Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Major Research Events

Research Day

Held each fall, Research Day provides an opportunity to learn about new research initiatives and funding opportunities that will impact you and your students during the upcoming year, and serves as a vehicle to network with faculty and community in order to develop rich research collaborations.

Research Week

A week-long celebration of TRU’s growing research capacity and our commitment to high-quality, interdisciplinary research.

180-second Research Challenge

Deliver a compelling presentation of your research to a non-specialist audience — in 180 seconds or less — using only a single static slide.

In a Nutshell

Can you sum up your research in three minutes? This is your time to find out! As part of TRU’s annual Research Week, we're having our second annual head-to-head competition for undergraduate students.

TRU Three Minute Thesis (3MT)

The Three Minute Thesis is an internationally recognized research communication competition. 3MT was developed by the University of Queensland in 2008 to challenge thesis-based graduate students to deliver a compelling presentation of their research and its significance in three minutes or less to a non-specialist audience.

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