New Engineering and Physical Sciences Students Get Ready With ‘The Quad’

First-year students entering the University of Guelph’s College of Engineering and Physical Sciences (CEPS) can turn to “The Quad” for pre-university resources to help them ease into their first semester. “The Quad” is a new online platform available only to students entering programs in engineering, computer science, physics, chemistry, and mathematics and statistics that offers …

The double-E logo of the Edmonton Eskimos

As a Brand, Edmonton’s CFL Team Name is a Losing Proposition

By Prof. Timothy Dewhirst, Department of Marketing and Consumer Studies, and senior research fellow in marketing and public policy at the Gordon S. Lang School of Business and Economics. This commentary originally ran in The Globe and Mail. George Floyd’s death in police custody prompted renewed attention on the systematic racism that permeates our society, …

U of G Grads to Receive Convocation Keepsake Boxes

Summer convocation 2020 at the University of Guelph is far from ordinary. But extraordinary efforts have been made to ensure the achievements of grads are applauded. Although convocation ceremonies have been postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic and graduates will have a chance to attend a future in-person ceremony when possible, a significant effort on …