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My CBU Story: Alison Giovannetti

Alison Giovannetti first attended CBU from 2003-2007, graduating with a Bachelor of Health Sciences (Public Health). Now, 11 years later, she has crossed the stage a second time earning her Bachelor of Business Administration while maintaining her role as the CAO of her own successful company, Marcato. It was after taking a job in bookkeeping More »

My CBU Story – Natalie Forgeron

This weekend will be doubly exciting for CBU student Natalie Forgeron, who will be receiving not one, but two university degrees as she crosses the stage at the 2018 Fall Convocation. When Natalie enrolled at CBU, the Bachelor of Arts Community Studies program stood out to her as the perfect way to get her feet More »

CBU to Celebrate Fall Convocation in Membertou

Cape Breton University will celebrate the success of more than 230 graduates with a Fall Convocation ceremony held Saturday, November 3, 2018, at the Membertou Trade and Convention Centre at 2:00 p.m. Among the graduates will be 31 members of CBU’s first Bachelor of Science, Nursing Advanced Standing program. Michael Cadegan of Glace Bay will More »

[VIDEO] My CBU Story – Phillip and Mary Prosper

Phillip and Mary Prosper are students and parents from We’koqma’q First Nation who are graduating together with their Bachelor of Education. This is their CBU Story.

CAPERS Win Major AUS Awards

 It was announced today, Wednesday, October 30, 2018, that the Cape Breton University CAPERS have won 4 major AUS awards to go along with 12 All Star selections. This is most combined major awards and all stars that the CBU soccer programs has ever won in one single season. The awards include a third (second More »

My CBU Story: Jay Deshmukh

When Jay Deshmukh arrived at Cape Breton University he had 3 goals in mind: gain knowledge, acquire experience and make contacts in the field of Chemical Engineering. Now, as graduation nears, Jay is happy to say his checklist is complete. Jay is from Nagpur, Maharashtra, the geographical centre of India with a population of approximately More »

2018 Fall Valedictorian, Michael Cadegan: My CBU Story

When Michael Cadegan decided he wanted to become a nurse, he didn’t have to think twice about where he wanted to study; he knew CBU was the right choice for him. Because of his previous coursework and experience as a kinesiologist, Michael was eligible for the newly developed two-year Advanced Standing Nursing Program and became More »