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Canadian astronaut lands at TRU

  Posted on: September 17, 2013

The singing, guitar strumming, Canadian astronaut who captured the world’s imagination by tweeting and posting videos and photos of his adventures from space, is the next presenter in the TRU President’s Lecture Series.

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Strategic Priorities | Your Input Needed

  Posted on: August 29, 2013

Nominations are being sought for membership to the Strategic Priorities Advisory Committee. Nominate someone or yourself. The Strategic Priorities will guide the direction of Thompson Rivers University from from 2014 to 2019.

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Kudos from the President December 2012

  Posted on: December 6, 2012

This issue of Kudos from the President which celebrates external recognition for the outstanding achievements of Thompson Rivers University faculty, staff and students.

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Is the world less violent than it’s ever been? | lecture, Steven Pinker

  Posted on: September 5, 2012

Pinker’s Lecture titled The Better Angels of Our Nature, a History of Violence will explore horrific violence through the ages and ask whether we’re becoming less violent because “the better angels” of dealing with violence has evolved to inclue more negotiation, acceptance, literacy, spread of government, trade, cosmopolitanism, and more.

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