Friday, March 18, 2016

Chris Hadfield wins national award for science promotion

Adjunct professor’s International Space Station tweets and videos turned spotlight on space

Nominated by the University of Waterloo, Chris Hadfield, former commander of the International Space Station (ISS), and adjunct professor at Waterloo, is the recipient of the prestigious Award for Science Promotion from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada. The award, announced today at an event in Toronto, recognizes an individual who is inspirational in the way they promote science to the general public.

Monday, February 8, 2016

Kinesiology prof receives Bloomberg Manulife prize

Lora Giangregorio receives prize from award representatives.

Marianne Harrison, President and CEO of Manulife Canada, Michael Meighen, Chancellor of McGill University, Lawrence Bloomberg, Waterloo Professor Lora Giangregorio, Suzanne Fortier, Principal and Vice-Chancellor of McGill, and Dilson Rassier, Dean, Faculty of Education at McGill.

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

B12 deficiency a concern for long-term care

A high proportion of older adults entering long-term care homes in Ontario are B12 deficient, with more developing deficiencies over the course of their first year in residence, according to research from the University of Waterloo. There is a connection between B12 deficiency and several serious health conditions.

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