On the job: Allison Day takes her kitchen online

On the job: Allison Day takes her kitchen online

Posted by: on Nov 15, 2016 | No Comments

Who: Allison Day, BA ’10
Job: Blogger, food stylist and photographer, and cookbook author

Beets are an often overlooked vegetable, but Allison Day, BA ’10, is trying to change that with her Yummy Beet food blog. Aside from beets, you’ll find almost every type of produce presented in a rainbow of colours along with “vegetable forward” recipes to prepare them yourself.

On the job: long snapper Jake Reinhart plays one of the most specialized positions in football

On the job: long snapper Jake Reinhart plays one of the most specialized positions in football

Posted by: on Jul 25, 2016 | No Comments

Who: Jake Reinhart, BA ’13
Job: Long snapper for the Toronto Argonauts

Guelph’s Jake Reinhart has the muscular frame of a construction worker or a pro athlete.

He’s actually both, playing in the Canadian Football League (CFL) from June to November and doing home renovation work in the off-season.

On the job: taking the reins as one of Canada’s top athletes

On the job: taking the reins as one of Canada’s top athletes

Posted by: on Mar 29, 2016 | No Comments

Who: Emma-Jayne Wilson, Dipl. (Equ.) ’01
Job: Professional jockey

Success for jockey Emma-Jayne Wilson depends on making split-second decisions while guiding a 540 kg horse as it races at speeds reaching 70 kilometres per hour.

On the job: an office on the water

On the job: an office on the water

Posted by: on Sep 10, 2015 | No Comments

Who: Dave Pinel, M.Sc. ’98
Job: Managing owner and tour operator at West Coast Expeditions

Kayaking among the sea otters in Kyuquot Sound is just another day at the office for Dave Pinel.