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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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President’s Lecture Series presents John Ralston Saul

  Posted on: March 15, 2010

Thompson Rivers University is pleased to announce that internationally renowned author and philosopher John Ralston Saul will be a guest speaker in the President’s Lecture Series on Wednesday, March 31, at 7 p.m. in the Grand Hall of the Campus Activity Center.

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President's Lecture Series

  Posted on: March 3, 2010

March 31, 7pm, Grand Hall. Speaker to be announced soon.

A live video feed will be available at Williams Lake campus.

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TRU President's Lecture series presents Sacha Trudeau

  Posted on: October 21, 2008

Thompson Rivers University is pleased to announce that Alexandre “Sacha” Trudeau will be the next guest in the President’s Lecture Series, Monday, Nov. 3 at 7:30pm in the Grand Hall of the CAC. Tickets are not required, but seating is limited, for his highly anecdotal talk where he will share his often-controversial views on the…

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President's Lecture Series to feature Olympic motivator

  Posted on: February 7, 2008

February 7, 2008 Thompson Rivers University is pleased to announce that three time Olympic medalist Silken Laumann will be the next guest in the President’s Lecture Series, Tuesday, Feb. 26 at 7 pm in the Grand Hall. Tickets are not required for her presentation, “An Olympic Story – The Courage to Dream,” and admission is…

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TRU Lecture Series to feature renowned native activist and artist

  Posted on: October 9, 2007

Thompson Rivers University is pleased to announce that renowned native activist, educator and artist, Dr. Buffy Sainte-Marie will be the next guest in the President’s Lecture Series, Thursday, Oct. 18 at 7 pm in the Grand Hall. Her presentation of “Science through Native Eyes” will be free, but seating is limited. The TRU President’s Lecture…

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