SoCS Faculty Awarded Tier 2 Canada Research Chair

The School of Computer Science is proud to announce that one of our faculty members, Dr. Ali Dehghantanha, has been awarded a Tier 2 Canada Research Chair (CRC) from the federal Government of Canada. Earlier today, Minister of Innovation, Science, and Industry, Navdeep Bains, announced a $195-million federal investment in the CRC program that included the bestowing of 259 new and renewed chairships at institutions across Canada.

Saint John, N.B. cityscape

City of Saint John Ransomware Attack

With over two weeks passing since the City of Saint John was forced to shut down its online systems due to a ransomware attack, city officials are refusing to share details about how the attack happened, which systems and data were targeted, and what the city is planning to do in response.

2020 SOCS Undergraduate Student Awards

2020 SOCS Undergraduate Student Awards

Each year, the College of Engineering and Physical Sciences (CEPS) celebrates the outstanding achievements of its students with awards that recognize academic accomplishments, community engagement, leadership, innovation, and volunteerism. Many of these awards are made possible by alumni and friends of CEPS, its departments and schools, and the University of Guelph.

The School of Computer Science is proud to highlight the following Bachelor of Computing award winners from our Computer Science and Software Engineering programs! 

Government of Canada Virtual Networking Event - October 27th to October 29th 2020

Government of Canada Virtual Networking Event

Wondering about a career in government? Want to hear from Guelph alumni about potential career pathways to Government Departments and Agencies?

Our Government of Canada Virtual Networking Event can help you learn more!

Engage with Government Departments and Agencies from the comfort of home.

This unique opportunity is exclusive to U of G students and includes opportunities to:

2020 Virtual Graduate Preview Week - University of Guelph

Virtual Graduate Studies Preview Week 2020

Looking to further your education? Join us this week, Monday, October 19th to Friday, October 23rd, as we take our event virtual with 1-hour live chats! 

Learn more about the diverse 100+ graduate programs available at the University of Guelph and connect with faculty, staff, and students to get answers to your questions and learn more about the programs that interest you. 

Laura Gatto's PhD Defence is on Sept 9th at 11:00am (via Zoom)

Computational Sciences PhD Candidate, Laura Gatto, will defend her Ph.D. Dissertation, entitled "Barriers to Employment and Equal Pay for Disadvantaged Groups" on Wednesday September 9th, 2020 at 11:00AM on Zoom. Details below.

New Art Collection in Reynolds

A new art collection is in the process of being put up in the front entryway of Reynolds, titled "Modern Pandemic". This art collection consists of prints from the Bachinski Chu Print Study Collection. The exhibit that used to reside here, titled "Interplay", has been moved to the basement for further viewing.

While we can't rush to Reynolds to see the new exhibit until we are all back together again, we have included some photos of the pieces that are currently up, courtesy of Sarah Mousseau.

CS Student Awarded College of Engineering and Physical Sciences Graduation Prize

Congratulations to David Noel for winning the College of Engineering and Physical Sciences Graduation Prize. This prize is awarded to the student graduating with the highest cumulative average from an Honours program in the college. David will be recognized in the Summerlee Science Complex on their college awards display.

We wish David the best in whatever his bright future holds!

Photo of Johnston Green with text

2020 Spring Academic Open House

On May 20th, the University of Guelph hosted their annual Spring Academic Open House (SAOH). This year, due to concerns surrounding the health and safety of our, staff, faculty, and future Gryphons, the SAOH was hosted virtually. Thank you to all of our presenters, editors, moderators, faculty, and staff for their help making this event possible! If you were unable to attend, we have developed a set of video information sessions and video testimonials.