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News

Co-op Experience: Seizing Opportunity with Haley Whittle

January 21, 2020

Fourth-year Bachelor of Business Administration student, Haley Whittle, has accomplished a lot during her time at CBU. On top of…

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Lauchie, Liza and Rory debuts at the Bordmore Theatre

January 20, 2020

Sheldon Currie’s play Lauchie, Liza and Rory makes its debut at CBU’s Boardmore Theatre Playhouse on January 21, 2020. “He…

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Developing the Skills for Success: Emily MacLennan

January 14, 2020

Emily MacLennan knows the value of getting involved on campus. A Bachelor of Business Administration student majoring in Marketing, Emily…

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Ciera Disipio Named All-Time Top 8 Academic All-Canadian

January 9, 2020

U-SPORTS has just announced the Top 8 Academic All-Canadians for the 2018-19 season and we are thrilled to share the…

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Events

Time Management 101: Start Early, Stress Less

Jan 23, 2020 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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How to Write an Essay

Jan 23, 2020 11:40 am - 12:30 pm
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Lunar New Year

Jan 23, 2020 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
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Resume Preparation Workshop (Registration Required)

Jan 23, 2020 11:45 am - 12:30 pm
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Time Management 101: Start Early, Stress Less

Jan 28, 2020 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
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Avoid Plagiarism: Act with Academic Integrity

Jan 28, 2020 11:40 am - 12:30 pm
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Important Dates

January
30

Payment deadline for Winter Term fees.

February
17

Nova Scotia Heritage Day- CBU closed.

February
17

Winter Reading Week (no classes). Feb. 17-21.

February
28

FINAL DATE TO WITHDRAW FROM A WINTER TERM (THREE-CREDIT) COURSE WITHOUT ACADEMIC PENALTY. FINANCIAL PENALTY WILL APPLY.

March
02

FINAL DATE TO APPLY FOR ENTRANCE SCHOLARSHIPS FOR FALL 2020.

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