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GradFest

Graduating from the University of Guelph-Humber is an amazing accomplishment and we want to celebrate with you! Beginning the week of June 15, we will be hosting a virtual grad celebration. The celebration will include the following events:

Monday, June 15 – GradFest

We'll kick off the celebration on the @UofGHstudents Instagram account with special messages from faculty and staff. Check out our Instagram page for fun story templates and share your experience and favourite memories during your time at UofGH. We will repost and share your completed templates on the @GuelphHumberAlumni account to welcome you to our Alumni family. Don’t forget to use the hashtag #GHgrad and tag us!

Tuesday, June 16 – Alumni Launch

Visit @GuelphHumberAlumni on our Instagram page and @GHalumni on our other platforms such as Twitter and Facebook, where we’ll highlight the services, perks, and benefits available to you as alumni.

Wednesday, June 17 – Career Chats

The Career Services team will share their advice on our social media channels for life after graduation, focusing on career search and virtual interviews, grad school and other other professional development information.

Thursday, June 18 – Last Toast

Let's celebrate together on the @GuelphHumberAlumni Instagram account with a live toast to the Class of 2020, hosted by one of your fellow graduating students, Calista Iannotta and 2017 Kinesiology alum Malik Carby-Corbett. Pour a glass of your own and tune in at 4 pm to toast together. Congratulations UofGH grad, you did it! We are proud of you!

In addition to this week of festivities, we have some giveaways and an exciting contest!

Your Gryph Mail account will expire in a year, and we want to ensure you’re still connected! Please update your contact information here. All entries completed by June 30, 2020, will be included in a draw for the following prizes:

1 of 7 Degree and Diploma Frame Sets
Display your achievement with an official mahogany degree and diploma frame. We’re giving away one set for each program.

1 of 80 Digital Caricature Drawings
Receive a personalized digital copy of a caricature drawing of yourself decked out in a grad gown and cap to serve as a keepsake to celebrate your success!

A Grad Party for You and Four Friends!
Let us bring the party to you! Each participant will receive a $30 Skip the Dishes gift card and a package of graduation decorations to deck out your personal celebration space!

#GHgrad Video Celebration Contest
Class of 2020, we want to celebrate with you! Show us how you’re celebrating, whether it’s a virtual commencement, a party with those you are quarantined with, or opening your parchment package. Get creative and share on social using #GHgrad. We’ll pick our top 5 favourites and get our alumni community to vote on their favourite for a chance to win a $300 gift card to a store of your choice! The four runner-ups will each receive a $50 gift card. Last day for submissions will be August 31, 2020.