Fort McMurray Wildfire — Call for proposals

  Posted on: May 10, 2016

The Institute for Catastrophic Loss Reduction is now inviting proposals under its Quick Response Program, which allows social scientists to quickly deploy to Fort McMurray, AB, to collect perishable data in the aftermath of an extreme event.

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International tourism conference at TRU this summer

Dr. Kellee Caton, Associate Professor in Tourism, is the organizer of the four-day Tourism Education Futures Initiative's ninth annual conference, scheduled to take place at TRU in June.

  Posted on: April 13, 2016

In June, tourism researchers from around the world will arrive at TRU for the Tourism Education Futures Initiative’s ninth annual conference. The conference is supported by a $25,000 SSHRC Connection Grant.

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John Church receives Graduate Research Mentor Award

Dr. John Church, BC Innovation Chair in Cattle Industry Sustainability, was awarded the 2016 Graduate Research Mentor Award.

  Posted on: April 13, 2016

Dr. John Church, BC Innovation Chair in Cattle Industry Sustainability, has been awarded the 2016 Graduate Research Mentor Award in recognition of his demonstrated excellence mentoring graduate student researchers over a sustained period of time.

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Intercultural conference underway during IDays

Dr. Kyra Garson of the Centre for Student Engagement and Learning Innovation, welcomes several international researchers to TRU during IDays.

  Posted on: March 11, 2016

Part of Research Week and International Days includes a key group of international scholars who will arrive on campus to work together to advance TRU’s research in the area of intercultural teaching and learning.

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A showcase of graduate research

The 2015-2016 Graduate Research Mentors include, from left (back row) Bradley Serl, Hasan Kettaneh, Tallon Milne, (front row) Kristen Marini, Polina Denisova, Leena Yahia, Mohsen Alyami and Kim Annis. (Missing from the photo is Kyle McKenna).

  Posted on: March 10, 2016

The Graduate Research Symposium, which will be held on March 17, was designed to develop interdisciplinary collaborations within TRU’s graduate programs, and in the process, it has given rise to a growing graduate school culture.

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International journal moves to TRU

Dr. Irwin Devries, Interm Associate Vice President, Open Learning, is now the co-editor and principal investigator of the International Journal of E-Learning & Distance Education.

  Posted on: February 11, 2016

Dr. Irwin Devries, Interim Associate Vice President, Open Learning, is now the co-editor of the International Journal of E-Learning & Distance Education.

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