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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.

Water safety–Lifeguard Outreach Society

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.

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TRU Day of Giving debuts at foundation breakfast

   Thursday, November 2 2017

This year's theme is "every donation matters" as TRU continues to expand its programs, equipment, research opportunities and buildings.

Supporting those who care for our littlest learners

   Wednesday, November 1 2017

Supported by a $10,000 grant from Make Children First, Dr. Laura Doan researches ways to reduce high turnover in early childhood education.

$90,000 awarded to undergraduate research apprentices

   Tuesday, October 31 2017

Thirty students will be funded through the Undergraduate Research Apprentice program.

Four new community research projects awarded funding

   Friday, October 27 2017

A series of new research projects are designed to provide students with opportunities to conduct community-engaged research.

Events

Considering the past, present and future of industrial agri-foodsystems

  Date: November 23, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
  Location: Ken Lepin Building

A systems-level perspective is presented, describing the recent history, status quo and potential futures of industrial agri-food systems.


TRU Foundation Awards

  Date: November 23, 5:00pm - 5:45pm
  Location: Gym

More than 600 students receiving awards from the TRU Foundation will be recognized at the annual TRU Foundation Awards ceremony.


Annual TRU Foundation Awards

  Date: November 23, 5:00pm - 5:45pm
  Location: Gym

Over 600 students will be honoured at the TRU Foundation Awards ceremony.


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.


Winter Festival

  Date: November 23, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
  Location: Culinary Arts Training Centre

This is our 2nd annual signature event hosted by TRU CulinaryArts and their students.


Trades and Tech Thursdays

  Date: November 23, 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 Centre of Excellence &\; Innovation

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


Live Theatre: Laundry and Bourbon and Lone Star

  Date: November 23, 7:30pm - 11:00pm
  Repeated Dates: Nov 23, Nov 24, Nov 25, Nov 30, Dec 1, Dec 2
  Location: No location specified

...all he has left are memories of his glory days, his adoring younger brother Ray, his wife Elizabeth, and beloved 1959 pink Thunderbird...


Strategic Consultation on Research and Graduate Studies: DialogueV

  Date: November 24, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
  Location: Campus Activity Centre

TRU Librarians and Open Learning faculty are invited to participate in this session.


Silent art auction

  Date: November 27 - All Day
  Repeated Dates: Nov 27, Nov 28, Nov 29, Nov 30, Dec 1
  Location: Art Gallery

Collect amazing Christmas gifts, promote new student artistsand help promote the Visual Arts Student Association.


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.


The law and technology and access to justice

  Date: November 28, 11:00am - 12:00pm
  Location: Old Main

Leading experts discuss the exciting changes and opportunities that advances in technology and opening access to justice bring.


BCLC Technology and Innovation Speaker Series

  Date: November 28, 4:00pm - 5:30pm
  Location: Campus Activity Centre

Driving transportation technology beyond the limits of the road is the topic.


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