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News

Indigenous health research gets $1 million boost

   Wednesday, June 21 2017

Led by Dr. Rod McCormick, TRU is now home to an international network of Indigenous health researchers, thanks to a $1 million federal grant

Indigenous wellness research binds communities together

   Tuesday, June 20 2017

Dr. Lisa Bourque Bearskin is a leader on a CIHR Catalyst Grant that explores Indigenous wellness in action.

Wine & Culinary Tourism Futures Conference

   Thursday, June 15 2017

Dr. John Hull is co-chairing the Wine and Culinary Futures Conference, set for this fall.

Nurses as bullies? Research aims to end workplace harassment

   Monday, June 12 2017

A WorkSafe BC-funded research project aims to arm nursing students with the skills they need to navigate a complex workplace.

Gold medal research leads to PhD scholarship

   Monday, June 5 2017

Governor General Academic Gold Medal winner Polina Denisova, MEd., will begin her PhD at the State University of New York in the fall.

Sand, sun, sea turtles and student research

   Thursday, June 1 2017

Colleen Black will spend eight weeks at Maui's Ho'okipa Beach conducting a research project aimed at creating more responsible tourists.

A closer look at human milk

   Tuesday, May 30 2017

"The Human Milk Project," part of The Breastfeeding Art Expo, opens this week, and features the work of a local artist and a TRU researcher.

Clean sweep for undergrad chemistry researchers

   Tuesday, May 23 2017

Isra Jaffar and Tyson Bodor took top honours in their categories at the Western Canadian Undergraduate Chemistry Conference.

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.

Events

Eid al-Fitr dinner

  Date: June 26, 5:00pm - 10:00pm
  Location: Campus Activity Centre

This dinner celebrates the end of Ramadan and hosted by the TRU Muslims Students Association, TRUSU Bangladesh, Pakistan and Saudi clubsX-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:

Eid al-Fitr means "festival of breaking the fast" and marks the end of the fasting month of Ramadan.

This year Eid al-Fitr is being organized by the TRU Muslims Students Association, TRUSU Bangladesh, Pakistan and Saudi clubs.

Join us for Eid Dinner at TRU Grand Hall on June 26th From 5pm. Tickets are available now. "Ticketwill be first come first serve".

Tickets

Contact any of thefollowing
250-299-3081
250-299-5447
778-319-7537
250-852-2231


Campus tours

  Date: June 27, 10:00am - 3:00pm
  Repeated Dates: Jun 1, Jun 2, Jun 9, Jun 8, Jun 7, Jun 6, Jun 14, Jun 13, Jun 15, Jun 16, Jun 23, Jun 22, Jun 21, Jun 20, Jun 27, Jun 28, Jun 29, Jun 30, Jul 5, Jul 6, Jul 7, Jul 8, Jul 15, Jul 14, Jul 13, Jul 12, Jul 11, Jul 18, Jul 19, Jul 20, Jul 21, Jul 22, Jul 29, Jul 28, Jul 27, Jul 26, Jul 25, Aug 1, Aug 2, Aug 3, Aug 4, Aug 11, Aug 10, Aug 9, Aug 8, Aug 15, Aug 16, Aug 17, Aug 18, Aug 24, Aug 23, Aug 22, Aug 25
  Location: No location specified

Tours run Monday through Friday until the end of August. Takea guided walk and learn more about what campus has to offer.


Gardens tour — Horticulture Gardens

  Date: June 28, 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.


Canada Day

  Date: July 3 - All Day
  Location: No location specified

Most campus services will be closed to observe Canada Day.


Gardens tour — regular tour

  Date: July 5, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
  Location: No location specified

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


Two different two-day coding workshops

  Date: July 8 - All Day
  Location: Thompson Rivers University

Choose between two intro courses: Introduction To Web Technologies or Introduction to Mobile App Development.


Gardens tour — annuals and perennials

  Date: July 12, 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.


Two-day short-term coding workshops

  Date: July 15 - All Day
  Location: Thompson Rivers University

Choose between two intro courses: Introduction to Programmingwith Arduino or Cyber Security and Privacy Issues


Tom Owen Memorial Green Golf Tournament

  Date: July 19, 4:30pm - 9:00pm
  Location: Off Campus

Dress up in costumes, putter around the course and raise money for the TRU Tom Owen Environmental Sustainability Award.


Gardens tour — evergreens and planters

  Date: July 19, 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.


Mind over Metal girls-only camp

  Date: July 24, 8:30am - 7:30pm
  Location: No location specified

This intro camp covers safety, welding processes and completing projects, including cowbells, business card holders, roses and steelart.


Gardens tour — Horticulture Gardens

  Date: July 26, 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.


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