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$78,000 awarded to undergraduate research apprentices November 19, 2018

Twenty-six researchers at TRU and their students were given a $78,000 boost this week through the Undergraduate Research Apprentice program. The program provides $3,000 grants…

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New Research Coach program a guaranteed winner November 8, 2018

What comes to mind when you think of a coach? Is it someone who inspires you to do better? To work harder? To give it…

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Helping students master their education October 22, 2018

Students in the Master of Education (MEd) program or those taking a Graduate Certificate in Educational Studies now have a support room to call home.…

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A new journey begins for TRU fall grads October 12, 2018

Students from all walks of life were recognized and celebrated for their journey coming to at Thompson Rivers University during the fall convocation ceremony. Smaller…

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Committed to community October 12, 2018

Thompson Rivers University’s sixth annual report on research, Committed to Community, is a showcase of the world-class research taking place right at our front door.…

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Telling the full story of the salmon September 21, 2018

When Dr. Nan Stevens’ son penned a story on the life cycle of salmon while in Grade 4, few could’ve predicted it would be published,…

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Don’t you trust me? Exploring trust in post-secondary September 7, 2018

A project defining and measuring the intangible concept of trust started with curiosity, conversation and the desire to make universities better. Dr. Ulrich Scheck combined…

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We know what you did this summer: UREAP Edition August 24, 2018

In our We Know What You Did This Summer series, we're talking to students who spent their summer semester in one of the experiential learning…

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Teaching educators to mind the brain August 13, 2018

Dr. Kim Calder Stegemann had long been interested in the brain. A trained teacher and education scholar working with individuals with learning and behavioural issues,…

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TRU’s Ombaashi hosts national gathering July 6, 2018

More than 150 Indigenous and allied researchers from across Canada arrive at TRU next week for the National Gathering of Graduate Students. The gathering is geared…

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Outstanding graduate students awarded entrance scholarships June 27, 2018

Four exceptional TRU graduate students will share in federal entrance scholarships valued at a total of $70,000. The Canada Graduate Scholarship-Master’s (CGS-M) program support students…

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Valedictorian speeches, honorary doctor speeches spring 2018 June 15, 2018

Wow, what a celebration! Spring #TRUgrad 2018 amounted to six ceremonies over three days and more than 1,200 graduates crossing the stage to receive their…

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Love for teaching STEMs from science June 12, 2018

Six newly-minted TRU science grads have the rest of June to savour their accomplishment before diving into what will be one of the most intense and…

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2018 #TRUgrad you did it! Valedictorians, medal winners, other convocation by the numbers May 30, 2018

Congratulations #TRUgrad, you did it! Spring Convocation 2018 is June 6-8 at the Tournament Capital Centre and is our biggest celebration of the year. It is a…

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Six outstanding leaders celebrated with honorary degrees May 24, 2018

They are people who stand out in their communities for their contributions and leadership. They are this year’s six honorary doctorate recipients at TRU's 2018…

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Sharing a passion for research peer-to-peer May 11, 2018

[caption id="attachment_2710533" align="alignright" width="400"] Graduate Research Mentors, 2018-19[/caption] [caption id="attachment_2710534" align="alignright" width="400"] Undergraduate Research Ambassadors, 2018-19[/caption] Even without the title and the award, Breanne McAmmond…

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Vera Wu—social capital butterfly April 26, 2018

TRU Master of Education (MEd) student Vera Ziwei Wu has received the 2018 Nan Poliakoff Memorial Award, which supports professional development for English language educators in BC. Wu used…

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Students spend summer as funded researchers April 9, 2018

Undergraduate researchers will be hard at work this summer, investigating everything from homophobia in Russia, to white nose syndrome in bats. Nineteen students have been…

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TRU enters The Conversation March 27, 2018

Impressed by its journalistic quality, its commitment to open access and its global reach, TRU is excited to partner with The Conversation Canada, directly connecting…