The University of Guelph community is mourning the death of Prof. Paul Rowntree, Chair of the Department of Chemistry, who passed away July 27.

Condolences to Paul’s family may be shared through the Gilbert MacIntyre and Son Funeral Home website. A celebration of life service is planned for May 29, 2021.

Support services and initiatives are available for all faculty, staff and students, including:

  • Employee assistance program for faculty and staff, 1-800-265-8310
  • Multi-Faith Resource Team, Ext. 58909
  • Student Counselling Services, Ext. 53244
  • Crisis Text Line, text “UofG” to 686868

This message is shared with the community following University protocol.