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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. Send her your story ideas via rphelan@tru.ca or 250.320.6476.

Posts by Robin:

Career Night in Canada puck drop

career night in canada logo

  Posted on: January 10, 2018

Students and employers will faceoff on January 16 at the debut of Career Night in Canada—hosted by TRU’s Career Education Department.

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A little bit like Cheers

BFA alumna Emily Hope

  Posted on: January 4, 2018

Emily Hope, education and public programs director at KAG and fine arts alum shares why Kamloops is a great a community for visual artists.

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Elevate your holiday dinner

Culinary students preparing lunch at Scratch Café

  Posted on: December 18, 2017

A few tips and tricks to up your holiday meal this season, straight from the culinary faculty and students at TRU.

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TRU gift guide

Bachelor of Fine Arts grad Emily Hope's hand-made earrings

  Posted on: December 1, 2017

Here are several ideas for locally-made products and services that come straight from TRU graduates.

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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!

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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.

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