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My CBU Story – Aleena Saju

When Aleena Saju thinks about Cape Breton University, two words come to mind, acceptance and freedom. Originally from Kerala, India, Aleena was drawn to CBU by her dream of obtaining a Bachelor of Engineering Technology degree. Now, with graduation just around the corner, Aleena says her time at CBU has provided her not only with More »

My CBU Story – Daniel Farrow

History has always fascinated Daniel Farrow. From the time he was a child, listening to stories from his grandparents, aunts, uncles and parents about their experiences and family tales, he was captivated. On the constant search for more, Daniel’s path led him to Cape Breton University, where he is about to graduate with a Bachelor More »

My CBU Story – Keira Whited

As a Bermudian, Keira Whited knew that obtaining a university education after high school would mean leaving her beautiful island home. Because the school she attended in Bermuda followed a Canadian curriculum, Keira felt transitioning to the Canadian educational system would be the best choice. Taking into account her interest in medicine along with her More »

Fall Registration date moved to May 6

Please note that Cape Breton University will move the opening Fall registration date from May 1, 2019 to May 6, 2019, to coincide with the opening of the First-Year Advising Center, allowing students who need advising to have a more complete experience by ensuring the services that you need to access are all available. This More »

CBU Student Bertram Bernard is Heading to Harvard

Cape Breton University student Bertram Bernard is heading to Harvard! The hardworking Master of Business Administration in Community Economic Development student from Eskasoni, Nova Scotia has been accepted into the Executive Business Program offered by Harvard Business School. During the four-day program, Bertram will join other elite students and learn using the Harvard Business School More »

A Message from President Dingwall: Sri Lanka

To the University community, Along with the rest of the world, Cape Breton University was shocked to learn of the tragic Easter Day attacks that occurred in Sri Lanka. Our hearts go out to the victims, their families, and the people of Sri Lanka living in Cape Breton and around the world whose lives are More »

CBU Female Athletes of the Year: Hannah Brown and Ciera Disipio

Two talented student-athletes were presented with the CAPERS Female Athlete of the Year Award at the 45th annual Athletics Award Banquet this March. Bachelor of Business Administration graduate and basketball all-star, Hannah Brown, and Bachelor of Arts in Community Studies student and soccer MVP, Ciera Disipio, took home the shared title after an equally incredible More »