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WolfPack honours its Academic Best for 2012-13

Nov 28, 2013 / 9:52 am

This is about half of the total 35 TRU WolfPack athletes who were recognized for their academic excellence in achieving a minimum 3.6 grade point average during...

More than 500 students share in nearly $500,000 in financial awards

Nov 21, 2013 / 7:16 pm

Lieutenant Governor’s Silver Medal award winner Sandra Cantin with TRU President and Vice-Chancellor, Alan Shaver More than 500 TRU students received a...

Pilot trades program to give apprentices more training early on

Nov 19, 2013 / 10:30 am

Amrik Virk, BC minister of Advanced Education addresses the audience during the Nov. 19 announcement, while to his left, students in the Transportation and...

Town halls making TRU talk of the town

Nov 15, 2013 / 3:17 pm

This poster advertises the town hall for the Campus Master Plan on Nov. 19. Two other town halls are scheduled for November, with both seeking input into the...

Answers to Alice Munro quiz

Nov 13, 2013 / 9:13 am

Answers to Alice Munro quiz. Read the Questions here. 1. Away from Her (based on the story “The Bear Comes Over the Mountain”. 2. The Mann Booker...

President’s Report | November 2013

Nov 10, 2013 / 1:30 pm

Read the November 2013 edition of the President’s Report. Click the photo to read online or download a copy. The President’s Report is a summary of...

TRU meets its targets in United Way campaign

Nov 8, 2013 / 9:27 am

Staff and students wave to motorists and pedestrians at the corner of McGill and Dalhousie during United Way campaign launch the morning of Oct. 16. A round of...

Aboriginal high schoolers to get a glimpse of university life

Nov 6, 2013 / 3:42 pm

Students from a previous Aboriginal students transitions day demonstrate some pride during their day at TRU. Thompson Rivers University hosts Transitions to...

National soccer championships live online

Nov 6, 2013 / 3:00 pm

The women’s and men’s soccer teams are in the national championships, Nov. 6-9, and with the accomplishment, have made TRU history. It is the first...

TRU Reaches Agreement with Faculty Association

Nov 2, 2013 / 8:58 pm

Thompson Rivers University has reached a tentative agreement with the Thompson Rivers University Faculty Association (TRUFA). The two-year agreement, which...

TRU releases Survey 2 of Strategic Priorities consultation

Nov 1, 2013 / 11:45 am

Thompson Rivers University has released the second public survey in its Strategic Priorities Consultation process. Questions in the second survey were distilled...

Raise $$$$$ for United Way: Open letter from President Shaver

Oct 31, 2013 / 10:03 am

The following is an open letter from Dr. Alan Shaver, President and Vice Chancellor for Thompson Rivers University. In it, he invites the TRU community to...

TRU sharing in $1.8 million for new seats in Trades and Culinary Arts

Oct 30, 2013 / 2:13 pm

TRU is sharing in $1.8 million that’s being spent around the province to create more seats in selected trades-training programs. Advanced Education...

Research in support of community

Oct 30, 2013 / 12:01 pm

Change does start here. TRU kicked off it’s 2013 United Way fundraising campaign the morning of Oct. 16. As many of the TRU community get behind the...

Respiratory Therapy Week, Oct. 27-Nov. 2

Oct 27, 2013 / 10:04 am

Oct. 27 to Nov.2 is national Respiratory Therapy week and following are some of the benefits of being a Respiratory Therapist, some of the issue facing the...

TRU hosts official launch of the Open Educational Resource university

Oct 25, 2013 / 12:22 pm

Thompson Rivers University will host the Open Educational Resource university (OERu) launch on October 31, 2013, as part of a two-day meeting that will bring...

Your green idea could be worth $50,000

Oct 24, 2013 / 3:04 pm

Have an idea of how to make the campus a bit more sustainable? Enter your idea and you could receive up to $50,000 to get it up-and-running. LEARN MORE The TRU...

Community consultation begins for Strategic Priorities

Oct 16, 2013 / 4:02 pm

This September, Thompson Rivers University embarked on a comprehensive consultation with the many communities it serves– internal and external, international...

A simple way to make your statement

Oct 16, 2013 / 8:00 am

When I first started this Strategic Priorities consultation, I knew I wanted it to be authentic. By that, I mean that I wanted to hear from anyone with a...

President’s Report | October 2013

Oct 10, 2013 / 12:51 pm

Read the October 2013 edition of the President’s Report. Click the photo to read online or download a copy. The President’s Report is a summary of...

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