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Clemantine Wamariya opens International Days at TRU

  Posted on: March 11, 2014

Leading up to her keynote address at International Days, genocide survivor and activist Clemantine Wamariya talks with the Newsroom about her fight for human rights and how she inspires others to make a difference.

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A week of games, dance and story-telling

  Posted on: February 28, 2014

Aboriginal Awareness Week runs March 2 to 8, including story-telling, dance, games, and a unique opportunity to experience the diversity of Aboriginal cultures and perspectives at TRU.

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Free Compost And Seeds To First 100

  Posted on: February 28, 2014

The first batch of compost is ready to be given away on March 5 to the first 100 people be they students, staff, or faculty. As a bonus, donated vegetable and flower seeds are part of the give-away as well as free hugs supplied by the Wellness Centre.

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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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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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