Bob Gaglardi School of Business and Economics

Field Schools

Our Field School program was put on hold due to the global COVID-19 pandemic. We are working with partners for a possible February 2023 trip.

To express your interest in upcoming Field School opportunities, please contact Lisa Lake, Coordinator, International Partnerships and Programs, at llake@tru.ca.

Below is an example of a field study from 2020.


Field study in the Netherlands

Feb. 14 - 23, 2020 | Avans University of Applied Science

Travel to the city of Breda for one week to discover local industries, collaborate with Avans Hogeschool faculty and students and explore Amsterdam.

Instructor
Dr. Andrew Fergus
Trip includes
BUSN 3990: Design Thinking for Business, accommodation (Breda and Amsterdam), ground transportation (rail), site visits and most meals.
Student cost
Tuition + $500 + airfare
Travel dates
Feb. 14-23, 2020 (TRU Reading Break)
Flight details
Depart Kamloops airport and fly directly to Amsterdam, take a train to Breda. Return to Kamloops.
Participant requirements
Must have current valid passport — international students may require a visa
Application deadline
Friday, Nov. 29, 2019