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Build your business, bring your dog

   Thursday, May 18 2017

Kamloops Innovation has launched the Built in Kamloops Contest, awarding an early-stage startup with a package valued at more than $50,000.

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A mother’s advice

   Friday, May 12 2017

This Sunday is Mother's Day and to celebrate we asked Chancellor Wally Oppal and current students for the best and worst of motherly advice.

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Carving trails

   Tuesday, May 9 2017

Tourism alumnus Ted Morton is living his mountain bike dream as owner of the BC Enduro Series and Canadian National Enduro Championship.

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HR rising star

   Tuesday, April 25 2017

Bachelor of Business Administration grad Larissa Pepper is a finalist for a prestigious human resources award.

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Future-proofing the next generation

   Wednesday, April 12 2017

TRU is preparing students for career success through future-proofing strategies.

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Lydia Krupp-Hunter outside of Old Main on the TRU Campus

Shopify developer shares success stories with students

   Tuesday, April 11 2017

Computer science alumna and software developer Lydia Krupp-Hunter recently visited a classroom, sharing her stories of start-up success.

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Nursing beyond borders in South Sudan

   Thursday, April 6 2017

Nursing grad Sara Goddard has carved a path through remote nursing and recently returned from South Sudan with Doctors Without Borders.

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Arts grad finds path through research

   Thursday, March 30 2017

Arts grad Luke Kernan has turned his passion for research into a unique career path.

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2017 Distinguished Alumni announced

   Friday, March 24 2017

Five alumni and BCLC will be recognized on Friday, April 7, 2017 at the annual Distinguished Alumni Awards.

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Young alum leading the way for women in business

   Wednesday, March 8 2017

Just three years after graduating, Twyla Hartnell has climbed the corporate ladder to a successful career path in a male-dominated field.

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Dish Up Downtown – TRU Alumni progressive dinner

  Date: May 25 - All Day
  Location: Off Campus

Join us as we experience new flavours and make friends progressing through four eateries in downtown Kamloops

Charter alumni brunch

  Date: June 3, 11:00am - 1:00pm
  Location: Campus Activity Centre

The charter alumni brunch is for those who attended TRU when it was Cariboo College from 1970-90.

Alumni volunteer appreciation

  Date: June 19, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
  Location: Campus Activity Centre

Join TRU Alumni and friends in celebrating our achievements and thanking volunteers from the previous year.

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