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Last Lecture

Date: Wednesday, March 31, 2021

The University of Guelph-Humber’s main priority is the health and safety of students, faculty, staff and guests. It is important to recognize our students, alumni, mentorship recipients and speakers for their hard work and contributions to the University of Guelph-Humber.

The Last Lecture is a celebration where graduating students can reflect upon experiences, remember their journey, and their time at the University of Guelph-Humber. The 16th annual Last Lecture will be held virtually. More information to follow.

Get Involved!

Apply to be a Student Speaker. Apply to deliver a five-minute speech at the Last Lecture. The Student Speaker will speak to this year’s theme, capture the spirit of their class, and reflect on the student experience at the University of Guelph-Humber.

Nominate a faculty or staff member for the Outstanding Mentorship Award for their outstanding guidance and support to University of Guelph-Humber students.

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Pictures from the previous Last Lectures

Crowd of students cheering in a concourse. Three students arm in arm smiling and looking into the camera. Five students smiling. Swoop holding an award with students. Group of students dressed in business attire smiling for the camera.Laura Josephs, host of event, at lecture podium. Two students take a selfie Two staff applauding and smiling towards eachother. A student stands and claps Mascot Swoop poses Students in a crowd engaging with the lecture. Two speakers paired at the podium. Two faculty posing for the camera and exchanging an award. A student accepts an award Two speakers engaging at the podium. Student speaking at podium. Award being presented to a student. Students clapping in a crowd. Students pose with a 2018 banner Two faculty members posing with award. Students clap Staff, faculty and students posing at the front of the Last Lecture room. A Last Lecture speaker addressing the students. Four students smile and pose together