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Career Night in Canada puck drop

   Wednesday, January 10 2018

Students and employers will faceoff on January 16 at the debut of Career Night in Canada—hosted by TRU's Career Education Department.

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Cole’s Notes: the ever-present power of networking

   Wednesday, November 22 2017

During his time as a co-op student with Career Education, Cole Weber explored the keys to success for post-graduation employment.

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Volunteerism at the heart of success

   Monday, November 20 2017

The Co-op Student of the Year remarked: "the common thread that exists between co-op and volunteer commitment is service to others."

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Cole’s Notes: The classroom-to-workplace transition

   Wednesday, November 1 2017

Cole Weber documented his experiences through co-operative education in a three-part series Cole’s Notes: One Student’s Journey through Co-operative Education

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Career Education an ally to students

   Tuesday, September 12 2017

Recent graduate Amelia Galuska credits Career Education as being an ally. "It’s nice having someone on your side at TRU.”

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HR rising star

   Tuesday, April 25 2017

Bachelor of Business Administration grad Larissa Pepper is a finalist for a prestigious human resources award.

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Support and services available throughout the summer semesters

   Tuesday, April 25 2017

Set goals, stay on top of your studies, support your health and wellbeing; take advantage of the slower pace on campus over the summer.

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Capturing the attention of potential employers

   Monday, April 24 2017

Jon Spence, a Campus Recruiter for TD Bank's Consumer Banking Associate Program, describes the key elements that lead to employment success.

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Career Education and the TRU connection

   Tuesday, April 18 2017

“Co-op helped build content for my resume; you need experience in your chosen field to get the interview. The rest is up to your attitude and work ethic.”

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Engaging introverts, extroverts and everyone in between

   Monday, April 10 2017

During recent workshops, higher education professional Amma Marfo shared successful strategic solutions for both introverts and extroverts.

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International students medical insurance info session

  Date: January 17, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
  Location: International Building (IB)

For new and returning international students: everything you need to know about medical insurance in Canada.

Philosophy, History Politics student conference

  Date: January 18 - All Day
  Repeated Dates: Jan 18, Jan 19, Jan 20
  Location: Various locations on campus

Explore the past and present through presentations in philosophy, history, and politics during this student-organized conference.

Live at TRU series: Cheng²Duo

  Date: January 18, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
  Location: Clock Tower

This sister and brother duo brings a refreshing interpretation to classical music, with Silvie Cheng on piano and Bryan on cello.

Get this Party Started! Time management and procrastination workshop

  Date: January 18, 4:30pm - 5:55pm
  Location: Old Main

Learn some tips to develop and strengthen your time management skills so you can reduce your stress and get on to other things.

Vancouver: respiratory therapy program info session

  Date: January 18, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
  Location: Off Campus

Learn more about this exciting profession in allied health care and what you can do with it and where it can take you.

Kelowna: respiratory therapy program info session

  Date: January 18, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
  Location: Off Campus

Learn more about this exciting health care profession, whichis in high demand.

Just One Person: Health Care in disaster and Conflict Zones

  Date: January 18, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
  Location: Brown Family House of Learning

Hear from a TRU alumna and learn about her work with refugees, those fighting Ebola and those affected by a destructive earthquake in Nepal.

Trades and Tech Thursdays

  Date: November 23, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
  Repeated Dates: Jan 18, Feb 15, Mar 15, Apr 19, May 24, Jun 21, Jul 19, Aug 23, Sep 20
  Location: Trades &\; Technology Building

Learn more about trades and tech options while getting answers directly from those in the know.

Aboriginal students winter orientation day 2

  Date: January 19, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
  Location: Cplul'kw'ten The Gathering Place

Tobacco Ties & Sweetgrass is the theme for the second day of orientation.

IRCC workshop

  Date: January 19, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
  Location: International Building (IB)

For international students needing assistance with different permits.

International students late arrival orientation

  Date: January 19, 4:30pm - 7:30pm
  Location: International Building (IB)

For students who missed info sessions/workshops during the International Student Orientation.

Is Elon Musk the President of Mars?

  Date: January 19, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
  Location: Brown Family House of Learning

Many of the governance challenges that currently exist on Earth will soon exist in Space.

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