Michael McDonald, LLB, was cited DEALMAKER of the Week in American Law Magazine, May 2012. A corporate partner in the London office of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton, he brokered a deal whereby his client, Santa Clara, California-based Agilent Technologies, which makes scientific-testing instruments, agreed to pay $2.2 billion to acquire Danish cancer diagnostics company […]
Mike Vernon, MA, has produced an hour-long video documentary for the Canadian Army. “Desert Lions: Canadian Forces Mentors in Kandahar” follows the ups and downs of a none-man Operational Mentor and Liaison Team operating within the village of Nackhonay in 2010. Brian Hutchinson of the National Post has called it “a telling, warts-and-all documentary … […]
Thomas McKenzie, MSc, received the Lifetime Achievement Award, President’s (US) Council on Fitness, Sports and Nutrition in May 2012. He is Emeritus Professor of Exercise and Nutritional Sciences at San Diego State University and former Adjunct Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Diego. He is a former school physical and health education teacher, […]
Don Gilkie was made a fellow of the Canadian Society for Senior Engineers in May 2012 and was made a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Engineering in June, for his contributions to the engineering profession and to the community. The citation, in part, read as follows: “Dr. Ronald Gilkie … has contributed significantly to the […]
Robert S. Roda, BSc, DDS’81, was elected vice president of the American Association of Endodontists (AAE) during the Association’s annual session in Boston. He runs a private endodontic practice in Scottsdale, Ariz., and serves as a visiting lecturer at the Arizona School of Dentistry and Oral Health and as ana ajjunct assistant professor at Baylor […]
Stephen (Steve) MacDonnell, BSc, BEng(TUNS)’81, has recently been awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal for community service.