The President's News & Events

Franco Vaccarino speaking at breakfast

President’s Breakfast with Community Leaders

President Vaccarino hosted a breakfast with Guelph and County of Wellington business and community leaders to discuss the University’s plans for the years ahead as well as the University and the community’s place in Ontario’s Innovation Corridor.

February 16, 2017

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Franco Vaccarino and group with MP Kirsty Duncan

MP Kirsty Duncan talks gender equity at U of G

During her visit to campus, MP Kirsty Duncan met with senior leaders, faculty and students to discuss opportunities for women in STEM and learned more about BIO’s contributions to innovation.

January 26, 2017

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President, Premier Kathleen Wynne and group of students

Premier Wynne takes part in U of G mental health roundtable

Premier Kathleen Wynne was on campus during Bell Let’s Talk Day and took part in a roundtable discussion about student mental health supports.

January 25, 2017

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Consul General of India, Dinesh Bhatia and President

Consul General of India visits U of G

Dinesh Bhatia, Consul General of India, toured GRIPP and BDDC and met with faculty, students and President Vaccarino to discuss research that is attracting interest in India

January 12, 2017

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Franco Vaccarino

The Globe and Mail

To feed a growing world, consider what farming isn’t

October 26, 2016

Special to the Globe and Mail

Ridgetown Visit

Ridgetown Visit

October 13, 2016

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Lieutenant-Governor Tours U of G

Lieutenant-Governor Tours U of G

September 27, 2016

News Article

Good Food Innovation Awards

Good Food Innovation Awards

September 26, 2016
University Club

News Article

homecoming

Homecoming

September 24, 2016
Alumni Stadium

News Article

Ontario Universities Fair

Ontario Universities Fair

September 23-25, 2016
Metro Toronto Convention Centre

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United Way Kickoff BBQ

United Way Kickoff Barbecue

September 22, 2016
Branion Plaza

United Way Website

International Plowing Match

International Plowing Match and Rural Expo

September 21, 2016
Minto, Ont

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UofG Recognized for energy efficiency, recieves 5.8 million

Tour of U of G’s thermal energy storage facility

September 19, 2016
Thermal energy storage facility

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Eden Mills Writers' Festival

Eden Mills Writers' Festival

Alexandre Trudeau
September 17, 2016
War Memorial Hall

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Food From Thought

September 8, 2016

News Article

Flag Raising

Flag Raising

September 8, 2016
Guelph City Hall

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Welcome to New Students

September 7, 2016
Gryphon Field House

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Community Breakfast

September 7, 2016
Gryphon Field House

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Pep Rally

Pep Rally

September 6, 2016
Alumni Stadium

Graduate Student Orientation

Graduate Student Orientation

September 6, 2016