July 2011

New Resources for CBU Researchers

CBU researchers now have another avenue to share their work globally through new video conference equipment with the Atlantic Computational Excellence Network (ACEnet). The network, which links Atlantic Canadian universities, enables users to visually share their research and ideas through video conferencing, webinars, and collaborative software. Although CBU has been a part of ACEnet for More »

Sustainable Community Business Conference

Eco-business & Alternative Energy, Sustainable Aboriginal Economies Among Topics Sustainable community business will be the focus of discussion during a conference being held July 13-15 at the Cape Breton University campus. Organized by the Shannon School of Business in conjunction with the Community Economic Development and Tompkins Institutes of Cape Breton University, the Sustainable Community More »

Cape Breton University Appoints Chair of CSEE Advisory Board

Cape Breton University is pleased to announce Dr. A. Kevin Francis, LLD, as the inaugural Chair of its Centre for Sustainability in Energy and the Environment (CSEE) Advisory Board. Dr. Francis is a native of Sydney, N.S., with a distinguished business career, including Chairman, President and CEO of Xerox Canada. He is currently president and More »