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Berney begins business in cryptocurrency October 15, 2018

Shawn Berney is working on a technology that could be on the precipice of change in how business is done. He originally completed his first…

Faculty and staff, Featured, Open Learning
40 years of Open Learning June 1, 2018

[caption id="attachment_2734523" align="alignright" width="335"] Open Learning celebrates its 40th anniversary[/caption] Forty years ago, there was no internet. The era of home computers and modern email…

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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…

Faculty of Education and Social Work, Featured, Indigenous Education, Open Learning, Research and Graduate Studies, School of Nursing
A place for all voices in research March 2, 2018

[caption id="attachment_2636837" align="alignright" width="532"] The 2018 Knowledge Makers.[/caption] For design student Lyle Paul, it was an opportunity to spend two days exploring a topic he’s…

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Open Textbooks Reach a Milestone January 30, 2018

Five years ago, John Belshaw decided to rewrite history. More specifically, he aimed to write a textbook for his Canadian history course and make it…

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DeVries wins BCcampus award November 15, 2017

Irwin DeVries, the recently retired Interim Associate Vice-President, Open Learning, has been formally recognized for his outstanding leadership and contributions to accessible and open education.…

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Pioneering entrepreneur to address fall graduates October 10, 2017

An entrepreneur whose career successes have brought international attention and tourism to BC's Okanagan region will address TRU's class of 2017 on Oct. 13. Mr. Anthony von Mandl, founder of…

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University gift is largest ever October 5, 2017

Thompson Rivers University is pleased to announce its largest-ever single donation. Dr. Sherman Jen of Maple Leaf Educational Systems has given TRU a personal donation…

Open Learning, Research and Graduate Studies
Behind Bitcoin May 1, 2017

Bitcoin, also known as digital gold, is a term you may have heard but never fully understood. As an emerging technology, it’s possible that Bitcoin's…

Alumni, Bob Gaglardi School of Business and Economics, Campus News, Faculty and staff, Faculty of Arts, Featured, Open Learning
TRU connections made in Toronto January 20, 2017

Sports blasting on the big screen, loud cheers and high fives is a common scene for a downtown Toronto sports bar but an unlikely setting…

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TRU partners with Stenberg College January 18, 2017

A new agreement between TRU and Stenberg provides certain Stenberg grads with the opportunity to complete a degree online. Graduates of Stenberg College's Psychiatric Nursing and Cardiology…