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Egyptian student gets prime minister’s attention

   Wednesday, January 16 2019

Despite being blind from birth, Nada Abdelghaffar is working on her journalism degree and striving to make government accessible for all.

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Theatre grad writes about comedy and tragedy in 10-minute play competition

   Monday, December 17 2018

TRU theatre alum is a finalist in an Okanagan 10-minute play competition.

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First Interior university research funding opportunity opens

   Thursday, December 13 2018

Faculty are encouraged to apply for the Disaster PR3 grant, valued at $40,000, and managed by the Interior University Research Coalition.

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Cosmic display comes to downtown

   Wednesday, December 5 2018

The Kamloops Art Gallery decided they want Donald Lawrence's comet sculpture to be on display overtop the TNRD Civic Building entrance.

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Dodic decorated with cheque for delicate fabric depiction

   Tuesday, November 27 2018

Sophia Dodic's painting has hung in display for the past five months and was recently rewarded with $2,000 for her talents.

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Eight students become independent researchers

   Monday, November 26 2018

Eight students have been awarded $4,500 UREAP scholarships, allowing them to spend the winter conducting independent research.

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Play paints a picture of artist’s world

   Thursday, November 22 2018

Step back a century and celebrate a Canadian icon with The Actors Workshop Theatre production of The Magnificent Voyage of Emily Carr.

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$78,000 awarded to undergraduate research apprentices

   Monday, November 19 2018

Apprenticeships allow faculty to hire students as researchers, and provide students with meaningful mentorship and training opportunities.

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Expressing surrealism with fire, floods and rotting fruit

   Thursday, November 15 2018

This Fine Arts graduate is inspired by making the surreal world a reality.

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New Research Coach program a guaranteed winner

   Thursday, November 8 2018

Applications are now being accepted for TRU's new Research Coach program, designed to encourage new students to engage in research.

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Art exhibit, Visual Communications: Digital Imaging for Industry

  Date: January 10, 12:00pm - 5:00pm
  Repeated Dates: Jan 11, Jan 14, Jan 15, Jan 16, Jan 17, Jan 18, Jan 21, Jan 22, Jan 23, Jan 24
  Location: Art Gallery

First- and second-year communications students showcase best practices of digital imaging for industry.

Reflections on Israel and Palestine Through the Lens of Compassionate Listening

  Date: January 24, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
  Location: Campus Activity Centre

Karen Ridd recalls her participation in the recent 33rd Compassionate Listening Journey to the Heart of Israel and Palestine.

Live theatre: Mourning Becomes Electra

  Date: February 28, 7:30pm - 11:00pm
  Repeated Dates: Feb 28, Mar 1, Mar 2, Mar 7, Mar 8, Mar 9
  Location: Old Main

High drama, fascinating characters, imagery and allusion characterize this re-imagining of a Greek tragedy set after the US Civil War.

TRU Job Fair 2019

  Date: March 7, 10:00am - 3:00pm
  Location: Campus Activity Centre

Attend the largest job fair held at a post-secondary institution in the BC Interior and one of the largest in the province.

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