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Tyson Bodor holds his CSC Silver Medal.

Positive reactions: TRU’s top chemistry grads win Silver medals

   Friday, December 15 2017

The two top TRU chemistry students graduating this year have been awarded the Canadian Society for Chemistry Silver Medal.

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BC’s Interior universities join forces to take research to a new level

   Friday, December 15 2017

The MOU recognizes the interest TRU, UBCO and UNBC have in research and how through collaboration, they can bring benefits to communities.

TRU genomics lab a first for the BC Interior

   Monday, December 11 2017

The BC Interior's first high-throughput genomics lab is now open at TRU, under the direction of Biology faculty member Jonathan Van Hamme.

TRU researcher named as one of nation’s top new scholars

   Tuesday, November 28 2017

Dr. Richard Oppong was inducted into the Royal Society of Canada's College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists.

Crowd control research nets national award

   Wednesday, November 22 2017

Tunisian undergraduate Houssem Zouaghi received the Mitacs Award for Outstanding innovation for his work with TRU's Dr. Andrew Park.

Ten students awarded undergraduate research grants

   Tuesday, November 21 2017

Ten students have been awarded $4,500 UREAP scholarships to conduct independent research projects.

Canada 150+ exhibit showcases meaningful creativity

   Friday, November 17 2017

The Canada 150+ exhibit showcased works by students, faculty and staff responding to the question “What does Canada mean to you?"

Highland Valley Copper supports creation of Centre for Ecosystem Reclamation

   Thursday, November 16 2017

Highland Valley Copper pledged $200,000 in cash and $150,000 in-kind support for the establishment of an Industrial Research Chair at TRU.

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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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Entrepreneurs learn to see gaps, then fill them

   Thursday, November 2 2017

Turn your entrepreneurial idea into reality during the Make Passion Your Paycheck series of speakers and workshops.

Events

CFBX radio’s year end show

  Date: December 17, 12:00pm - 6:00pm
  Location: CFBX radio

Celebrate campus and community radio and the end of 2017 during interviews with station show hosts and live music by local musicians.


Moodle – Drop In

  Date: December 20, 10:00am - 12:00pm
  Location: BC Centre for Open Learning (BCCOL)

Room: OL 346 Presenter: Brian Lamb Workshop


TRU closed for the winter break

  Date: December 25 - All Day
  Repeated Dates: Dec 25, Dec 26, Dec 27, Dec 28, Dec 29, Dec 30, Jan 1
  Location: No location specified

TRU is closed for the holiday season, starting at noon on Dec. 22, 2017 and reopening Jan. 2, 2018.


Winter Orientation resource fair

  Date: January 12, 12:30pm - 2:00pm
  Location: Student Street

For students new to TRU and those who are are returning to learn more about the variety of supports, resources and services available.


Kamloops: Respiratory therapy info session

  Date: January 15, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
  Location: Ken Lepin Building

Explore the many career options available. Learn what the admission requirements are and what the admission process is.


Philosophy, History Politics student conference

  Date: January 18 - All Day
  Repeated Dates: Jan 18, Jan 19, Jan 20
  Location: Various locations on campus

Explore the past and present through presentations in philosophy, history, and politics during this student-organized conference.


Live at TRU series: Cheng2Duo

  Date: January 18, 12:30pm - 1:30pm
  Location: Clock Tower

This sister and brother duo brings a refreshing interpretation to classical music, with Silvie Cheng on piano and Bryan on cello.


Get this Party Started! Time management and procrastination workshop

  Date: January 18, 4:30pm - 5:55pm
  Location: Old Main

Learn some tips to develop and strengthen your time management skills so you can reduce your stress and get on to other things.


Vancouver: respiratory therapy program info session

  Date: January 18, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
  Location: Off Campus

Learn more about this exciting health care profession, whichis in high demand. Find out about the many options available to applicants, the admission requirements and application process. TRU is the only institution in BC that has a Respiratory Therapy Program. This information session is being held at St. Paul’s Hospital in the Hurlburt Auditorium....


Kelowna: respiratory therapy program info session

  Date: January 18, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
  Location: Off Campus

Learn more about this exciting health care profession, whichis in high demand.


Trades and Tech Thursdays

  Date: January 18, 7:00pm - 8:00pm
  Repeated Dates: Jan 18, Feb 15, Mar 15, Apr 19, May 24, Jun 21, Jul 19, Aug 23, Sep 20
  Location: Trades &\; Technology Building

Learn more about trades and tech options while getting answers directly from those in the know.


Surviving the Classroom: Note-taking and test-taking techniques

  Date: January 25, 4:30pm - 5:55pm
  Location: Old Main

Learn some note-taking and test-taking strategies that can beused in lectures and while reading.


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