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Reflecting on Transgender Day of Remembrance

  Posted on: November 19, 2021

As a student storyteller, Nicole Stanchfield (she/her) represents the 2SLGBTQIA+ community, supports educational programming initiatives and builds partnerships that will strengthen TRU Student Life’s presence as a safe and welcoming community. Nov. 20 marks the International Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDOR) as the sobering conclusion to Transgender Awareness Week from November 13 – 19. This…

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Why mentorship matters

  Posted on: November 2, 2021

Interacting with your new-to-TRU mentor can help you make the most out of your new-to-TRU experience.

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New-to-TRU storyteller prepares for campus life

  Posted on: July 21, 2021

Lauren Keller recently graduated from Peter Skene Ogden Secondary; as part of a capstone project, she wrote a regular column with the 100 Mile Free Press, which caught the attention of the TRU Student Life team. Keller will be reporting on her orientation and transition experience throughout the upcoming year.

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Consent education for the next generation

  Posted on: June 8, 2021

The first Consent Cafe, an event promoting consent education in youth, was facilitated by the TRU Wellness Centre, Sexualized Violence and Prevention and Response, and the Kamloops School of the Arts.

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