Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Science Seminars

There are two types of Science Seminars offered at TRU suitable for science students and faculty. The Faculty of Science seminars are on Thursdays from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. in Room S373 unless otherwise indicated*.   View the Science Seminar abstracts here.

The Environmental Sciences seminars are also on Thursdays. Find them in S203 from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. .


DateTime  SpeakerSeminar Title
 October 5 1 p.m.  Dr Sofie Thijs, Center for Environmental Sciences,  Hasselt University, Belgium  

Genomics-enabled discoveries of bacteria to fight explosives pollution

October 12 1 pm Dr. Gino DiLabio,Professor and Head of Chemistry, University of British Columbia - Okanagan campus

A New View of the Role of Quantum Effects in Radical Enzymes

 October 26 1 p.m.  Dr. Jianping Xu, Department of Biology, McMaster University  Fungal Mitochondrial Inheritance: from natural population surveys to laboratory investigations and back
February 8, 2018 1 p.m.   Christian Stenner, Alberta Provincial Coordinator, Alberta/BC Cave Rescue Service