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More seats available for millwrights

Trades & Technology sign

  Posted on: April 29, 2016

The Ministry of Advanced Education announced funding for an additional 16 seats to be offered in the Industrial Mechanic (Millwright) program as part of the provincial strategy to align training with in-demand occupations that support the provincial economy.

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Business student psyched for psychology

Riley Consenheim

  Posted on: April 26, 2016

Riley Consenheim, a second-year BBA student, is planning to complement his learning as an economics major with the so-called soft skills he will gain in a minor in psychology.

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Support the arts with a night of music


  Posted on: April 21, 2016

Whether you’re a jazz lover or have a taste for local spirits, the TRU Foundation’s annual Music in the Round event has a little something for everyone.

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Law faculty member argues in Supreme Court case

Micah Rankin

  Posted on: April 21, 2016

TRU Law faculty member Micah Rankin appeared before the Supreme Court of Canada last month to argue an important case that will help determine how much a sentencing judge can vary from a plea bargain.

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What’s on at TRU: April 4 – April 8

WhatsOnatTRU April 5

  Posted on: April 5, 2016

It’s the final week of the semester and we hope it was a good one. Want to know what’s happening at TRU this week? Reel Paddling Film Festival, Lumberjack Games, Model UN Conference and the Last Class Bash are just a few of the many events happening on campus. Learn more at

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Student research on display

Erin-Adel Hrycan will deliver her presentation, "Soulful Knowledge: Using Indigenous Perspective to Construct New Pedagogies for Whole Learning," during the Undergraduate Research & Innovation Conference, taking place March 18-19.

  Posted on: March 17, 2016

The Undergraduate Research & Innovation Conference is a showcase of the diversity of student research taking place on campus, and for participants, provides an opportunity to leap past personal comfort zones to gain experience and confidence.

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