August 2012

The Glass Is… Exhibition Opens August 23.

The Cape Breton University Art Gallery is set to open its latest exhibition on August 23 at 6:30 p.m. The Glass Is… presents works of art by nine emerging Cape Breton artists. The exhibition examines the factors that affect how young visual artists respond to the creative climate on Cape Breton Island and suggests that More »

Research Projects at Cape Breton University Receive National Recognition

Two Cape Breton University (CBU) research projects working to sustain two of Cape Breton’s celebrated and deeply rooted cultures have received a Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) Outreach Grant in the amounts of $182,990 and $30,928.  Dr. Marcia Ostashewski was awarded $182,990 to build a web portal which will address the More »