Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Author: Robin

About Robin

Born in Banff and raised in the West Kootenay by hippies, Robin is a Nelson transplant from the mountains. She’s inspired by natural beauty, traditional and contemporary art and when environmental conservation meets savvy business decisions. A visual thinker, she likes sketching her ideas, photography and capturing funny videos for all the social media channels. You’ll catch her on a skateboard or snowboard most weekends, loving the Kamloops life—brewpubs, sagebrush, big skies and all. Her brand journalist beats are anything related to the Faculty of Arts and the School of Business and Economics. Send her your story ideas via rphelan@tru.ca or 250.320.6476.

Posts by Robin:

Write about risk and win

first year tuition free ad

  Posted on: November 3, 2017

TRU’s creative non-fiction contest opens for a second year with the prize of first year tuition—free!

Read more

rIVerse comes to campus

  Posted on: October 20, 2017

rIVerse is touring Kamloops and making stops at TRU, putting on a free performance and visiting classes to spread their positive message.

Read more

Marching with pride

Pride Parade 2017

  Posted on: September 29, 2017

Diversity continues to be celebrated on campus and hundreds marched proudly in the 6th Annual TRUSU Pride Parade this week.

Read more

Motivation in motion

  Posted on: August 10, 2017

Soon-to-be MBA alum, Riley Martin hopes to inspire others, having done anything but slowed down since becoming wheelchair-bound in grade 12.

Read more

The whole equation

Eucatastrophe Photography (Stephanie Hamilton)

  Posted on: July 27, 2017

Fourth-year arts student, Martin McFarlane, says a degree is only half of the equation to success after grad, work experience is the other.

Read more