Thompson Rivers University

A new crosswalk in orange and feathers was painted at TRU in Williams Lake the week of Aug. 30 to welcome students back to the campus. (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

TRU in Williams Lake has some fresh paint and bright colours to welcome back students

A new crosswalk in orange and feathers was painted at TRU in…

 

Tyler Baba grew up in Williams Lake and returned to land his ideal job, instructing welding courses at Thompson Rivers University. (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

OUR HOMETOWN: Tyler Baba comes full circle

The skilled welder returned to his hometown and took up the torch of his instructor

 

Valedictorian Geraldine Bob at the convocation for the graduates of Thompson Rivers University in Williams Lake. (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Valedictorian gives commencement speech for Williams Lake TRU grads of 2020, 2021, 2022

Geraldine Bob has ‘come home’ to work at TRU as she graduates with her Masters’ degree

 

Some of the graduates at the Thompson Rivers University commencement ceremony at the Williams Lake campus. (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Williams Lake’s TRU campus celebrates three years of graduates

In 2022, an estimated 220 graduates were completing their studies through the Williams Lake campus

Some of the graduates at the Thompson Rivers University commencement ceremony at the Williams Lake campus. (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Thompson Rivers University Williams Lake Campus. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Thompson Rivers University Williams Lake Campus. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Kristin Fischer was getting her hands dirty removing and replacing some lug nuts on a wheel. She was being shown the ropes by Thomas Burke, a heavy duty mechanic program student at TRU. Fischer said she had considered a job in trades, and was considering studying baking and pastry, but the day opened her up to other ideas. (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Williams Lake’s first ever Girls in Trades day

Columneetza Grade 7 students get a chance to try their hands at trades

Kristin Fischer was getting her hands dirty removing and replacing some lug nuts on a wheel. She was being shown the ropes by Thomas Burke, a heavy duty mechanic program student at TRU. Fischer said she had considered a job in trades, and was considering studying baking and pastry, but the day opened her up to other ideas. (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Thompson Rivers University Williams Lake Campus. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

TRU to require students to disclose vaccination status this fall

This will include at the Williams Lake campus

Thompson Rivers University Williams Lake Campus. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Thompson Rivers University Williams Lake campus is accepting applications for a construction craft worker level 1 program being offered tuition-free. (Photo submitted)
Thompson Rivers University Williams Lake campus is accepting applications for a construction craft worker level 1 program being offered tuition-free. (Photo submitted)
TRU Grit has launched a 50/50 draw to raise funds for students attending Thompson Rivers University Williams Lake. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

TRU Grit hosting 50/50 draw to raise bursary funds

Tickets are available online, draw takes place Aug. 27, 2021

TRU Grit has launched a 50/50 draw to raise funds for students attending Thompson Rivers University Williams Lake. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
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