Thompson Rivers University

Newsroom

Six researchers share in Discovery Grant awards

Dr. Kingsley Donkor, Professor in Chemistry, is one of six TRU researchers awarded an NSERC Discovery Grant.

  Posted on: June 24, 2016

Six Thompson Rivers University researchers received nearly $200,000 through the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) Discovery Grants program, bringing the total to 17 TRU faculty currently supported by Discovery Grants.

Read more


Undergraduate research showcased at national conference

Biology student Dylan Ziegler was invited to showcase his research poster at the Canadian Botanical Association conference held at the University of Victoria.

  Posted on: June 22, 2016

Fourth year biology student and Undergraduate Research Ambassador Dylan Ziegler has spent the spring presenting his research, most recently at the Canadian Botanical Association Conference held in Victoria, BC. Undergraduate research opportunities are helping Ziegler pave the way to graduate school.

Read more

Gap year, schmap year?

TRU alumni Seth Gehring during one of his Study Abroad terms in Morocco. His Study Abroad take-away: Gaining confidence, independence, the curiosity to explore new things.

  Posted on: June 21, 2016

There is a growing trend for students to take a year off between high school and university, electing instead for a gap year—but is there value in the gap year or are students better off jumping feet first into post-secondary education?

Read more

Research News

Law News

TRU Videos

Upcoming Events