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John Dielwart, BSc’77, is one of the founding donors of the Canadian Centre for Advanced Leadership in Business, a national leadership centre expected to open later this year at the Haskayne School of Business.
Wolfe Keller, BSc’72, received the Schulich School of Engineering’s Distinguished Collaborator Award earlier this year. Wolfe has collaborated with several faculty members on projects related to water, waste water and watershed research.
Gayland Pedhirney, BA’71, joined TrueNorth Capital Partners as a senior advisor.
Patty Shortreed, BComm’78, was a guest speaker at Graduating This Year’s building confidence seminar.
Ralph Angelo Vigna, MEd’73, passed away at home in Vancouver, B.C., on December 22, 2011 after a lengthy illness. He is survived by his spouse Daniel Sarunic; sons John, BA’89 (Nancy), Mark and Peter (Judy), and their mother, Annie Vigna BA’97; and grandchildren, Rene, Isabella and Natalia. He is predeceased by his son, Paul (June 1, 2007).
Cenek Vrba, BMUS’70, has retired as concertmaster at the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra.