The Southwest Agricultural Conference to be held Jan. 3 and 4 at the University of Guelph Ridgetown Campus celebrates its 20th anniversary this year and its reputation as the leading conference in agriculture education in North America. This year’s conference theme is “The Future of Agriculture.” The Ridgetown Campus had a long tradition of providing […]
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Jean Cameron, retired stores-keeper in the Department of Physical Resources, died suddenly Nov. 28 while visiting family in Glasgow, Scotland. Her funeral was held Dec. 14 at Gilbert MacIntyre & Son Funeral Home in Guelph. Predeceased by her husband, John, in 2006, she is survived by her children Steve, Dave, Lorraine and their families.
U of G’s chapter of Right to Play received a cheque for more than $1,000 last week from Guelph’s Tri-City Martial Arts club. The money was raised during a November regional karate tournament to benefit the charity, which helps children in developing countries. Right to Play is an international humanitarian organization using sport for development, […]
A celebration of the life of University professor emerita Parvathi (Pari) K. Basrur will be held Dec. 15 at 2 p.m. in Rozanski Hall. Prof. Basrur died Nov. 10 at the age of 83. The celebration will recognize her long and distinguished career in the Department of Biomedical Sciences and her service to the community. […]