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Research impacts immigrant women with PPD

  Posted on: July 14, 2016

Joyce O’Mahony, a faculty member in the School of Nursing and her team of academic researchers, Interior Health collaborators and an undergraduate nursing student are conducting an environmental scan of reproductive and mental health care services in the Interior Health demographic area.

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Banking on poverty: research investigates use of payday loan companies

  Posted on: November 19, 2015

While some cities wish to prohibit or limit the clustering of payday loan operations, Thompson Rivers University economist Dr. Laura Lamb wants more attention given to the lack of financial options for the clients. When Lamb conducted her research into the use of these fringe finance institutions in 2012, she expected to find evidence to…

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Justice Sinclair: Truth and Reconciliation

Justice Murray Sinclair

  Posted on: October 9, 2015

The commissioner of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission is the keynote speaker in what is a collaboration presentation of TRUSU’s annual Story Tellers Gala and the TRU President’s Lecture Series.

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TRU-led grasslands study has global reach

Lauchlan Fraser Natural Resource Science

  Posted on: July 16, 2015

TRU’s Dr. Lauchlan Fraser is the lead author on a paper published July 16 in Science, the world’s leading journal for cutting-edge research. The paper lends support to a long-standing but controversial ecological hypothesis.

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Research shows rent banks work

  Posted on: July 6, 2015

According to the results from the first year of a three-year research study into the effectiveness of rent banks, the answer is a clear yes; rent banks work.

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Camera Obscura rolls into Dawson City

  Posted on: June 8, 2015

The SSHRC-funded Camera Obscura project, led by TRU visual arts professor Donald Lawrence, is culminating in the Midnight Sun Camera Obscura Festival, held during Summer Solstice, June 17-21 in Dawson City, Yukon.

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Inaugural International Research Conference Kicks Off

  Posted on: March 12, 2015

The inaugural Learning at Intercultural Intersections: International Research Conference kicks off today at TRU, bringing together scholars in the field of intercultural learners, and drawing in renowned researchers from as far away as South Africa, Brazil and the Netherlands.

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