December 2010

East Meets East

CAPERS Men's Basketball Team to Play in China Today, Cape Breton University President, Dr. John Harker, announced that the CAPERS men’s basketball team will travel to Beijing, China, from December 27 to January 3, for East Meets East. The historic event will build on the relationships that Cape Breton University has established with several Chinese More »

Cape Breton University Honours Academic All-Canadians

Top CBU student-athletes were honoured today at the annual Academic All-Canadian Luncheon. A CBU record of 22 varsity athletes were recognized in the presence of peers and professors for their academic accomplishments according to standards set by the national university sport authority, Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS). To qualify as an academic all-Canadian, a student-athlete must More »

Dr. Martha Jones Recognized as Leading Science Communicator

Receives NSERC Award for Science Promotion Cape Breton University biology professor, Dr. Martha Jones, has been awarded the individual 2010 Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) Award for Science Promotion. Annually, NSERC awards $10,000 to an individual and group for outstanding contribution to the promotion of science in Canada through activities encouraging More »