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First-ever law career fair a success

Faculty of Law career fair March 11, 2016.

  Posted on: March 14, 2016

TRU Law’s first annual career fair was held on March 11, 2016. Over one hundred students attended and heard from eighteen employers from around the region.

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1Ls in action during first-year moots

1L moot participants

  Posted on: March 9, 2016

The first-year law moots are underway this week, with students in the Fundamental Legal Skills course appearing in front of volunteer judges from the faculty and the local legal community.

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Students get inside look with judge shadowing program

Kamloops Law Courts

  Posted on: February 19, 2016

TRU Law students gained valuable insight into the judicial process when they participated in a unique program in which they were able to shadow a judge for a day. Students observed court proceedings and discussed law approaches and procedures with the judge.

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TRU Law takes second place at BC Cup

  Posted on: February 16, 2016

TRU Law placed second at the BC Law Schools Competitive Moot over the weekend in Victoria. This marks the third year TRU Law has sent a team to the BC Cup, since the law school opened in 2011.

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Aboriginal speakers impact students on law field trip

Sunny LeBourdais

  Posted on: February 11, 2016

First-year law students who have been studying Aboriginal Rights and Title and Indigenous Law took an annual field trip to the former Kamloops Indian Residential School, to hear from members of the Aboriginal community on rights and land title, resources, Indigenous law and residential school experiences.

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First time for TRU Law at Western Canadian moot

Third-year law students Kelly Melnyk and Olivia Harvey

  Posted on: February 10, 2016

Third-year law students Kelly Melnyk and Olivia Harvey were the first TRU team to compete in the McIntyre Cup—the Western Canadian law competition in trial advocacy—in Calgary last weekend.

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