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Where’s the news?

The Ontarion is on hiatus from May to August of 2019. Our next issue—to be published August 29, 2019—will be Guelph 101, our annual back-to-school issue. In the meantime, we’re semi-active on twitter here. You can also sign up to receive our newsletter here. We’ll send you reminders about new […]


2019 Ultimate Summer Staycation Guide to Guelph

Staying in Guelph this summer? Here are just a few of the great things you can enjoy in the Royal City this summer season!  Survival Kit Here are some summer essentials you’ll need as you work your way through our staycation guide. Sunscreen Bug Spray Sensible Shoes Sunglasses Hat Refillable […]


Using social media as a tool for justice

Panel held at Guelph-Humber discusses relationship between justice and media On March 19, graduating media studies students at the University of Guelph-Humber hosted a free speaker event looking at how social media has become the platform for social justice. EMERGE is a multidisciplinary project run by  media studies students at […]


Senate Committee on Agriculture and Forestry

Discussing the comparative advantage in Canada’s agri-food sector The agricultural industry is more versatile than you might expect and is continuing in that direction. This is the message the Senate Committee on Agriculture and Forestry highlighted during their visit to the University of Guelph on March 11. The Senate participated […]


Treaty No. 3 (1792)

The Between the Lakes Purchase (1792) By Dr. Brittany Luby & Dr. Alison Norman with HIST*1050*02 as part of an experiential learning collaboration with The Ontarion The Between the Lakes Purchase (1792) between the Crown and the Mississauga Nation, was to allow Indigenous and settler populations to co-exist in the region […]