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A Heartfelt Thank You to Our Community

June 28, 2024

Cape Breton University Celebrating 50 Years of Excellence On this date, June 28, 1974, the College of Cape Breton (CCB)…

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A Throwback: CBU Capers Unveil Retro Jerseys for 50th Anniversary

January 10, 2024

As Cape Breton University heads into its 50th anniversary year, the CBU Capers have taken a nostalgic stride with the…

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CBU and ACAP Cape Breton to Plant 50,000 Trees through ‘Growing Forward Together’ Project

July 15, 2024

As part of our 50th Anniversary celebration, Cape Breton University (CBU) launched Growing Forward Together, a signature initiative to plant…

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Celebrate Multiculturalism and Diversity: Meet Shivangi Upadhyaya

March 20, 2024

As someone who values diversity and takes pride in learning and sharing various cultures, Shivangi Upadhyaya is a perfect fit…

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Celebrating More Than 50 Years of Student Leadership: Meet Rick McCarthy

May 27, 2024

Rick McCarthy, a former executive member of the Cape Breton University Students’ Union (CBUSU), is spearheading a heartfelt initiative to…

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Dr. Lynn LeVatte: Presenting CBU’s Education Programs through a Montessori Vision

July 18, 2024

Earlier this spring, Dr. Lynn LeVatte, Assistant Professor of Education at CBU, had the honour of speaking at the Montessori…

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Echoes of Evolution of 50 Years: Meet Bernie MacLennan

January 17, 2024

In 2024, Cape Breton University proudly celebrates its 50th anniversary as an independent post-secondary institution. We are proud that students…

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From The First Class to CBU Faculty: Meet Blair MacNeil P. Eng.

June 24, 2024

As a student enrolled in the first class of the College of Cape Breton (CCB), Blair MacNeil was among the…

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Gaelic Roots: John Howieson’s Semester Abroad at CBU

May 8, 2024

Far from the shores of Nova Scotia, John Howieson, known as Iain in Gaelic, travelled a long way from Scotland…

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Inaugural Lecture Marks 50 Years of Academic Excellence

February 26, 2024

Cape Breton University’s 50th Anniversary is officially underway! From humble beginnings as the College of Cape Breton (CCB), including Xavier…

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Overcoming Challenges and Finding a Voice: Meet Gordon Alley-Young

March 11, 2024

As we celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Cape Breton University (CBU), we reflect on the remarkable journey that has shaped…

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Seeing the World Through the Student’s Eyes: Meet Dr. Dannie Brown

May 8, 2024

Dr. Dannie Brown arrived in Cape Breton in August 2009 for what he thought would be just a one-year contract;…

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TEDx Cape Breton University Celebrates 50 Years of ‘Perseverance’

May 3, 2024

On April 30, 2024, TEDxCape Breton University: Perseverance unfolded as a celebration of resilience and the power of perseverance, marking…

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The Eagar Brothers and The Tradition to Celebrate Simple Things in Life

June 7, 2024

In 1999, the Eagar brothers – Jeff, Chris and Steve – embarked on their first trip to India. Little did…

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The Next Chapter: Students Envision CBU’s Future

March 7, 2024

The energy and ideas each new class brings allow us to write a new chapter of the Cape Breton University…

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Twins, Leaplings, Alumni: Meet Adam Young and Jennifer Williams

February 28, 2024

There are few things more rare than giving birth to twins on February 29. But this was exactly the case…

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