Student Leadership

Updated September 3, 2020 (COVID Information/Update)

Peer Mentors are available for virtual appointments. Please contact Umme at to book an appointment. Once your email is received you will receive an email confirmation from the Learning Strategist.
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TRU Peer Mentors Workshop Series

The TRU Peer Mentors demonstrate initiative, innovation, and creativity on a daily basis on our campus. Peer Mentor Programs include Social Media Ambassadors, Indigenous Peer Mentors, Writing Centre Tutors and many more!

Click here to get involved in a Peer Mentor Program

TRU Peer Mentors or students interested in getting involved in leadership opportunities, developing skills, or professional development are welcome to attend the following workshops:

Upcoming Workshop




Previous Workshops


Active Listening Webinar


 Facilitated by Ann Pollock, Open Learning Faculty Member, this session will focus on the concepts of active listening and open communication to help you learn valuable communication tools to successfully support you in your peer mentor or helping roles.  January 19, 2021  4:30 pm - 5:30 pm   

Steps Towards Success Series

The Steps Towards Success series is an opportunity for students to connect with peers, learn how to access resources on campus, and engage in skill-building interactive sessions. This series will cultivate a sense of belonging, boost student well-being, and empower students to take ownership over their own success. Sessions are offered through Moodle synchronously and asynchronously. For more information or to register, visit our website. January 20 - Feb 3, 2021

Live sessions: 10 am - 11 am 

Recordings will be available in Moodle after.

Together We Bannock

Register Here

In collaboration with the Indigenous Education Office for Indigenous Awareness Week, the Office of Student Life invites you to join a bannock making cook-along demonstration. Ingredient kits will be provided to all residents of Canada who register by Feb 15, 2021. Peer Mentor priority registration ends Feb 10, 2021. Students abroad may register but will be asked to provide their own supplies.  

Feb 25, 2021    5 pm - 6 pm PST  

Peer Mentor Thank You Gifts 

As a token of our appreciation for all your hard work this unprecedented year, the Office of Student Life would like to mail you a thank-you gift.  

Please contact your Coordinator or for the reservation form.  

*This is only available to TRU Peer Mentors.  

Deadline to reserve a gift: Feb 26, 2021

Other Opportunities to Get Involved:

LinkedIn Learning: Leadership Development Playlist

Are you looking to sharpen your leadership development skills? Access thousands of videos on LinkedIn Learning, free for TRU staff, faculty, and students!

Check out this playlist created specifically for TRU Students.  


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