Andrew Robertson and Azra Premji honoured with Presidents Circle Awards for Leadership. Robertson has been labelled as a “tireless leader” and Premji an excellent and faithful volunteer for many years.
Research from the RBC Retirement Research Centre at the University of Waterloo demonstrates that spouses need and must collaborate on developing a solid retirement plan. Couples need to look beyond plans solely based on investments and returns, and take a more comprehensive approach to determining needs and wants prior to retirement.
Four top researchers at the University of Waterloo, including kinesiology’s Jack P. Callaghan, Canada Research Chair in spine biomechanics and injury prevention, spoke at a conference in Toronto, positioning Canada as an international leader in research and development.
Education and enforcement: keys to preventing concussions
Pat Bishop, retired professor of kinesiology from the University of Waterloo, comments on the connection between concussions and sports equipment. Although helmet designs have improved, he explains, “The injury is caused by a rotational motion and acceleration of the head and at the present time there is no helmet that will protect against rotation of the head, or of the brain.”