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What’s on at TRU: March 8 – 12

  Posted on: March 9, 2016

Want to know what’s happening at TRU this week? Careers in banking with BMO, IDays and Research Week are coming up and Noche Latina Numero Dos. Learn more at

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Williams Lake to launch horticulture program

  Posted on: March 2, 2016

A new Horticulture Technician Foundation program will be offered for the first time this spring at the Williams Lake campus in response to regional demand. The BC Ministry of Advanced Education and the Industry Training Authority (ITA) will provide $107,920 in one-time funding to get the program up and running for March 2016. “I thank all…

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TRU reaches agreement with its Faculty Association

  Posted on: February 15, 2016

Covering the five-year period from April 1, 2014 through March 31, 2019, the agreement provides for a general wage increase over the term which is in keeping with the fixed fiscal envelope of the mandate.

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Making the most of reading break

  Posted on: February 12, 2016

There are typically two types of students at reading break—those who buckle down and use the week to study and those who jump aboard the first flight to Cancun. If you’re planning to stick around town, here are some tips for making the most of your time off.

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Funding supports training for Aboriginal learners

  Posted on: January 29, 2016

The BC Ministry of Advanced Education (AVED) announced today that TRU and community partners Alexis Creek First Nation and Northern Shuswap Tribal Council will receive funding to deliver education and skills training programs to 27 Aboriginal learners.

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What’s on the table?

  Posted on: January 13, 2016

The key proposals that Thompson Rivers University (TRU) and Thompson Rivers University Faculty Association (TRUFA) have on the bargaining table are now available.

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Strike notice given

  Posted on: January 11, 2016

As of this morning (January 11, 2016) Thompson Rivers University Faculty Association (TRUFA) has issued 72-hours’ notice that it intends to initiate job action at Thompson Rivers University (TRU).

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Top TRU stories of 2014

  Posted on: December 15, 2014

In the spirit of looking back as the year draws to a close, we savour the highlights of 2014 at TRU with the top 20 stories that made headlines.

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Large donation pledged to health centre

  Posted on: November 28, 2014

The Williams Lake and District Credit Union (WLDCU) has pledged $100,000 over the next 10 years to assist in the operation of the health centre at TRU’s Williams Lake campus. This generous donation has resulted in renaming the health centre to the Williams Lake and District Credit Union Community Health Centre.

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