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Geography class campaigns for sustainability

  Posted on: April 22, 2015

Instead of just talking about environmental concerns, TRU geography students took action through six crowdfunded projects to raise awareness, purchase needed equipment and even create awards for student research.

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Psyched up for New York

  Posted on: March 24, 2015

A university education can take you to amazing places. Fourteen TRU undergraduate students are headed to New York City in May for a unique opportunity to immerse themselves in research.

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2015 Distinguished Alumni

  Posted on: March 12, 2015

TRU will recognize two alumni, a student leader, and a local accounting firm on April 10 at its annual Distinguished Alumni Awards.

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Family ties on a global campus

  Posted on: February 12, 2015

When you’re thinking about moving 15,000 kilometres away from family and friends for school, homesickness is to be expected. But when recent graduate Idah Msiska (’14) considered coming to TRU from her home country of Zambia, family made all the difference.

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Philosophy gets practical

  Posted on: February 2, 2015

Current popular rhetoric questions the importance of a philosophy course as part of a job-ready education, but Jeff McLaughlin’s fourth-year Biomedical Ethics class challenged that notion by applying ethics instead of just talking about it.

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