Summer on the Thompson Rivers University campus: lawns, the brilliance of flower-blooms, panoramic views of the rivers and valleys, and the sound of laughter; it certainly isn’t all about classes in the summer.

The undulating roofline of Old Main reflects the architects' inspiration, Kamloops landmarks Mt. Peter and Mt. Paul.

This month TRU’s Faculty of Law officially opens its space atop Old Main, replete with a law library, law clinic, and moot court in an award-winning renovation best described as inspirational.

Read the May 2014 President’s Report for an overview of recent university news, accomplishments and publications by the TRU community, and a list of upcoming campus events.


Craig Kielburger, Dr. Samantha Nutt, Dr. Evan Adams, Kim Collier, Ron Fawcett, Gordon Campbell and the Honourable Lance Finch former Chief Justice of British Columbia to receive TRU’s highest form of recognition for demonstrated excellence in the fields of public affairs, the sciences, arts, humanities, business and philanthropy.

The recipients will receive their degrees during Spring Convocation Ceremonies June 11-14.