Thompson Rivers University

Education & Social Work, Page 22

Knowledge is objective, right? Not so.

  Posted on: February 23, 2016

Dr. Daphne Jeyapal’s new article on representations of transnational resistance was just published in a special issue of Intersectionalities focusing on the ethics and politics of knowledge production. Click here for Daphne’s article and other fascinating papers on power, politics, and knowledge.

Read more

What does it mean to be “professional”?

  Posted on: February 15, 2016

Associate Professor Jeanette Robertson has conducted research into professional suitability in Social Work. She has been awarded a Thompson Rivers University research grant to support her project, titled Models of assessment on professional suitability in Canadian Social Work.

Read more

Report links intergenerational trauma to suicide rates

  Posted on: January 22, 2016

Dr. Roderick McCormick, BC Innovation Council Chair in Aboriginal Health and national expert in First Nations mental health, says that what is especially valuable about a new report released by Statistics Canada is how it links the intergenerational trauma associated with residential schools to thoughts of suicide.

Read more

Lepin awards support graduate students

  Posted on: October 8, 2015

Kamloops philanthropist Ken Lepin presented $35,000 in awards to nine TRU graduate students on Oct. 8 to support graduate research and business excellence.

Read more

Bridges Magazine Spring 2015

  Posted on: July 15, 2015

The Spring 2015 issue of Bridges Magazine features campus news, student initiatives, the latest in faculty and student research and community partnerships, and other stories about TRU alumni, students, faculty and staff.

Read more