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Minister of post-secondary education tours Kamloops campus

   Wednesday, March 22 2023

Minister Selina Robinson visited the Kamloops campus to learn more about TRU's priorities, programs and regional impact.

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Landscape photo of barn and farm animals.

Vet tech lifelike ‘live’stock now on campus

   Tuesday, March 21 2023

Animal simulators for use in TRU’s veterinary technology program — purchased through last year’s Fund-a-Need campaign — have arrived.

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Restoring the connection between people and plants

   Monday, March 6 2023

TRU botanist Dr. Lyn Baldwin lectures on reconciling the relationship between plants and people through story and image.

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Grad student takes the stage at national conference

   Thursday, February 23 2023

Master of Science in Environmental Science student Natalie Maslowski addressed the experts at this year's Accelerate 2023 conference.

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TRU partners with program that empowers youth

   Thursday, January 26 2023

A new partnership between TRU and Shad Canada gives Grades 10 and 11 students a chance to tackle real-world problems.

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New data science diploma leads to high-demand careers

   Friday, December 16 2022

A new program trains students for the rapidly growing field of data science.

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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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Science Events

Nelson Police Info Session

  Date: March 27, 2:30pm - 4:00pm
  Location: Old Main

Interested in a law enforcement career?

Mindfulness Meditation

  Date: February 7, 12:30pm - 1:00pm
  Location: Old Main

Join Multi-Faith Chaplain Venerable Ani Gawa Khandro in the Prayer Room (OM 2494) to learn about and practice mindful meditation.

So You Need a Data Management Plan (online)

  Date: March 29, 9:00am - 10:00am
  Location: Virtual

Data Management Plans (DMPs) are a useful tool that will helpyou manage your research data throughout the entire research lifecycle.

Mindful Movement Series

  Date: March 1, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
  Repeated Dates: Mar 8, Mar 15, Mar 22, Mar 29, Apr 5
  Location: Old Main

This series will help to decrease stress & tension, improve sleep quality, provide rest and relaxation and increase focus. X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:

Is your mind constantly racing?

Do you have tightness in your neck, shoulders or back?

Would you like to set aside time weekly to relax the body and rest the mind?

If this sounds like you, join the Wellness Centre for Mindful Movement classes with Cheryl Kinshella.

Cheryl has a BSc in Psychology and a Masters in Physical Therapy. She is a certified Transformational Meditation teacher with advanced training in trauma, social justice and the nervous system.

This series will help to decrease stress & tension, improve sleep quality, provide rest and relaxation and increase focus. 

Register for this event by emailing with the date(s) you will be attending.

Respiratory Therapy Program information session

  Date: March 29, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
  Location: Virtual

With four TRU program options to choose from, you can find apath that fulfills your goals and fits your schedule.

Therapy Dog Thursday

  Date: January 12, 10:00am - 12:00pm
  Location: Old Main

Find the therapy dogs chilling on Student Street in Old Main every Thursday from 10 a.m. to noon. 

Bachelor of Social Work information session

  Date: March 30, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
  Location: No location specified

Hear from a recent graduate and learn how your previous learning can transfer and apply to the Bachelor of Social Work.

Communication and Journalism social

  Date: March 30, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
  Location: Off Campus

All communications and journalism students, faculty and alumni are welcome to this social event.

Deadline to apply to graduate for Spring Convocation

  Date: March 31 - All Day
  Location: No location specified

Today is the deadline to apply to graduate for Spring Convocation.

Stick Games-Open Games Night

  Date: March 31, 6:00pm - 10:30pm
  Location: No location specified

As requested by TRU students and community members, we are hosting another stick game night.

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