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Richard Wagamese

Wagamese discussing Truth and Reconciliation

  Posted on: January 14, 2016

Kamloops-based author Richard Wagamese shares his views on the Truth and Reconciliation Commission during a free talk presented by TRU’s Aboriginal Education department and the Kamloops United Church.

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John O'Fee

Law faculty member makes “Queen’s List”

  Posted on: January 5, 2016

TRU Law faculty member and Kamloops lawyer John O’Fee is one of 32 recipients of the prestigious Queen’s Counsel (QC) designation, recognizing his leadership and excellence in the field.

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TRU 45th Anniversary

#ICYMI: the top 28 TRU headlines of 2015

  Posted on: December 18, 2015

From unique research and partnerships, to major funding for students and momentous campus events, TRU’s 45th year as an institution has been a memorable one. Here are the Newsroom editors’ picks of the top 28 TRU stories you don’t want to miss from 2015.

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Banking on poverty: research investigates use of payday loan companies

  Posted on: November 19, 2015

While some cities wish to prohibit or limit the clustering of payday loan operations, Thompson Rivers University economist Dr. Laura Lamb wants more attention given to the lack of financial options for the clients. When Lamb conducted her research into the use of these fringe finance institutions in 2012, she expected to find evidence to…

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Reconciling the trauma of residential schools

  Posted on: October 21, 2015

Understanding the truth of what happened in Indian Residential Schools and the urgent need for reconciliation is the topic of discussion at a special Storytellers Gala at Thompson Rivers University on Oct. 26 at 7 p.m. in the Grand Hall.

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Justice Murray Sinclair

Justice Sinclair: Truth and Reconciliation

  Posted on: October 9, 2015

The commissioner of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission is the keynote speaker in what is a collaboration presentation of TRUSU’s annual Story Tellers Gala and the TRU President’s Lecture Series.

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