High school students and teachers are invited to the University of Guelph to explore plant identification, physiology, and management at the facilities of the Guelph Turfgrass Institute. Participate in various hands-on activities and interact with industry experts, including special guest speakers Rob Heggie, Head Grounds Keeper at Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment and Ben Cullen, gardener extraordinaire and weekly columnist in the Toronto Star.
Upcoming Liaison Outreach Events
SHSM agriculture teachers: Join us October 17-18 for a two-day conference at the University of Guelph. Discover new field trip venues, explore specialized resources and learn from educational and topic specialists. No cost to register, lunch provided both during both days of conference. OCTOBER 17: Discovering Destinations Tour two state-of-the-art research facilities focused on dairy production and soil health, an active high school teaching farm, and a high-tech agricultural equipment dealer.
Career Pathways Guelph-Wellington is an interactive career fair organized annually by the Career Education Council in collaboration with community partners from both education and business. 40+ Career exhibitors from business, industry, education and community offer students insights and inspiration which can help them as they make important decisions about future education and career pathways. Visit us at our booth and learn about careers in food an agriculture!
The STAO2018 Conference welcomes K-12 science educators, instructional coordinators, faculty instructors, teacher candidates and education policy makers.
Your Future, Your Choice a career fair organized annually by the Career Education Council. Students and parents connect with over 80 exhibitors from business, education and community organizations. Business and education exhibitors showcase a wide variety of careers representing apprenticeship, college, university and workplace pathways. Visit our booth to learn more about pathways in food and agriculture! Learn More and Register