Alex Michalos, Hallman Visiting Professor, will be on campus Wednesday, Sept. 28 to talk about the challenges of developing a national wellbeing index and give some initial thoughts on the full composite index that will be released in October.
The girls, in Grades 7 to 10, will have a chance to discover firsthand what engineering is all about at the all-day event, which will take place Saturday, Oct. 1.
Watsa, chairman and CEO of Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd., will serve a second three-year term, beginning May 1, 2012. His current three-year term of office ends April 30, 2012. As Waterloo's ninth chancellor, Watsa presides over convocation ceremonies, conferring degrees, diplomas and certificates on graduating students. He also serves as a leading ambassador for the university.