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Do research, make money. What’s not to love?

  Posted on: September 12, 2016

This is an expensive time of year for students, but thankfully, there are several research awards available to both graduate and undergraduate students, and many of the deadlines to apply are right around the corner.

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Camera Obscura sets off on national touring exhibition

  Posted on: August 23, 2016

The Prairie Sun Project, hosted by the University of Lethbridge at its Coutts Centre for Western Canadian Heritage in Nanton, AB over the weekend, featured many of the artists involved in TRU visual arts professor Donald Lawrence’s 2015 Midnight Sun Camera Obscura Festival. Several TRU students and one alumnus also had their artwork featured at the event.

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Green Chemistry conference gives students taste of applied research

  Posted on: July 18, 2016

Chemistry graduate Matt Miller was part of a team that came up with the winning solution to the problem of water waste in the textile dyeing industry during the Green Chemistry and Engineering Conference held in Portland, Oregon last month. The solution was considered groundbreaking by an industry expert.

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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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Decoding the youth vote

  Posted on: July 7, 2016

Thanks to a research grant from Elections BC, a trio of TRU students will pass around surveys this summer, trying to gain some insight into why young people don’t vote, as well as what motivates those who do.

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Undergraduate research showcased at national conference

  Posted on: June 22, 2016

Fourth year biology student and Undergraduate Research Ambassador Dylan Ziegler has spent the spring presenting his research, most recently at the Canadian Botanical Association Conference held in Victoria, BC. Undergraduate research opportunities are helping Ziegler pave the way to graduate school.

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Summer at TRU

Summer on Campus

  Posted on: May 12, 2016

Ah, summer. We love this season on campus—our community atmosphere is front and centre. It’s a great time of year for prospective students and families to come see what TRU is all about.

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