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Researchers awarded prestigious federal grants

   Thursday, July 18 2019

Six TRU researchers will share in more than $400,000 from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council's Insight Program.

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Gatecrasher “a tiny miracle” for Buis

   Tuesday, July 2 2019

Susan Buis' first book of poetry, Gatecrasher, observes the physical structures humans create, and the natural landscapes we exist within.

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Devon Banks

TRU broadens perspective from small town to the wide world

   Friday, June 7 2019

The right program and classes small enough she could get to know people quickly made TRU the right fit for Devon Banks, arts valedictorian.

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Donald Lawrence, Professor, Visual Arts.

Lawrence a ‘culture changer’ in undergraduate arts research

   Friday, May 24 2019

Donald Lawrence has been recognized by the international Council of Undergraduate Research for his exceptional record of mentoring students.

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A logo for Barnacle Records made by a TRU visual arts student.

Ink meets vinyl in imaginative collaboration

   Monday, May 6 2019

In the second run of this project, visual arts students screen printed designs for a local record shop.

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New program opens doors to research early

   Thursday, April 25 2019

More than 200 students were introduced to research in the classroom this semester through the new Research Coach program.

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Hofmann’s Echolocation a deep dive into the heart

   Tuesday, April 23 2019

Karen Hofmann's latest book, Echolocation, is a collection of short stories about finding our way in relationships that are new and changing

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Dr. Darryl Carlyle-Moses

Rain research: Mitigating floods, examining climate change

   Monday, April 15 2019

Stemflow research being done at TRU can help urban planners and provide solutions to larger questions around climate change.

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Celebrating Research at TRU

   Monday, March 25 2019

A blend of workshops and presentations highlight this fourth annual Research Week.

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Dr. Heather Price with undergraduate researcher Nikola Klassen.

Bringing augmented reality to the justice system

   Friday, March 8 2019

Heather Price's high tech research aims to increase the accuracy of eye-witness testimony, and ease the burden on witnesses.

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