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CAPERS Appoint Matt Skinn as Men’s Basketball Head Coach

March 13, 2019

After a very successful 2018-19 Men’s Basketball campaign, Cape Breton University’s Department of Athletics has appointed Matt Skinn as Head…

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Research Month to Showcase Impactful Research at CBU

March 1, 2019

March 1, 2019, officially kicks-off Cape Breton University’s fourth annual Research Month. This year, the Office of Research and Graduate…

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CBU’s Boardmore Theatre announces 2019 Elizabeth Boardmore One Act Play Festival Lineup

February 27, 2019

Cape Breton University’s Boardmore Theatre will showcase exceptional productions with its 2019 Elizabeth Boardmore One Act Play Festival, running March…

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Building Research Capacity and Facilitating Reconciliation Through Indigenous Ethics Processes

February 20, 2019

Cape Breton University and Unama’ki College have developed an ethics watch for Indigenous research, ensuring that further transparency is provided…

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CBU Researchers Awarded over $150K in Insight Development Grants

February 12, 2019

Researchers at Cape Breton University continue to be recognized by National funding bodies for their high-calibre work. Most recently, three…

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Empowering Women in Chemistry Event to be Held at CBU

January 31, 2019

On Tuesday, February 12, women in the field of Chemistry will gather at CBU to network and celebrate the achievements…

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Machinal takes the stage at the Boardmore

January 23, 2019

A stylish, entertaining, and deeply moving theatrical Valentine’s gift from Boardmore Theatre Inspired by one of the most sensational trials…

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Cape Breton University Expanding its Reach through New Online Learning Courses

December 19, 2018

Cape Breton University is expanding its Open Online Learning options with the addition of two new courses. Viola Desmond’s Canada…

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CBU Professor Awarded Funding for Research on Cape Breton Food Insecurity

December 10, 2018

Assistant Professor in Community Studies Dr. Leigh Potvin has been awarded $25,000 in funding for her research project, “Storying food…

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Funding Awarded to CBU Professor for Research on Affordable Housing and Neighbourhood Deprivation

December 10, 2018

Dr. Catherine Leviten-Reid, Associate Professor in Cape Breton University’s MBA in Community Economic Development program, has been awarded funding in…

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Cape Breton University Celebrates Viola Desmond with Book Launch and $10 Bill Exchange with Bank of Canada

November 27, 2018

On Tuesday, November 27, 2018, Cape Breton University will celebrate the launch of a new book, Viola Desmond; Her Life…

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CBU Researchers Awarded $300K in NSERC Discovery Grants

November 19, 2018

Four Cape Breton University researchers recently received Natural Science Engineering Research Council (NSERC) Discovery Grants to continue and expand important…

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