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Funding creates network for research & innovation

  Posted on: July 29, 2015

The Western Canadian Innovation Offices Consortium (WCIO), of which TRU is a member, received $1.8 million today from the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State of Western Economic Diversification.

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TRU-led grasslands study has global reach

Lauchlan Fraser Natural Resource Science

  Posted on: July 16, 2015

TRU’s Dr. Lauchlan Fraser is the lead author on a paper published July 16 in Science, the world’s leading journal for cutting-edge research. The paper lends support to a long-standing but controversial ecological hypothesis.

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Camera obscura festival a success

  Posted on: July 14, 2015

TRU visual arts professor Donald Lawrence says the recent Midnight Sun Camera Obscura Festival accomplished even more than he had hoped, and far from winding down from the research project, he’s gearing up to expand his and his colleague’s work.

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Research shows rent banks work

  Posted on: July 6, 2015

According to the results from the first year of a three-year research study into the effectiveness of rent banks, the answer is a clear yes; rent banks work.

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Unravelling the mysteries of beer

J Van Hamme at Red Collar

  Posted on: June 22, 2015

Helping a local U-Brew operation save money by reducing the cost of brewing supplies, and working with a local microbrewery to sequence the genomes of unique yeast strains are just two ways Dr. Jonathan Van Hamme is using his microbiology research lab to create solutions for the challenges faced by local business owners.

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Governor General’s Gold Medal a team effort

  Posted on: June 9, 2015

Julie Schooling, Master of Science in Environmental Science, is the first TRU graduate student to receive the Governor General’s Academic Gold Medal for outstanding scholarly achievement.

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Camera Obscura rolls into Dawson City

  Posted on: June 8, 2015

The SSHRC-funded Camera Obscura project, led by TRU visual arts professor Donald Lawrence, is culminating in the Midnight Sun Camera Obscura Festival, held during Summer Solstice, June 17-21 in Dawson City, Yukon.

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