Thompson Rivers University

Author: Michele Young

A former journalist and editor, Michele has moved into the world of advertising, content and social media with a side of photography.

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Dr. Shelly Johnson and the REDress Project

REDress Project reminds us of the missing

  Posted on: October 15, 2020

The Office of Indigenous Education and some Indigenous researchers have hung red dresses on campus to honour and remember Indigenous women and girls who are murdered or missing.

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Inspiring generations

  Posted on: June 12, 2020

Thompson Rivers University is conferring honorary doctorate degrees upon two outstanding women who share remarkable resilience in overcoming traumatic experiences in their lives.

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Don Poirier, associate vice-president of TRU Open Learning.

TRU takes lead role in global education accessibility

  Posted on: June 9, 2020

Thompson Rivers University (TRU) is at the forefront of making free online education more accessible around the world—a resource that’s more important than ever since the COVID-19 pandemic has shuttered classrooms, and one that more institutions are considering as education moves increasingly online. TRU is the first in North America to offer an international credential…

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