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November 2016

Prud’homme Beer Certification at U of G

Tuesday, November 22, 2016 - Monday, January 23, 2017

Prud'homme Beer Certification is a beer sommelier program that was created in 2009 to meet the growing demand for beer knowledge. This multi-level beer education course has something to offer everyone from the beer aficionado to the hospitality professional. The School of Hospitality, Food and Tourism Management is offering the "Level 1 – Beer Enthusiast" course in February and June 2017. The four-week introductory course will begin on Feb. 5 and run for four consecutive Sundays from 1 to 4…

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January 2017

Wine and Spirit Education Trust (WSET) Level 1 Award in Spirits

January 2 - January 20

Open to the public, this one-day course will introduce you to the basic principles of spirit production and the main types and styles of spirits. You will also learn how to serve spirits and understand the basic principles of marketing used for the sale of spirits and the issues relating to the safe consumption of spirits. An exam will be held at the end of the day, and successful candidates will receive a certification. Register by Jan. 20. Date: Feb.…

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Wednesday Noon-Hour Walks in Arboretum

January 18 - April 26

Nature is known for being unpredictable and unexpected, so what awaits us today? Jason Chan (Ext. 53615), the Arboretum's naturalist intern, will lead walks every Wednesday at 12:15 p.m. from January through April (hikes may be cancelled due to inclement weather). Location: Arboretum Centre, Kiosk Campus Entrance

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Register for 3-Minute Thesis Competition

January 20

The Three Minute Thesis (3MT) is a competition for graduate students in which participants present their research and its wider impact in three minutes or less to a panel of non-specialist judges. The challenge is to present complex research in an engaging, accessible and compelling way using only one slide. The 2017 competition will begin with seven college heats starting March 1. Participants will compete within their college to advance to the University of Guelph 3MT finals. The first-place winner will represent…

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Better Sleep Program

January 20 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Learn how to decrease insomnia, fall asleep (or back to sleep) more easily, and get more energy from sleep using proven, drug-free strategies. This five-session program meets on Fridays from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. The fee is $20 for U of G students, $25 for members of USW Local 4120 and $50 for all others. Location: University Centre, Room 429

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FarmSmart Agricultural Conference

January 21

The FarmSmart Agricultural Conference features more than 50 concurrent sessions that appeal to everyone involved in farm operations. From cash crop, livestock, business and environmental topics to the popular youth tour, beef symposium and the new "Women in Agriculture Program," there is something for everyone. Preregistration closes Jan. 19. General admission is $115; students/youth are $40. Location: Rozanski Hall

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Nominations Open for Senate and Board of Governors

January 23 - February 3

Nominations to the University of Guelph Senate and Board of Governors open Jan. 23 and will be accepted until Feb. 3 at 3 p.m. Elections will be held from Feb. 13 to 16. Visit the University Secretariat’s website for more information and nomination forms.

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Blood Donor Clinic

January 23 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

A blood donor clinic will be held Jan. 23 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the University Centre, Peter Clark Hall.

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Relaxation and Stress Management Skills

January 24

Learn to relax tight muscles, calm anxiety, settle a busy brain, cope effectively and have more energy. This skills training program meets twice a week on Tuesdays and Thursdays for 12 sessions over six weeks. The noon-hour group meets in University Centre Room 335  from 12 to 1 p.m. The 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. group meets in the OVC Lifetime Learning Centre, Room 1708. The fee is $40 for U of G students, $60 for members of USW Local 4120…

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Guelph Organic Conference and Trade Show

January 26 - January 29

This event is a leading Canadian forum where farmers and consumers can discuss issues affecting the national organic sector. Try organic food samples, attend workshops, meet organic growers, gardeners and researchers, discuss consumer issues, and learn more about permaculture and greenhouses. Location: University Centre, Peter Clark Hall (lower level)  

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Thursday at Noon Concert Series Presents THREE: Dreams and Wandering

January 26 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Guy Few (trumpet and piano); Nadina Jackson (bassoon); and Leslie Newman (flute) perform a variety of chamber works from the 18th to the 20th centuries. Admission is free and everyone is welcome. Time: noon Location: MacKinnon, Room 107

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Biomedical Science Leadership Conference

January 28 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

This annual conference is a great way for students to hear from interesting speakers about their school, learn about career paths in various health fields and meet with current master's, PhD, medical school and veterinary school students. Lunch is included. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased at the University Centre information desk located on the first floor. Open to students in all programs. Location: Science Complex atrium

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Places of Worship Tour With Multi-Faith Resource Team

January 29

Are you interested in other cultures and religions? Join the Multi-Faith Resource Team for a Places of Worship Tour and visit three different religious centres in one day. We'll visit the Ismaili Muslim Centre, the BAPS Hindu temple and the Dixie Gurdwara. Participants will have the opportunity to explore each of these places of worship and learn about some of the history of each religion. Lunch will be provided. Please purchase your ticket at the information desk in the University…

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Winter Landscape Photography Workshop

January 29 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Photographer Sylvia Galbraith will host a discussion and presentation on the unique challenges of winter photography. Dress warmly and bring a tripod if possible. All skill levels and film or digital camera users are welcome. This program is highly recommended for those who love the outdoors and for artists who take reference photos. The early bird fee is $55 by Jan. 19. Location: Arboretum Centre

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February 2017

P4E Job Fair 2017

February 1 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

The P4E Job Fair will be held at RIM Park in Waterloo with more than 200 employers from a variety of sectors in attendance. Students and alumni from all academic programs are encouraged to attend. Free transportation is available to and from the event with a student or alumni ID card. Location: University Centre pick-up and drop-off at RIM Park

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PhD Thesis Defence: Paola Vasquez

February 2

Paola Vasquez, a PhD student in rural studies in the School of Environmental Design and Rural Development, will defend her thesis on "Strategies for the Integration and Institutionalization of Cleaner Product Knowledge in Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs)." Time: 1:30 p.m. Location: Landscape Architecture, Room 127

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Owl Prowl for Families

February 3 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Learn about the behaviour and adaptations of owls in the Guelph area. This program begins indoors, then continues outside, so dress warmly. This program is for adults and children under 14. The owl prowl will be led by guest naturalist Jenn Bock. The  fee is $15 per adult, $8 per child and $40 for a family of four. The registration deadline is Jan. 26. Location: Arboretum Centre

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Owl Prowl for Adults

February 4 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

This program begins indoors, then continues outside, so dress warmly. Led by guest naturalist Jenn Bock, this program is for adults and teens aged 14 and older. The fee is $15 per person. Register by Jan. 26. Location: Arboretum Centre

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Better Sleep for Peri-Menopausal Women

February 6 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

This two-hour workshop offers drug-free tips to help cope with mid-life sleep changes, hot flashes and the frustration of being awake through the night. The fee is $5 for U of G students, $10 for members of USW Local 4120 and $20 for everyone else. Location: University Centre, Room 335

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Stop Worrying

February 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Learn to curb the worry habit and how to avoid the five pitfalls that perpetuate worrying. This two-hour workshop includes brain training exercises and a variety of other techniques to decrease worrying. The fee is $5 for U of G students, $10 for members of USW Local 4120 and $20 for everyone else. Location: University Centre, Room 335

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