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Novel discovery: Mistletoe creates its own heat to discharge seeds

Mistletoe Researchers

  Posted on: February 11, 2015

Do certain plants get fevers? And if the answer is yes, which plants, and why? Dr. Cynthia Ross Friedman and a team of researchers have brought some clarity to those questions with their groundbreaking findings published on Feb. 9 in Nature Communications, one of the highest-ranked multidisciplinary journals in the world.

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3MT’s Western Canadian final coming to TRU

  Posted on: February 10, 2015

TRU will host the 3MT Western Regional Championships in April. Up to 16 graduate students from Western Canada will compete by testing their ability to succinctly explain their work to a non-specialist audience. The winner advances to the Canadian championship.

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The legal needs of people living with dementia

  Posted on: November 12, 2014

When Law professor Margaret Hall began her research journey into guardianship and dementia, she began by asking the big questions — bringing a philosophical bent to her legal investigation.

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Grants give rise to unbeatable mentorships

  Posted on: November 3, 2014

While always working to advance the field of graph theory, Dr. Richard Brewster (Mathematics and Statistics) also strives to provide students with an unbeatable undergraduate experience, positioning them for future academic and career success.

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Learning In The Background Of HomeLessMess Theatre

Research Assistants

  Posted on: October 16, 2014

For theatre students Robin Arundel and Taran Waterous, working as research assistants with the Home/Less/Mess theatre project meant applying the skills they acquired in the TRU theatre program to a new and challenging context.

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