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Let the voting begin!

  Posted on: May 21, 2014

Vote for Master of Environmental Science student Erika Dufort-Lefrancois’ 3 minute thesis. Erika is representing TRU in the national Canadian Association for Graduate Studies 3 Minute Thesis competition. You can watch Erika’s video below. Erika Dufort-Lefrancois, right, won TRU’s 3 Minute Thesis competition. She is now competing in the national competition. Voting is open until…

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Testing Her Thesis Against Canada’s Best

  Posted on: May 5, 2014

Erika Dufort-Lefrancois will represent TRU at the national Three Minute Thesis competition after winning first place at the Western regional competition in Calgary on May 2.

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Jane’s Walk Highlights Research Of Two Faculty

  Posted on: May 1, 2014

Learn more about the old Corkscrew Road and the calming effects of labyrinths during two research-based walks hosted by faculty members Ernie Kroeger and Nina Johnson.

The May 4 walks are a celebration of Jane’s Walk, which is a worldwide event celebrating the legacy of Jane Jacobs and her imagined walkable neighbourhoods and cities.

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Putting the Boiled-Down Thesis to Another Test

  Posted on: April 22, 2014

Masters of Environmental Science student Erika Dufort-Lefrancois will be putting her boiled down thesis to another test at the Western Canadian 3 Minute Thesis championships next week in Calgary.

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Zero Waste Stations Installed

  Posted on: April 16, 2014

Zero waste stations designed to reduce the amount of material going into the regular trash that could otherwise be recycled.

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Biology Research—Q & A with Tara Folk

  Posted on: April 15, 2014

Meet Tara Folk, a fourth-year Bachelor of Science student majoring in Biology. The Newsroom asked Tara about the ins and outs of conducting her own UREAP research project on the common loon.

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