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STEM team members sitting: Beverly Ruberg, Susan Lister, Carol Rees and Ted Howe

STEM program: First-ever for TRU

   Monday, February 27 2017

A new Bachelor of Education degree is approved for future secondary school teachers of science and math.

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Civil liberties and 3D printing: Research projects get federal boost

   Wednesday, November 15 2017

Two TRU researchers were awarded Insight Development Grants from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council.

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Elder Cecilia DeRose

Williams Lake elder being honoured for passing on vast knowledge

   Thursday, November 9 2017

Cecilia DeRose is being recognized with an Indspire Award for being a champion of her native language and culture.

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EDSW Research Provocations Fall 2017 series: Dr. Jim Hu & Linda Westberg present

   Friday, November 3 2017

Dr. Jim Hu and Linda Westberg presented their work on preferred feedback approaches for second-language learners in their Nov. 1 talk.

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Calder Stegemann designated Professor Emerita

   Thursday, November 2 2017

Dr. Kim Calder Stegemann has been granted Professor Emerita status after retiring from her 22-year TRU career.

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Strategic Consultation on Research and Graduate Studies: DialogueIV

  Date: November 20, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
  Location: Campus Activity Centre

Graduate Studies program coordinators and graduate students are invited to participate in this session.

ESTR Market Grand Opening Celebration

  Date: November 22 - All Day
  Repeated Dates: Nov 22, Nov 23
  Location: Old Main

There will be special draws, giveaways and the opportunity to purchase the variety of handmade and local products.

Business Kickstart Speaker Series with Monique Vek

  Date: November 22, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
  Location: Campus Activity Centre

Join tomorrow’s leaders today and learn how following the crumbs can lead you to success.

Research Provocations

  Date: November 22, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
  Location: Arts and Education

Dr. Laura Doan, Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Education and Social Work, along with Master of Education student and Research Assistant Aksa Mughal, present, “The power of connections: The experiencesof early childhood educators in a pilot induction support project.”

Sustainable Development Goals Advocates certification

  Date: November 23, 6:00pm - 9:30pm
  Location: Campus Activity Centre

Obtain a Certificate of Training for Advocacy and Implementation from the Foundation for Environmental Stewardship.

Strategic Consultation on Research and Graduate Studies: DialogueVI

  Date: November 27, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
  Location: Campus Activity Centre

Undergraduate students and Indigenous scholars are invited toparticipate in this session.

Research Provocations

  Date: November 29, 5:00pm - 6:00pm
  Location: Arts and Education

Dr. Carol Rees, Associate Professor in the Faculty of Education and Social Work, presents, “Engaging middle school students’ interestand awareness of science through a science inquiry activity that incorporates online remote access to analytical instrumentation.”

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