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Career Education News

Amelia Galuska at Agri-Food Canada

Career Education an ally to students

   Tuesday, September 12 2017

Recent graduate Amelia Galuska credits Career Education as being an ally. "It’s nice having someone on your side at TRU.”

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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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Support and services available throughout the summer semesters

   Tuesday, April 25 2017

Set goals, stay on top of your studies, support your health and wellbeing; take advantage of the slower pace on campus over the summer.

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Capturing the attention of potential employers

   Monday, April 24 2017

Jon Spence, a Campus Recruiter for TD Bank's Consumer Banking Associate Program, describes the key elements that lead to employment success.

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Career Education and the TRU connection

   Tuesday, April 18 2017

“Co-op helped build content for my resume; you need experience in your chosen field to get the interview. The rest is up to your attitude and work ethic.”

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Engaging introverts, extroverts and everyone in between

   Monday, April 10 2017

During recent workshops, higher education professional Amma Marfo shared successful strategic solutions for both introverts and extroverts.

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Co-op student Emma Read

Co-op position an eye opening experience

   Thursday, April 6 2017

Biology student Emma Read advises students to "Explore your field of work, meet new people and take advantage of networking opportunities."

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Digital Leadership: Critically assessing our social media habits

   Thursday, March 30 2017

In a series of workshops, Digital Leadership Educator Dr. Josie Ahlquist explored digital identity in regards to wellness, decision-making,

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Jake Bradshaw

Co-op an investment into future dream jobs

   Thursday, March 23 2017

Jake Bradshaw’s bright future is a direct result of the three co-op positions he held during his time at TRU.

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One step ahead with the Job Fair

   Tuesday, February 21 2017

The Job Fair is educational, interactive and inspirational; the benefits are bountiful.

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Creativity in the Open

  Date: October 23, 9:00am - 4:00pm
  Repeated Dates: Oct 24
  Location: Various locations on campus

The Centre for Excellence in Learning and Teaching, SOBE’s Department of Human Enterprise and Innovation, and Open Learning present two days of activities and sharing in a fun and informal atmosphere. There will be sessions stressing authentic learning, with hands-on opportunities for fun. Join us for a single workshop, a few sessions, or the entire...

Info session: Canadian Graduate Scholarship — Masters

  Date: October 23, 1:00pm - 2:00pm
  Location: Main Library

The CGS-M info session will walk graduate students through the process of applying for these $17,500 entrance awards.

Pre-Law Society general meeting

  Date: October 23, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
  Location: Campus Activity Centre

Learn about the club's plans for the semester, eat pizza andmingle with current law students and faculty.

TRU Health and Wellness Fair

  Date: October 24, 11:00am - 2:00pm
  Location: Campus Activity Centre

Visit the different booths for an opportunity to win prizes,along with a $250 gift certificate to Sun Peaks Grand Hotel.

Arts Colloquium Series: The graphic novelization of Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

  Date: October 24, 4:20pm - 5:20pm
  Location: Campus Activity Centre

Hear a talk called Adaptation Theory and transmedia adaptations: The graphic novelization of Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas.

Common Grounds coffee giveaway

  Date: October 25, 9:00am - 1:00pm
  Location: Campus Activity Centre

Celebrate Common Grounds being the only student owned-and-operated food and beverage service on campus with a free cup of of coffee.

TRU Connect webinar conference

  Date: October 25, 9:00am - 5:00pm
  Location: Brown Family House of Learning

Learn to go beyond geographical boundaries and connect with marketing experts from around the world.

An Act of Courage: Supporting Survivors of Sexualized Violence

  Date: October 25, 12:15pm - 1:45pm
  Location: Campus Activity Centre

Learn how to support a friend who has experienced sexualized violence.

TRU Alumni & Friends Vancouver network: Ronald McDonald House Family Dinner

  Date: October 25, 4:00pm - 7:30pm
  Location: Off Campus

Join TRU Alumni & Friends in Vancouver as we give back to Ronald McDonald House BC by preparing dinner as part of their Family Meal Program.

Startup Academy: The Opportunity

  Date: October 25, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
  Location: Brown Family House of Learning

Understand the value your business idea brings to the table,how to size a market and understand the potential value of your market.

Bridge to Business launch and networking mixer

  Date: October 25, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
  Location: International Building (IB)

A new initiative of SoBE, Bridge to Business is launching with an evening social for grad students and business community members.

Films for change: Tomorrow

  Date: October 25, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
  Location: Clock Tower

This film seeks to encourage communities around the world to change the way they live for the sake of our planet.

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