July 2012

CBU’s Boardmore Theatre to Hold Auditions

The Boardmore Theatre is lighting up the stage this month with auditions for its rendition of Eugene Ionesco’s masterpiece, Exit the King. Starting Saturday, July 14, the playhouse will hold auditions for actors who wish to perform in this classic as part of the Boardmore’s 42nd Season of Plays. The show will include six performances. More »

Refreshed Mission, Vision and Values Statements for Cape Breton University

The Cape Breton University (CBU) Board of Governors’ approval of new mission, vision and values statements complements the ongoing transformation that has been unfolding on the CBU campus. The Board approved the motion late last month during its final meeting of the 2011-12 academic year. “In an uncertain climate like that of the post-secondary sector More »

Biofuel Opportunities key to Co-operation with Cape Breton University

Dr. H. John Harker, President and Vice-Chancellor of Cape Breton University (Nova Scotia/Canada), who will be visiting Henan Agricultural University (HAU) on July 6, sees significant potential in biofuels as a source of shared research that will foster Chinese and Canadian co-operation. One of Dr. Harker’s greatest interests is that of renewable energy. His background More »