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TRU joins US-Canada team to improve wildfire prediction models

   Tuesday, November 7 2023

TRU joins newly created U.S.-Canada Centre on Climate-Resilient Western Interconnected Grid, led by the Universities of Utah and Calgary.

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A bird in the hand provides great data

   Monday, October 30 2023

A TRU grad student is filling critical gaps in understanding the annual life cycles of songbirds.

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TRU introduces Institute for Wildfire Science, Adaptation and Resiliency

   Tuesday, October 24 2023

TRU is on the precipice of establishing an Institute for Wildfire Science, Adaptation and Resiliency after endorsement by Senate.

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Supporting innovation and better, healthier lives for British Columbians

   Friday, October 20 2023

TRU is among several BC universities receiving funds for research infrastructure.

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Polar bear cubs in a natural setting

Human action key to polar bear survival

   Wednesday, October 4 2023

Advocating for polar bears has taken TRU alum Alysa McCall from the busy streets of New York City to the steamy tropics of Australia.

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Veterinary Technology program receives national accreditation

   Friday, September 29 2023

TRU's Veterinary Technology Diploma program is now accredited by the Canadian Veterinary Medical Association, giving grads more options.

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Discovery Grants boost student assistance for TRU researchers

   Tuesday, August 29 2023

TRU researchers have received a total of $912,500 through the NSERC Discovery Grants Program.

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Alum promotes Indigenous perspective in engineering

   Tuesday, August 29 2023

PhD student Danilo Caron drew upon the support of his family when committing to return to post-secondary school.

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Indigenous science camp returns to campus

   Tuesday, August 8 2023

The long running TRU Indigenous Summer Science Camp is back after a pandemic-related hiatus since 2019.

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animal health technology building

Research, advocacy, leadership: An exciting career in veterinary medicine

   Tuesday, August 1 2023

Teresa McKernan (AHT ’86) knows firsthand all the places being a registered veterinary technologist can take you.

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Science Events

TRU staff children’s christmas party

  Date: December 10, 10:00am - 12:00pm
  Location: Campus Activity Centre

Join us at the Grand Hall and Terrace Room in the Campus Activity Centre on Sunday, Dec. 10 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. 

Virtual info session – What to expect in your courses

  Date: December 12, 9:00am - 10:00am
  Location: No location specified

If you’re a new student and your schedule is jam-packed, join the orientation team to make sense of expectations and course components.X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:

If you’re a new student and your schedule is jam-packed with lectures, labs and seminars, join the orientation team to make sense ofexpectations and course components.

The virtual info session is Tuesday, Dec. 12 from 9 - 10 a.m.

Register here!

Open Learning orientation

  Date: December 13, 2:00pm - 3:00pm
  Location: No location specified

Join TRU Open Learning (OL) on Dec. 13 for an online orientation event that will provide you with knowledge to succeed in online studies!

Respiratory Therapy – info session

  Date: December 14, 4:30pm - 5:30pm
  Location: No location specified

Become a leader in this exciting field! We offer the Respiratory Therapy Diploma.

Bachelor of Communication and Digital Journalism – info session

  Date: December 14, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
  Location: No location specified

Become a leader in this exciting field! We offer the Bachelorof Communication and Digital Journalism program.

Winter Solstice

  Date: December 21 - All Day
  Location: No location specified

Winter Term 2024 ⁠— due date for tuition and fee payment (domestic and international)

  Date: December 22 - All Day
  Location: No location specified

View the web page to learn more.

Winter break starts

  Date: December 25 - All Day
  Location: No location specified

Campus is closed.

Winter break ends

  Date: January 2 - All Day
  Location: No location specified

Campus re-opens for the Winter 2024 semester.

Winter 2024 classes start

  Date: January 3 - All Day
  Location: No location specified

Classes for the Winter 2024 semester begin.

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