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Fall 2014 edition of Bridges Magazine

Bridges Magazine, Fall 2014

  Posted on: December 8, 2014

Read the Fall 2014 edition of Bridges Magazine, featuring campus news, student initiatives, the latest in faculty and student research and community partnerships, and other stories about TRU alumni, students, faculty and staff.

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Agreement signed with University of Bremen

  Posted on: November 18, 2014

TRU has signed an agreement of transatlantic cooperation with the University of Bremen in Germany. The partnership has great potential to help develop and expand research capacity at TRU in an international and collaborative setting.

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The legal needs of people living with dementia

  Posted on: November 12, 2014

When Law professor Margaret Hall began her research journey into guardianship and dementia, she began by asking the big questions — bringing a philosophical bent to her legal investigation.

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Grants give rise to unbeatable mentorships

  Posted on: November 3, 2014

While always working to advance the field of graph theory, Dr. Richard Brewster (Mathematics and Statistics) also strives to provide students with an unbeatable undergraduate experience, positioning them for future academic and career success.

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A real-life horror story

  Posted on: October 31, 2014

Bats have been a constant motif of horror stories. But today, the mysterious winged creature of gloomy nights and deep dark caves is in danger of disappearing forever.

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The crawling dead

  Posted on: October 29, 2014

Biological Sciences faculty member Dr. Rob Higgins has zombies and vampires on his mind—but his are of the ant variety.

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Charitable giving in Canada: Who gives and why?

Economics faculty member Laura Lamb

  Posted on: October 24, 2014

Economics professors Dr. Laura Lamb and Dr. Belayet Hossain set out to discover whether tax incentives inspire charitable donations, and if so, how effective they are. With the help of an Internal Research Grant the pair answered those questions and several more, providing a unique glimpse into the charitable motivations of Canadians.

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Get your TRU green idea funded

  Posted on: October 21, 2014

Get the cash to fund your great green idea by applying to the Sustainable Grant Fund. And new this year is money for sustainability-related research.

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