Upcoming Events

CBU101: Everything University Related

CBU101 is an event designed for high school students and parents or guardians. Find out about financial aid, learn about our scholarships, meet professors, take a campus tour, learn about student life, apply on-site for FREE, and more! Date: February 28, 2017 Time: 6:30 p.m. Location: CBU’s Verschuren Centre PRE-REGISTER HERE BY FEBRUARY 20 for a More »

2017 Job/Career Fair

Looking for summer employment or perhaps a career with a well-established organization? Want to learn about the qualities and skills organizations are seeking from their employees? Bring your resumes and chat with representatives from many organizations. Join us in the Great Hall at Cape Breton University on March 1, 2017 from 10am-2pm. 

Research Month Opening Remarks

Thursday, March 2, 11:45 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. , CS 101 Leviten-Reid, C “Left Out: Housing and the Single Person in the CBRM” (Sabbatical Talk)  

Anti-stigma Public Talk

Christine Porter, Executive Director of The Ally Centre of Cape BretonEvent Description will be speaking on Thursday, March 2nd 2017 @ 2pm in the Multiversity Room!  

“How to use Social Media to promote academic expertise” (Keynote/Workshops)

Friday, March 3, 10:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., CS 101 Roach, J “How to use Social Media to promote academic expertise” Jeff Roach helps people navigate social media and tap in to real value for their organizations. He will be giving an introduction and overview of the value of social media for growing support and educating the More »

Further Progress in Biotin Chemistry (Research Seminar)

Friday, March 3, 2017, from 11:30 a.m.- 12:30 p.m., CS104 (Verschuren Centre Theatre) Further Progress in Biotin Chemistry. Dr. Andrew Grant is Professor in the Department of Chemistry at Mount Allison University We have been interested in understanding how the enzyme cofactor biotin operates in the enzyme acetyl-CoA carboxylase. Twisted biotin analogues A & B were designed to probe whether More »

“Leadership in Academia”(Group Coffee Session)

Dear colleagues, in light of the Research Month workshop with Jeff Roach, scheduled through 3pm on Friday, March 3rd – the research (RB) group coffee session on “leadership in academia” (gathering at the Centre for Sound Communities) will be at 3 p.m. that day.  

Panel on School and Justice

Monday, March 6, 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m., CS 101 Potvin, L, “More than Pink Shirts and Posters: Straight Allies in Schools” The role of allies in social movements is an area of social justice activism that is at times celebrated and at others, contested. This paper presentation focuses on the ways that straight teacher allies contribute More »

FACE Showcase

Tuesday, March 7, 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m., CBU Library