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CDE New Graduate Student Orientation

Orientation to the MSc degree program in Capacity Development an Extension program.  Details are also shared via your UofG email. This meeting will be a general overview about your degree program, academic requirements, academic support available and all the ins and outs of campus and community resources important for your academics.  This is an opportunity to make introductions and connections with landscape architecture faculty, staff and your classmates.

New BLA Students - "Hanging out with BLA's" orientation event

Welcome new Landscape Architecture students! We hope that you are just as excited to start the new school year as we are! Join us at the Landscape Architecture building to meet your classmates and hang out with upper classmates. In addition, this event will provide you with an opportunity to become familiar with your classmates and the student body of LASS, learning more about the organizations, clubs and societies that exist, and year-long events! Come hang out with upper year students in the BLA program and get to know your incoming classmates.

RPD New Graduate Student Orientation

Orientation to the MSc and MPlan programs in Rural Planning and Development.  Details are also shared via your UofG email. This meeting will be a general overview about your degree program, academic requirements, academic support available and all the ins and outs of campus and community resources important for your academics.  This is an opportunity to make introductions and connections with landscape architecture faculty, staff and your classmates.

MLA New Student Orientation

Orientation to the Master of Landscape Architecture program.  Details are also shared via your UofG email. This meeting will be a general overview about your degree program, academic requirements, academic support available and all the ins and outs of campus and community resources important for your academics.  This is an opportunity to make introductions and connections with landscape architecture faculty, staff and your classmates.

SEDRD GSS meeting with all new graduate students

A brief introduction for all new graduate students to the SEDRD Graduate Student Society (SEDRD-GSS).  Meet the GSS grad student leaders who will provide information on the student association including goals, plans, activities.  Get involved in your graduate experience to the fullest!

SEDRD New Student Orientation Lunch

At Noon, SEDRD will be hosting a free lunch for all new SEDRD Graduate and Undergraduate Students (LA, RPD and CDE). 

BLA Degree New Undergraduate Student Orientation - Fall 2022

The Bachelor of Landscape Architecture (BLA) degree program meeting for new students will be held on Wednesday, September 7, 2022 at 10:00 am.   See information on the Gryph Life website under “Meeting for Majors”

RPD Thesis Defence: Behnaz Bahrefar

Behnaz Bahrefar, a Master of Science in Rural Planning and Development student, will defend their thesis research titled “Influence of a Global Pandemic for Ontario Newcomers: Challenges and Experiences during the COVID-19 Pandemic”. A brief description of their thesis research is listed below:

CDE Thesis Defence: Arvinder Pannu

School of Environmental Design and Rural Development – Capacity Development and Extension MSc Thesis Examination Arvinder Pannu, a master student in Capacity Development and Extension in the School of Environmental Design and Rural Development, will defend their thesis on “Developing Just and Sustainable Food Systems Through Food Social Enterprise:  A Case Study of Guelph-Wellington’s Circular Food Economy and Food Social Enterprises"

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