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IDays 2015: Speakers and lectures

  Posted on: March 2, 2015

This year’s IDays lineup of guest speakers will share their international perspectives on topics ranging from human rights to conservation, health tourism to medicine.

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IDays 2015: Many cultures, one community

  Posted on: February 27, 2015

IDays is an opportunity to learn how to cook dishes from around the world, listen to speakers, learn sign language or play games from different countries, attend seminars on Study Abroad and the Global Competency certificate, and more.

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A real-life horror story

  Posted on: October 31, 2014

Bats have been a constant motif of horror stories. But today, the mysterious winged creature of gloomy nights and deep dark caves is in danger of disappearing forever.

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Economics faculty member Laura Lamb

Charitable giving in Canada: Who gives and why?

  Posted on: October 24, 2014

Economics professors Dr. Laura Lamb and Dr. Belayet Hossain set out to discover whether tax incentives inspire charitable donations, and if so, how effective they are. With the help of an Internal Research Grant the pair answered those questions and several more, providing a unique glimpse into the charitable motivations of Canadians.

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Research Assistants

Learning In The Background Of HomeLessMess Theatre

  Posted on: October 16, 2014

For theatre students Robin Arundel and Taran Waterous, working as research assistants with the Home/Less/Mess theatre project meant applying the skills they acquired in the TRU theatre program to a new and challenging context.

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