September 2015

Capers soccer continue to garner respect in national rankings

For the second consecutive week, the Cape Breton University Capers soccer programs are the lone Atlantic University Sport representatives ranked among the nation’s top teams. In the Canadian Interuniversity Sport rankings released Tuesday, both CBU programs continued to set the standard for the conference. On the women’s side, the Capers (4-1-1) remained 10th in the More »

Ashlee Cunsolo Willox – Working for Communities

Cape Breton University was the best fit for Ashlee Cunsolo Willox when she was deciding what university could help further her research and teaching initiatives. The assistant professor of Community Health and a Canada Research Chair in Determinants of Healthy Communities, Ashlee was looking for a flexible, nimble, creative, and innovative option that would support More »

Blain Sets All-Time Career Scoring Record

  Add two more records to the resume of striker Karolyne Blain of the Cape Breton University Capers women’s soccer team. The 5’ scoring sensation from Sudbury, ON recorded a pair of goals in the Capers 8-0 victory over the University of Prince Edward Island Panthers Saturday, giving her four goals on the season and More »

CBU’s Boardmore Playhouse set to Launch 45th Season

Cape Breton University’s Boardmore Playhouse is set to launch its 45th season line-up on Tuesday, September 15 at 12 noon. All are welcome to come and get a first look at what’s in store for this approaching season: upcoming theatre events, season ticket subscriptions, information regarding the four-week workshop series and a seminar focusing on More »

Calling all Cape Breton Island High School Students

Cape Breton University (CBU) is asking high school students on Cape Breton Island to tap into their creative side to design a symbol that could inspire a new logo for CBU.  Launched this week, the contest is open until October 3; however, students are encouraged to submit their design in-person during CBU’s Multiversity Cultural Festival More »