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CBU VP Academic Awarded Marius Barbeau Medal

May 26, 2023

Cape Breton University’s Vice-President, Academic, Dr. Richard MacKinnon, received the Marius Barbeau Medal for lifetime service to the study of…

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Cape Breton University Honours Research and Teaching Excellence

May 23, 2023

Cape Breton University celebrated research and teaching excellence during an appreciation reception held earlier this month, honouring 11 people who…

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Cape Breton University to Celebrate Spring Convocation

May 17, 2023

Cape Breton University will celebrate the success of more than 1,500 spring graduates across three ceremonies on Thursday, May 18,…

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Cape Breton University to Confer Honorary Degrees on Four Extraordinary Individuals

May 15, 2023

On Thursday, May 18, and Friday, May 19, during three separate spring convocation ceremonies, Cape Breton University will confer honorary…

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NS Premier Announces CBU Satellite BScN Program at Acadia University

May 11, 2023

Anyone interested in becoming a nurse in Nova Scotia will have more options as the Province is increasing the number…

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Local Doctors take on Leadership Roles at the Cape Breton Medical Campus

May 5, 2023

Three well-known local health professionals will take on leadership roles at the Cape Breton Medical Campus. Dr. Kevin Orrell will…

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Canada and Nova Scotia invest in a new energy-efficient academic building for Cape Breton University

April 3, 2023

Today, the Honourable Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs, Infrastructure and Communities, Mike Kelloway, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of…

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President Dingwall appointed Chair, Council of Nova Scotia University Presidents (CONSUP)

March 28, 2023

Note: This press release was originally written by CONSUP and released on March 28, 2023.  David C. Dingwall, President and…

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CBU Researcher Informs Land Use Planning for Food Security in International Publication

March 21, 2023

CBU’s Dr. Alana Pindar, Weston Family Visiting Professor of Ecosystem Health and Food Security is gaining international attention for a…

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Health Innovation Student Pitch Event Held at Cape Breton University

March 20, 2023

On Saturday, March 25, Cape Breton University and Nova Scotia Health will host a student pitch competition that will bring…

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Cape Breton University Celebrates Research Month: Reflecting and Reconnecting

March 8, 2023

Research Month at Cape Breton University is officially underway. CBU’s Office of Research and Graduate Studies kicked off Research Month…

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CBU Opens the Dr. Carl “Bucky” Buchanan Capers Hall of Fame

March 4, 2023

On Friday, March 3, CBU officially opened the newest space on campus, The Dr. Carl “Bucky” Buchanan Capers Hall of…

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