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Changing higher education for a changing world

   Wednesday, November 23 2022

The 3M National Teaching Fellowship's 2022 cohort is setting out to revolutionize the landscape of Canadian post-secondary education.

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Newly accredited Software Engineering program boosts student success

   Thursday, October 13 2022

On July 7, after a rigorous peer-review process, the Software Engineering program at TRU became accredited.

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Feeding elk at the BC Wildlife Park

Alumni walk the wild side

   Thursday, September 29 2022

How do you become a zookeeper at the BC Wildlife Park? In addition to the requisite love for animals, attending TRU could help.

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International student Kateryna Tretiakova

Scholarship helps Ukrainian student focus on studies, family

   Wednesday, September 28 2022

A timely scholarship is providing help during a difficult period in this Ukrainian student's journey.

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TRU researchers awarded over $500,000 through Discovery Grants

   Thursday, June 23 2022

Three Thompson Rivers University researchers have received $590,000 through the federal NSERC Discovery Grants program.

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TRU student awarded prestigious medal for academic excellence

   Monday, June 20 2022

TRU student Bhavithry Sen Puliparambil has received the Governor General’s Gold Medal for highest academic standing at the graduate level.

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Imogen Padmore with her mom Christabel

Young survivor hands out respiratory therapist award

   Monday, June 20 2022

Eight-year-old Imogen Padmore presented an award named in her honour at the Respiratory Therapy award ceremony during Spring Convocation.

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The Wall of Recognition at Wells Gray Education & Research Centre.

Wells Gray Education and Research Centre supporters recognized

   Monday, June 20 2022

Dignitaries joined philanthropists and academics at TRU’s Wells Gray Education and Research Centre (WGERC) on June 2.

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Award-winning microbiologist learns from her students

   Monday, June 13 2022

Dr. Naowarat (Ann) Cheeptham is being awarded the 3M National Teaching Fellowship Award and her students feel it's well deserved.

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Engineering the future

   Tuesday, May 31 2022

The first five students in Software Engineering graduate this spring, marking a milestone for the program.

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Science Events

Parent Information Night: Before the Application

  Date: December 8, 7:00pm - 8:30pm
  Location: Virtual

Parents, join the Future Students Team to learn about TRU and gain the knowledge and resources to support your future post-secondary student


Master of Arts in Human Rights and Social Justice Virtual Information Session

  Date: December 9, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
  Location: Virtual

Please join Dr. Wilson Bell and Ms. Kate Hawkins as they answer all questions related to the new Master of Arts program.


Trades and Tech Thursdays

  Date: February 17, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
  Repeated Dates: Mar 17, Apr 21, May 19, Jun 16, Jul 21, Aug 18, Sep 15, Oct 20, Nov 17, Dec 15
  Location: Trades &\; Technology Building

TRU’s Trades and Tech Thursdays give you the chance to find out about all your trades and technology options while getting answers directly. Trades workers are in high demand and TRU’s programs give you state-of-the-art training. We can jumpstart your career in: Mechanics Carpentry Electrical Gas fitting Horticulture Instrumentation Plumbing/pipefitting Welding Have you ever considered...X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:

TRU’s Trades and Tech Thursdays give you the chance to find out about all your trades and technology options while getting answers directly.
Trades workers are in high demand and TRU’s programs give you state-of-the-art training.
We can jumpstart your career in:
  • Mechanics
  • Carpentry
  • Electrical
  • Gas fitting
  • Horticulture
  • Instrumentation
  • Plumbing/pipefitting
  • Welding

Have you ever considered moving into management with a bachelor’s degree in technology or in trades and technology leadership? That is an option too!

If you are curious, come out. If you have questions, bring them.
Everyone is welcome! We look forward to seeing you!
RSVP one day inadvance with dgeiger@tru.ca as there are no drop-ins.


Discover TRU – Virtual Information Session

  Date: December 15, 6:30pm - 7:30pm
  Location: Virtual

Join us online to learn what it’s like to be a TRU student while we uncover the top 10 reasons to choose TRU.


Virtual Speed Friending Mixer

  Date: December 20, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
  Location: No location specified

Make new friends before you even get to campus, or reconnectwith pals over the winter break! Virtual Speed Friending is back!


Winter Break

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

Campus closed for Winter Break.


WolfPack Women’s Volleyball Game

  Date: January 6, 5:30pm - 8:00pm
  Location: No location specified

Come out to the TCC Gym and cheer on your TRU WolfPack women's volleyball team


WolfPack Women’s Volleyball Game

  Date: January 7, 3:00pm - 5:30pm
  Location: No location specified

Come out to the TCC Gym and cheer on your TRU WolfPack women's volleyball team!


Bachelor of Social Work Virtual Info Session

  Date: January 9, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
  Location: No location specified

Bachelor of Social Work Program Virtual Info Sessions During the session we will discuss TRU, the program, and the application process.  Register for an information session using the links below:   Informationsession dates: Tuesday, November 29th 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM https://tru-ca.zoom.us/meeting/register/u5AsduispjwiH9TPBbkNDEpqAIY_npVvgtXY    Thursday, December 1st 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM https://tru-ca.zoom.us/meeting/register/u5Alf-yqqjIrHdI87tb__tgwYi6457k-GoeI  Monday, January...


Respiratory Therapy Program Information Session

  Date: January 10, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
  Location: Ken Lepin Building

Join to learn all about Respiratory Therapy at TRU!


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