June 2014

CBU Graduates Recognized at International Education Conference

Recent Cape Breton University Bachelor of Education graduates Anju Virick and Megan MacLeod were recognized with the “Best Poster Presentation” award at the 2014 Canadian International Conference on Education (CICE). The annual conference was held at CBU from June 16-19, 2014. Anju and Megan worked on their presentation under the supervision of Associate Professor of More »

Cape Breton University President Looks Toward Super University

In his keynote address to the Canada International Conference on Education (CICE-2014) at Cape Breton University, CBU president Dr. David Wheeler will make an appeal for “fundamental reform” of the University sector across Canada if it is to maintain international competitiveness and help create the conditions needed for a better world.  Dr. Wheeler will note More »

CBU Nursing Student Receives National Award

Michelle Watson of East Gore, NS, has been recognized by the ALS Society of Canada with the Young Leaders of Tomorrow Award.  Michelle is currently a Bachelor of Science Nursing student at Cape Breton University and will begin her third year in September. Michelle became involved with the ALS Society when her father was diagnosed More »

CBU to offer Bachelor of Arts Community Studies Program in Listuguj First Nation

Building on its strength in Aboriginal post-secondary education, today Cape Breton University (CBU) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Listuguj Education Directorate that will allow for the delivery of CBU’s Bachelor of Arts Community Studies (BACS) degree program in Listuguj First Nation, Que. This is the first time that CBU will offer programming in More »

Beaton Institute Accepting Applications for Grant in Aid Program

The Beaton Institute, in partnership with the Cape Breton University Press, is accepting applications to the Robert J. Morgan Grant-in-Aid Program. This award is intended to assist researchers of Cape Breton related themes reach a broader audience through a publication by CBU Press.During his life Dr. Morgan made an outstanding contribution to the archival community, More »