Thompson Rivers University

Student Development, Page 35

Healthy Foods For Stress

  Posted on: October 20, 2011

Spinach Magnesium was made to calm holiday insanity. First, the mineral can help lower your stress levels, keeping your body in a state of relative ease as you kick off yet another round of small talk at the company party. Not getting enough magnesium may trigger migraine headaches and make you feel fatigued. (And almost…

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Veggie Recipe – Homemade Sweet Potato Fries

  Posted on: October 20, 2011

Since next week we are hosting a low-glycemic eating workshop, here is one of the recipes from the Low GI Meals website for you all to try. Ingredients: 3 medium sweet potatoes or yams, sliced into fries or wedges 2 tbsp olive oil 1 tsp paprika Seasonings of choice (oregano/basil) Directions: 1.    Preheat oven to…

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Event: ‘Tis the Season to be Healthy

  Posted on: October 13, 2011

60 Days to Better Health: Low Glycemic Eating Presentation Learn more about healthy eatingusing a low glycemic approach. Presented by Laura Kalina, Registered Dietitian and Cheryl Christian, Certified Personal Trainer, authors of  the cook book Low Glycemic Meals in Minutes. Tuesday, October 25 4:45 – 5:45 pm Room OM 2231

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Stress: the study time killer

  Posted on: October 12, 2011

There are many reasons to reduce stress in your life, but as a student one BIG reason should be that stress prevents learning. If you want to retain all that you are studying, you need to be in the right frame of mind and body. When you’re stressed, your body switches into “fight or flight”…

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Veggie Recipe – Grilled broccoli and tomato skewers

  Posted on: October 7, 2011

Grilled broccoli and tomato skewers Prep time: 15min | Cook time: 20min | Yield: 1 L (4 cups) | Servings: 4 A fun idea for a different way to serve up vegetables. The roasted or grilled flavour of the vegetables will make you want to cook them up this way all the time! Enjoy. Developed…

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Build Your Resume: Apply to Co-op

  Posted on: August 19, 2011

Applications for Co-op will be accepted until mid-September. Co-op is a for-credit elective course, and combines on-campus study with off-campus paid work experience.

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New Dean Proven in Academia and Private Sector

  Posted on: May 9, 2011

An academic administrator with a proven track record of scholarship, leadership, fundraising and strategic plan development has been appointed Dean of Thompson Rivers University’s School of Business and Economics. Dr. Russell Currie’s term as the new Dean will commence on 1 August 2011.

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iCompass Innovation Excellence Award

  Posted on: April 1, 2011

A local high-tech company’s move into new office space was the right occasion to recognize the importance of TRU to its success and establish an endowment fund.

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