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Jeff McLaughlin in his office at TRU

USA and EU relations in Austria

   Friday, May 19 2017

Jeff McLaughlin, Philosophy, History and Politics chair, will be speaking about our commonalities and cultural differences.

A new kind of cattle ranch

   Thursday, May 11 2017

Dr. John Church's research using drones to manage cattle is highlighted in the latest issue of Alberta Farmer Express.

Lisa Bourque Bearskin

Hearing the Indigenous voice in health care

   Thursday, May 11 2017

Dr. Lisa Bourque Bearskin encouraged University of Manitoba nursing students to "hear the Indigenous voice" in health care.

On May 9, will the youth vote?

   Tuesday, May 2 2017

An Elections BC-funded research project found youth are less likely to vote because parties fail to address their chief concerns.

Behind Bitcoin

   Monday, May 1 2017

Open Learning faculty member John Prpić recently published a paper looking into the blockchain phenomenon and the technology behind Bitcoin.

Mitigating climate change impact through grassland management

   Friday, April 28 2017

Dr. Lauchlan Fraser's research team uses remote sensing to predict soil carbon across BC grasslands.

Research internship sends student abroad

   Wednesday, April 26 2017

Mathew Norman will spend his summer in Germany as part of a RISE-Globalink Research Internship.

All set to contribute to TRU’s research community

   Friday, April 21 2017

The 2017-2018 Undergraduate Research Ambassadors and Graduate Research Mentors have been announced.

Research tackles predatory publishing

   Tuesday, April 18 2017

Associate Professor Dr. Derek Pyne wrote an op-ed about predatory publishing at Canadian business schools for the Ottawa Citizen.

Biologist awarded prestigious professorship

   Tuesday, April 18 2017

Dr. Matt Reudink has been awarded the Northcote and Brink Professorship, which will allow him to push the limits of his research program.

Events

Gardens tour — annuals and planters

  Date: May 24, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
  Location: Horticulture Gardens

Learn more about some of the annuals and planters on campus during a TRU Friends of the Gardens tour.


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


Gardens tour — regular tour

  Date: May 31, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
  Location: Horticulture Gardens

Learn more about some of the plants on campus during a TRU Friends of the Gardens tour.


NSERC Community Engagement Visit

  Date: June 1, 11:00am - 1:00pm
  Location: No location specified

Engagement meetings are a great way for TRU's research community to learn about NSERC's grants, scholarships and partnerships.


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.


Convocation: Science

  Date: June 7, 10:00am - 11:30am
  Location: Tournament Capital Centre (TCC)

Celebrate the completion of diplomas and degrees from the Faculty of Science.


Convocation: Business and Economics

  Date: June 7, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
  Location: Tournament Capital Centre (TCC)

Celebrate the completion of certificates, diplomas, degreesand post baccalaureates from the School of Business and Economics.


Gardens tour — Horticulture Gardens

  Date: June 7, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
  Location: Horticulture Gardens

Learn more about TRU's Horticulture Gardens during a TRU Friends of the Gardens tour.


Convocation: Education and Social Work and Adventure, Culinary Arts and Tourism

  Date: June 8, 10:00am - 11:30am
  Location: Tournament Capital Centre (TCC)

Celebrate the completion of certificates, diplomas, degreesand post baccalaureates.


Convocation: Nursing and Trades and Technology

  Date: June 8, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
  Location: Tournament Capital Centre (TCC)

Celebrate the completion of certificates, diplomas and degrees from the School of Nursing and from the School of Trades and Technology.


Convocation: Arts

  Date: June 9, 10:00am - 11:30am
  Location: Tournament Capital Centre (TCC)

Celebrate the completion of certificates, diplomas, degreesand post baccalaureates from the Faculty of Arts.


Convocation: Law

  Date: June 9, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
  Location: Tournament Capital Centre (TCC)

Celebrate the completion of program requirements.


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