News & Events

Sarah Ewart and Dave Barroqueiro were part of a TRU Law team that developed a series of apps to help people access COVID assistance programs.

Law team creates blog and apps for COVID-19 assistance

   Wednesday, April 22 2020

A team of 15 TRU Law students, faculty and alumni collaborated to create a series of apps to help people find out how to access financial help during the pandemic.

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The legal team of Meaghan McMahon, Anita Szigeti and Ruby Dhand in the Supreme Court of Canada.

TRU Law Professor Advocates in the Supreme Court of Canada

   Thursday, March 5 2020

Dr. Ruby Dhand was part of a legal team challenging the unilateral application of Christopher's Law in the Supreme Court of Canada.

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Frank Quinn

Donor gives $250,000 for single-parent law students

   Friday, January 17 2020

Lawyer and long-time TRU supporter Frank Quinn has donated $250,000 for new bursaries benefiting single parents studying law.

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Record year for investment in undergraduate research

   Wednesday, December 4 2019

So far this year, 41 students have been awarded UREAP scholarships for a total investment of $250,000.

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TRU Law Access to Justice Week

Access to Justice Week examines reducing barriers

   Friday, November 15 2019

TRU Law embraced Access to Justice Week with events for students and the community to learn about the issues and how to access services.

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TRU Law Vancouver Alumni Reception held on September 20

Record turnout for TRU Law alumni events

   Monday, October 21 2019

TRU Law hosted two alumni events in September, in Calgary and Vancouver, with record turnouts.

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Old Main Law Entrance

Law faculty member advances trans rights in Canada

   Friday, October 18 2019

TRU Law's Samuel Singer awarded The Ontario Bar Association Foundation's Fellowship in Research for work advancing transgender legal rights.

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Dr. Chris Hunt

Law faculty member edits book on privileges

   Wednesday, October 2 2019

Dr. Chris Hunt, associate professor in the Faculty of Law, has edited the new book, Perspectives on Evidentiary Privileges.

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The latest issue of the Canadian Journal of Comparative and Contemporary Law zeroes in on animal law.

TRU Law faculty and students publish journal on animal law

   Thursday, September 12 2019

The latest Canadian Journal of Comparative and Contemporary Law, edited by TRU Law faculty and students, takes a close look at animal law.

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2019 Law grad Oliver Verenca

TRU Law medal winner stresses being kind

   Tuesday, August 20 2019

TRU’s recipient of the Law Society of BC Gold Medal for 2019 is doing a clerkship with the BC Court of Appeal.

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Virtual Spring Convocation 2020

  Date: June 22 - All Day
  Location: Online

Participate in TRU's virtual Spring Convocation.

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