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Science, Page 26

Plastics research gets plenty of attention

  Posted on: April 8, 2015

First a patent, now a follow up article published in a prominent scientific journal—Postdoctoral Fellow and sessional instructor Dr. Dipesh Prema is getting a lot of attention for his plastics research in inorganic chemistry.

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#TRU3MT winner announced

  Posted on: March 27, 2015

Kristen Marini is the winner of the 2015 TRU Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition, held in the Black Box Theatre on Friday, March 27. The Master’s of Science in Environmental Science student, who is supervised by Dr. Matthew Reudink, will move on to compete in the Western Canadian 3MT competition, which will be held at TRU on April 30.

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Philosophy gets practical

  Posted on: February 2, 2015

Current popular rhetoric questions the importance of a philosophy course as part of a job-ready education, but Jeff McLaughlin’s fourth-year Biomedical Ethics class challenged that notion by applying ethics instead of just talking about it.

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