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Undergrad Internships (Paid) with Centre for Scottish Studies

Be a part of exciting research and a leading global centre for the study of Scotland!

The Centre for Scottish Studies at the University of Guelph is the largest such academic centre outside Scotland, and the University’s Archival and Special Collections has the largest collection of documentary material on Scotland outside the United Kingdom.

Scholar Strike statement from the College of Arts

The College of Arts acknowledges the significance of the Scholar Strike on September 9th and 10th. This social justice movement originated in the U.S from a tweet by Dr.


The School of English and Theatre Studies would like to congratulate Jordan Cook who successfully defended his MA thesis: Rising from the Swamp: The Philosophical Implications of the Dictator Novel

2020 Eden Mills Writers' Festival

The 2020 Eden Mills Writers' Festival is in full swing! 

Throughout the upcoming weeks, there will be live virtual discussions and readings from a diverse group of contemporary authors and writers, including Emma Donoghue (The Pull of the Stars), Leanne Betasamosake Simpson (Noopiming: The Cure for White Ladies), Catherine Bush (Blaze Island), and Emily Urquhart (The Age of Creativity: Art, Memory, My Father, and Me). 

Gryphons Read 2020

This year's Gryphons Read is Funny Boy by Shyam Selvadurai! 

The University of Guelph resides on the land of the Between the Lakes Treaty No. 3, the territory of the Mississaugas of the Credit. This land is part of the Dish with One Spoon, a covenant between Indigenous nations to live peaceably on the territories of the Great Lakes region. We recognize that today this gathering place is home to many First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples and acknowledging them reminds us of our collective responsibility to the land where we learn, live and work.