Gryphons Have a Banner Weekend

This past weekend, University of Guelph athletes won team track and field championship titles for both men and women at the Ontario University Athletics (OUA) competition in Toronto, and won bronze medals in national swimming championships in Sherbrooke, Que. Gryphons also won medals in national wrestling championships and a women’s team bronze in OUA Nordic …

U of G Marks Black History Month

Black History Month will take place in February at the University of Guelph. The events are organized by the Guelph Black Students Association, the Student Help and Advocacy Centre, and Student Life. Activities will take place on and off campus, including musical performances, a food tasting, movie screenings and discussions. All are free except for the food …

U of G Welcomes Israeli Research Delegation

Researchers from the Koret School of Veterinary Medicine at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem visited the University of Guelph recently to discuss future research collaborations in production animal diseases. The workshop, held Jan. 5-6 at the Ontario Veterinary College (OVC), stemmed from a U of G visit to the Israeli veterinary school by president Franco …

Selection Committee Welcomes Suggestions for Next Chancellor

University community members are being invited to help in selecting the next University of Guelph chancellor.  Community members may submit the names of individuals who fit the Senate’s chancellor profile by emailingchancellor@uoguelph.ca. Suggestions are welcome before Jan. 3. The chancellor profile can be found on the Secretariat’s website.  The chancellor is the ceremonial head of …

U of G Celebrates Giving Tuesday

The University of Guelph is marking Giving Tuesday, a national day for supporting charitable activities, by highlighting its United Way campaign and student bursaries. Several events will support the University’s United Way effort, including fundraising with red piggy banks in the University Centre courtyard. “Giving Tuesday celebrates making a difference in the lives of others …