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Bridges Magazine, Fall 2014

Fall 2014 edition of Bridges Magazine

  Posted on: December 8, 2014

Read the Fall 2014 edition of Bridges Magazine, featuring campus news, student initiatives, the latest in faculty and student research and community partnerships, and other stories about TRU alumni, students, faculty and staff.

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180 Aboriginal high school students to envision university experience

  Posted on: November 7, 2014

Transitions Day to Post Secondary is a program for Aboriginal high school students where they experience campus and through activities, presentations, and tours, envision themselves as TRU students.

The TRU program is in its ninth year and is regarded as a leader throughout the province.

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Paul Michel

Paul Michel To Head Aboriginal Education

  Posted on: October 14, 2014

Paul Michel has been appointed Executive Director of Aboriginal Education. He is experienced in providing leadership to the senior executive, Aboriginal student support services, transitional academic programs, student recruitment and retention, Elder engagement, community collaborations and research protocols, he has successfully developed programs and obtained funding from government and non-government sources.

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Research reaches a new audience through Twitter

  Posted on: August 22, 2014

Dr. Wendy Hulko has found creative ways to share knowledge gained from her dementia research. This June, she was a guest expert during a one-hour Twitter chat on the topic, “dementia doesn’t discriminate—society does”.

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A Problem With Truth And Reconciliation

  Posted on: May 28, 2014

While the Truth and Reconciliation Commission has done a good job at addressing healing on the personal level, work should be done to address healing at the levels of family, community, and nation, says TRU’s Dr. Rod McCormick.

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