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Rent Bank Research Lends Hope to the Homeless

  Posted on: September 8, 2014

What happens to a family in danger of eviction when they can’t pay the rent? Dr. Ehsan Latif’s new project researches the performance of the Kamloops Rent Bank in its goal to prevent homelessness.

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A TRU Start to a First Class Graduate

  Posted on: June 9, 2014

Class of 2014 Law graduate Lisa Scruton was only nine years old, reading books on law with her stepfather, a Justice of the Peace, when she decided she would become a lawyer.

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Jane’s Walk Highlights Research Of Two Faculty

  Posted on: May 1, 2014

Learn more about the old Corkscrew Road and the calming effects of labyrinths during two research-based walks hosted by faculty members Ernie Kroeger and Nina Johnson.

The May 4 walks are a celebration of Jane’s Walk, which is a worldwide event celebrating the legacy of Jane Jacobs and her imagined walkable neighbourhoods and cities.

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Debut novel by Karen Hofmann

  Posted on: March 13, 2014

Karen Hofmann, associate professor in English and Modern Languages and Creative Writing at TRU, releases her first novel, After Alice, on April 1.

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Friday Night Writers Lecture Series

  Posted on: February 28, 2014

Friday Night Writers series brings professional writers and students together in one convenient location. There is an opportunity for attendees to ask questions about the business, about writing, or whatever.

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Psychology Research — Q & A with Stacey Kaufman

  Posted on: February 13, 2014

Meet Stacey Kaufman, a Psychology major completing both a Bachelor of Arts and a Bachelor of Social Work. The Newsroom asked Stacey about conducting her own research project through TRU’s Undergraduate Research Experience Award Program (UREAP).

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Understanding Canada’s diverse past

  Posted on: February 3, 2014

Since 1995 Canada has recognized February as Black History Month as a way of commemorating the contributions of Black Canadians throughout Canadian History.“The importance of research into black history is to take a small step in changing attitudes, even if they are just your own”.- Kristina Franks

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