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Campus Life - Kamloops News

Research explores health of Syrian women during resettlement

Oct 16, 2019 / 3:15 pm

Jessie Bauer’s Master of Nursing (MN) experience at TRU was transformational. When she graduated from TRU with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 2015, Bauer...

Unprecedented TRU campaign focuses on Limitless potential

Oct 11, 2019 / 9:52 am

Education empowers students on their way to greater futures, opens new worlds through research and builds better communities. These are the reasons driving...

Research explores impact of learning ‘in the open’

Oct 10, 2019 / 11:01 am

How are student outcomes impacted by working in the open, through collaborative learning with faculty and through creating widely-shared knowledge? These are...

Cassell completes training to eradicate use of child soldiers

Oct 10, 2019 / 10:44 am

Faculty member Brian Cassell is one of only a dozen across Canada to complete the Veteran Trainers to Eradicate the Use of Child Soldiers (VTECS) training...

Local plastic bag research with global implications

Oct 3, 2019 / 10:11 am

Elizabeth Awadey has more than a passing interest in a Kamloops bylaw to reduce the number of plastic bags distributed at checkouts and tills. As part of her...

TRU’s economic impact in region over $705 million annually

Oct 2, 2019 / 4:25 pm

TRU released the results of its latest economic impact study, which helped the university better understand its contribution to the region and our province. TRU...

TRU empowers faculty to lower costs for students

Oct 2, 2019 / 2:54 pm

Deadline to apply: Oct. 15, 2019 at 9 a.m. Ever-increasing tuition and textbook costs are creating educational blockades. As a result, only those in upper...

Worth 1000 Words: Research photo contest opens

Oct 1, 2019 / 9:00 am

Open the door, and let us see what knowledge creation looks like from your point of view, and in doing so, help add to our understanding of the world around us....

Coyote continues to create change

Sep 25, 2019 / 9:49 am

It’s the first Wednesday of the month. Gathered in the All My Relations space of the Brown Family House of Learning are representatives from the university’s...

Graduate students receive $17,500-scholarships

Sep 19, 2019 / 10:25 am

Three exceptional TRU graduate students will share in federal entrance scholarships valued at more than $50,000.  The Canada Graduate Scholarship-Master’s...

Research reclaims disturbed ecosystems

Sep 19, 2019 / 8:00 am

This story first appeared in the spring 2019 edition of Bridges Magazine: The Sustainability Issue. Bridges is the official publication of TRU alumni and...

New semester brings changes to on-campus housing

Sep 16, 2019 / 4:49 pm

In June of 2018, TRU acquired the property and buildings known as Upper College Heights (UCH). Since that time, TRU invested $5 million in renovations,...

TRU Law faculty and students publish journal on animal law

Sep 12, 2019 / 2:12 pm

The latest volume of the Canadian Journal of Comparative and Contemporary Law edited by faculty and students of TRU Law is delving into a topic that hasn’t been...

“Dream come true” for graduate award recipients

Sep 10, 2019 / 3:08 pm

Four exceptional students have been recognized for their outstanding academic achievement, receiving the 2019 Dr. Sherman Jen Graduate Awards. The awards are...

TRU student is well suited for charity work

Sep 6, 2019 / 10:37 am

Master of Education student, lifestyle and fashion blogger, Sultan Sandur is using his skills to give back to the community by suiting up high-school grads who...

Federal minister talks international education strategy

Sep 6, 2019 / 9:50 am

A group of Thompson Rivers University students had the rare opportunity of speaking with a federal government minister about the value of their international...

Sustaining success

Sep 4, 2019 / 3:31 pm

This story first appeared in the spring 2019 edition of Bridges Magazine: The Sustainability Issue. Bridges is the official publication of TRU alumni and...

Back-to-school basics for new TRU students

Aug 29, 2019 / 3:32 pm

Every year, TRU opens its doors to current and new students into the #mytru family. As the start of fall classes approaches, we hope you had an amazing summer...

Be the change: one reusable cup and bottle at a time

Aug 23, 2019 / 9:09 am

 If you’re not using a reusable mug or water bottle, Canyon Sinclair asks, “Why not?” As part of his summer and fall co-op work term with the...

TRU Law medal winner stresses being kind

Aug 20, 2019 / 10:21 am

This year’s winner of the Law Society of BC Gold Medal is heading to the BC Court of Appeal to be a clerk before moving on to the province’s largest law firm....

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