February 2013

Cape Breton University Celebrates 10 Outstanding Years

The Presidency of H. John Harker (2003-2013) Tonight, the Cape Breton University (CBU) Board of Governors and the University community said farewell to their President and Vice-Chancellor, H. John Harker and thanked him for his unwavering commitment and vigorous leadership over the past 10 years. It was an evening that celebrated the many significant milestones More »

Printing Changes at the Library

Beginning on Monday, February 25th, students will be able to print in the library and be charged from their student account. When you print from a computer a dialogue box will open asking you for your student account id and password. You will then be shown the cost of your print and be able to More »

Anything Goes Sets Sail at the Boardmore Theatre

All ashore that’s going ashore! The Boardmore Theatre’s production of the musical comedy, Anything Goes, is about to set sail. Directed by Bruce Cathcart with musical direction under Barb Stetter, the production opens on Tuesday, February 26 at 7 p.m. with a pay what you can performance, and is sure to have audience members of More »

Literature Comes To Life With Off The Page Performance Series

Cape Breton University (CBU) is featuring author and theatre artist S. Bear Bergman in the next session of the Off the Page performance series. The event, which is free and open to the public, will be held on February 12 at 7:30 p.m. in the Student Learning Commons in the Marvin Harvey building. Bergman has More »

CBU Celebrates the Year of the Snake

Chinese New Year is at hand, and Cape Breton University (CBU) and the Cape Breton County Economic Development Authority (CBCEDA) are hosting a special event to celebrate it. Also known as Spring Festival, Chinese New Year is the most important celebration of the year in China. CBU is home to more than 400 Chinese students. More »

Cape Breton University Welcomes Class of 2017

Cape Breton University (CBU) is welcoming students and parents of CBU’s Class of 2017 for University 101 – Everything University Related. Themed Your Island. Your University. Your Future, this event provides an opportunity for incoming students to get informed, ask questions and become familiar with their hometown university. The event is taking place on Wednesday, More »

Frank Macdonald and Musical Friends to Entertain at Rotary Dinner and Concert

March 2 event at NSCC in support of playground Inverness writer Frank Macdonald headlines an evening of literary and musical entertainment being planned by the Rotary Club of Port Hawkesbury, it was announced today. Macdonald will be joined by Gaelic songstress Joanne MacIntyre and West Mabou fiddler-dancer Melody Cameron and her husband, guitarist Derrick Cameron. More »