Prof. Marion Joppe, Hospitality and Tourism Management, has been elected to serve a three-year term as a director of the U.S.-based Travel and Tourism Research Association (TTRA). The non-profit professional organization works to improve the quality, value, effectiveness and use of travel and tourism research and marketing information. TTRA’s annual international conference will be held […]
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Prof. Kevin Hall, vice-president (research), was asked to write a blog about his water research and experiences in India by the Ministry of Research and Innovation (MRI). Hall’s blog is featured on the ministry’s website this week. MRI also included Hall’s article in a special national eNewsletter on the upcoming Ontario Global Water Leadership Summit. […]
Prof. Jonathan Newman, director of the School of Environmental Sciences, received the Excellence in Science and Technology Award in April as part of the 2011 University at Albany Alumni Association Excellence Awards. An expert on the ecological impact of climate change, he was cited as an internationally acclaimed scientist and highly respected educator.
A University of Guelph football player was selected in the 2011 CFL Canadian draft Sunday. Wide receiver Jedd Gardner was chosen in the fourth round, 28th overall, by the Toronto Argonauts. Gardner finished his fourth year of eligibility with the Gryphons in 2010, and has a career record of 2,000 yards on 114 passes. This […]