February 9, 2016, Regular class schedule in effect. Mediator recommends ratification 
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At TRU you’ll find many paths to learning — on-campus and online, in and out of the classroom, across programs, even around the globe—leading to careers in trades, healthcare, hospitality or technology. Entrepreneurship, law, science, social work or the arts. Welcome to hands-on learning and research in our supportive, inclusive environment. To empower, inspire and transform.

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45 Years

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Exploring Chinese Canadian cultural history

Exploring Chinese Canadian cultural history

What impact did Christian missions have on the development of Chinese Canadian culture?

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Does the traditional family exist?

Does the traditional family exist?

Researcher Tina Block argues the traditional family has never really existed.

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Gunter Becomes Canada West Record Holder In Two Categories

Gunter Becomes Canada West Record Holder In Two Categories

WolfPack men’s volleyball player Brad Gunter (Courtenay, BC) is finishing his CIS career on a high note. He has taken over as the Canada West all time leading points scorer and kills leader.

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Events and Key Dates


Silent art auction and raffle

9 a.m. — TRU Art Gallery

Get some original artwork and other items as students graduating from the Bachelor of Fine Arts program raise money for their year-end show.


Startup Coffee

2 p.m. — House of Learning

Join this monthly meet-up of entrepreneurs, students, mentors and anyone interested in starting a business. Share your ideas and receive some valuable feedback and advice.


Environmental Sciences Seminar Series

4 p.m. — S 203

How do herbaceous plants respond to drought on a cellular-level?

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