To provide a safe and healthy workplace and learning environment for the entire campus community, TRU’s Smoking/Tobacco Policy has been updated, with the creation of nine new designated smoking areas.
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.
Dr. Tracy Penny Light, an award winning, prominent scholar in student engagement, has been named executive director of the TRU Centre for Student Engagement and Learning Innovation.
Check out the Writing Centre this fall, re-opening Monday, Sept. 15 until December 5. Improve your communications skills with advice and feedback on your writing – the Centre is open to domestic and international students, faculty and staff.
Professional basketball player Kelly Olynyk will speak on the topic “It Takes a Village To Raise A Child” during this fundraiser for TRU student athletes. Money will go towards athletic scholarships.
24,000 students currently attend Thompson Rivers University. Since almost 20 per cent of them come to us from more than 85 countries around the globe, major international events often carry…..
Law faculty member Nicole Schabus was part of the team helping bring about an unprecedented decision on indigenous land rights in Canada.
The deep relationship between the Secwepemc people and the traditional lands on which TRU resides is now commemorated on campus with an Aboriginal territorial marker.
In an effort to better serve students, TRU is merging a number of campus services into one student identification card this September.
TRU released it’s latest economic and social impact study and estimates the 1,400 full-time equivalent staff positions spin-off into 2,110 jobs locally, and nearly 3,202 jobs province-wide.
The report is based on a study by School of Business and Economics faculty member Laura Lamb.
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.
Thompson Rivers University Faculty of Law received notice that the J.D. program has been approved by the National Approval Committee on Accreditation.
This news comes ahead of the 2015 deadline for other Canadian law schools to receive accreditation.
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.