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Grant expands Wells Gray research centre

   Thursday, June 11 2020

TRU received $150,000 from the Wells Gray Community Forest Corporation, solidifying plans for a four-season facility in Wells Gray Park.

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Naowarat (Ann) Cheeptham is one of this year's D2L award winners for innovation in teaching and learning.

Small study subjects reap big award

   Thursday, June 11 2020

Naowarat (Ann) Cheeptham is one of this year’s esteemed recipients of the D2L (Desire2Learn) Innovation Award in Teaching and Learning.

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Larsen awarded professorship for ecological research contributions

   Thursday, May 28 2020

Dr. Karl Larsen has been awarded the Northcote and Brink Professorship for his research that has led to provincial changes in how we manage our landscape for the benefit of BC's most vulnerable species.

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Ducks hatched by Animal Health Technology April 2020

Hatched at home and avatar physicists: Faculty of Science rolls with COVID changes

   Thursday, May 21 2020

When classes moved to alternate delivery, four unhatched ducks weren't lost in the shuffle.

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TRU Clinical Co-ordinator and Associate Teaching Professor for the Respiratory Therapy program, Mike Lemphers

Students graduate straight to the COVID-19 frontlines

   Thursday, May 7 2020

As the novel coronavirus swept around the globe and killed thousands of people, 65 student respiratory therapists at Thompson Rivers University (TRU) graduated early to work on the frontlines.

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Roger Yu, professor of mathematics and statistics and the director of the Centre for Optimization and Data Science

TRU launches Master of Science in Data Science

   Friday, April 3 2020

TRU is now accepting applications for students in a new Master of Science in Data Science program that starts in fall 2020.

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Respiratory therapy students

Donation prepares students for hospital work

   Tuesday, March 31 2020

Earlier this year, Peak Medical Group provided the respiratory therapy program with nine pulmonary-function stations.

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Awards celebrate environmental research

   Tuesday, January 14 2020

Shannon Mendt and Joey Chisholm have been awarded $7,500 Environmental Science and Natural Resource Science Fellowships for their research.

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Dr. Naowarat (Ann) Cheeptham

The battle for the bats

   Tuesday, December 17 2019

TRU's Dr. Naowarat (Ann) Cheeptham is part of a research team featured in a Telus Storyhive documentary on saving bats.

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Record year for investment in undergraduate research

   Wednesday, December 4 2019

So far this year, 41 students have been awarded UREAP scholarships for a total investment of $250,000.

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Science Events

Financial Aid & Student Loan Options

  Date: July 6, 11:00am - 12:00pm
  Location: No location specified

Webinars for students to come and learn about the different funding programs available to students studying at TRU.


Virtual Drop-in for Fall 2020 New International Students

  Date: July 7, 8:00am - 10:00am
  Location: No location specified

Our international student recruitment team is here to help you with your queries and concerns.


What’s Next for New-to-TRU Students

  Date: July 7, 11:00am - 12:00pm
  Location: No location specified

Discussion of TRU services readily available to newly-admitted students.


Tea and Transitions Circle

  Date: July 7, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
  Location: No location specified

An informal virtual circle for new TRU students. While the event will have an Indigenous focus, all applicable new students are welcome.


Virtual lunch and learn: Stress Resiliency

  Date: July 8, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
  Location: No location specified

Discover ways to reduce exposure to stress while learning stress-management tips.


Virtual Open House Q & A Info Session

  Date: July 8, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
  Location: No location specified

These sessions give new students the opportunity to chat withcurrent students about what ‘alternate delivery’ is like.


Virtual Drop-in for Fall 2020 New International Students

  Date: July 9, 8:00am - 10:00am
  Location: No location specified

Our international student recruitment team is here to help you with your queries and concerns.


Virtual Drop-in Registration Help

  Date: July 9, 2:30pm - 3:30pm
  Location: No location specified

Our student recruiter advisors are hosting online drop-in registration sessions to assist students with questions about how to register.


Gift of Learning- TRU WolfPack Drills & Skills

  Date: July 15, 1:00pm - 1:30pm
  Location: No location specified

Men's soccer head coach John Antulov leads various soccer drills and skills like passing and receiving. Players will also be on hand.


TRU Job Fair 2021

  Date: March 4, 10:00am - 3:00pm
  Location: Campus Activity Centre

Find out which employers have committed to attending the 20thannual Job Fair.


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