president of student life Beatriz Miralles felt something special was due for students after a particularly stressful season. Miralles attended […]Read More »
  • Christmas garbage: It’s the thought that counts

    There’s no doubt that Christmas is not a good time for the environment. Wrapping paper, tape, plastic covers, cardboard boxes — not to mention the gifts themselves, are all produced in factories that are far from eco-friendly. This has caused Metro Vancouver municipalities to start a “create memories, not waste” campaign, encouraging people to re-gift […]Read More »
  • Fake news info-tastrophe

    In the aftermath of the US election, Facebook and Google have been playing defence. Having faced accusations that fake news stories shared on their platforms throughout the election cycle influenced voters’ choices, the two companies now appear to be taking action. Online publishing of false and misleading information is no recent phenomenon, but vigorous opponents […]Read More »



  • Reign Vancouver

    Reign Vancouver

    “It affects so much inside of you. It makes you see things differently. It’s like an energy – better than any drug,” Isaac Jeffs confessed about the inspiration behind his music. Jeffs has been playing the guitar for over a decade and, since 2012, he’s been strumming experimental sounds with his band, Spruce Traps. The […]
  • International house of pancakes

    International house of pancakes

    With the days becoming colder and darker every week, it’s the perfect time to explore the lesser known elements of Persian cuisine. While kebabs have decidedly entered the Western mainstream, let’s look at some of the more obscure dishes from the Middle-East. Rice is a staple ingredient in Persian cuisine and is most often steamed […]
  • 1600 and still runnin’

    1600 and still runnin’

    Trump win could spur liberal resurgence By Brandon Kostinuk What!? President-Elect Donald Trump could be good for liberal Americans? Well, it isn’t so absolute as much as theoretical, and very much grounded in an expansive political estimate on a diverse and ever-shifting US political culture. But, nevertheless. One of the first things you learn in […]
  • Hello? Is anybody home?

    Hello? Is anybody home?

    On Nov. 15, the City of Vancouver approved a one per cent Empty Homes Tax which will penalize real estate investors who leave their homes empty for more than six months out of the year. This comes after the 15 per cent Foreign Buyer Tax on those who are not Canadian citizens, which was implemented […]
  • Sip, sip, hurray

    Sip, sip, hurray

    I’ve had many requests over the duration of this column so I thought this would be a good time to accommodate one of the biggies. Today, I’m continuing with the chicken theme from the last entry by tackling Colonel Sanders’ famous Kentucky Fried Chicken. What else is there to say about KFC? Greasy, fatty, deep […]

Photos: International Experience and Study Abroad Fair

CapU’s International Experience and Study Abroad Fair was held in the Birch cafeteria on Nov. 15 as part of International Education Week that ran from Nov. 14 to 18. Students who had previously spent time abroad for their university education were eager to rave about their experiences in China and Vietnam, Australia and Iran to a crowd of curious students who attended.

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Arts & Culture

  • We Got it From Here … Thank You 4 Your Service

    We Got it From Here … Thank You 4 Your Service

    It can be hard these days to find a rap album without the sounds of Electronic Dance Music (EDM) overcrowding …
  • 24K Magic

    24K Magic

    Since his arrival to the very forefront of mainstream music, Bruno Mars has established himself as one of the preeminent …
  • Woman

    Woman

    After a five-year wait, Justice is back with their third album, Woman — and it was well worth the wait. …
  • Black Mirror

    Black Mirror

    Don’t be put off by the fact that only season three is available on Netflix. Each episode of Black Mirror …
  • Westworld

    Westworld

    Westworld fits perfectly well in the modern HBO ethos. It’s a gripping narrative that is abundant with multi-layered characters, a …