April 2012

Annual Family Series On Stage at Boardmore Theatre

The Cape Breton University Boardmore Theatre is all about family fun when the Boardmore Theatre Family Series takes the stage as part of the 41st Season of Plays. Beginning on May 7 with Night Light followed by Jack and the Beanstalk by the Maritime Marionettes on May 16, the series is guaranteed to entertain family More »

CBU Board of Governors Approve 2012-13 Operating Budget

The Cape Breton University (CBU) Board of Governors was tasked today with making significant decisions as they addressed and approved the 2012-13 Operating Budget of close to $43 million. CBU President and Vice-Chancellor John Harker noted that, “The budget document presented to the Board is a result of focused institutional and academic planning. Considering the More »

Education Department Hosts Young Visual Artists

On Thursday evening , April 19, 48 young visual artists, their parents and teachers, gathered in Art Gallery II for an exhibition and celebration.  The competition, sponsored by the CBU Education Department, asked young artists from P -12 to respond to the Earth Day inspired theme: Living and Learning for a Healthy World. Almost a More »

Annual Shoot for the Cure Donation

More than $10,000 was presented to the Cape Breton Regional Hospital Foundation to help buy equipment for the Cape Breton Cancer Centre. The contribution came from the annual CBU Shoot for the Cure basketball game that was held on February 11, 2012. (Back Row) Lindsey Smith, CBU Alumni Officer; Shelly Kehoe, Shoot for the Cure More »

Celebrate Earth Day

Earth Day is Sunday, April 22.  The Education Department is marking the day by announcing the Earth Day Cell Phone Challenge.  The Challenge will run from April 11 to May 31.  Simply drop off  any unwanted cell phones in the collection box in the Education Department  – next to the library – (unwanted mp3 players More »