APEGGA Members Have
Relatives Among New Grads
A number of APEGGA members responded to The PEGG's request to forward
names of family members who recently graduated form university engineering
or geoscience programs. The PEGG salutes the following graduates and their
Ralph B. Gorby, P. Eng., had the pleasure of slipping his son Dave Gorby's
Iron Ring on his finger. Dave Gorby graduated from UBC in mechanical engineering
in the spring of 2000.
Lindsay Howell, son of Darrel Howell, P.Eng., graduates from the mechanical
engineering program this year at the U of A, as did his father, in 1968.
Anna Markiw, daughter of Ivan Markiw, P.Eng., graduated this spring in
geological engineering from Queen's University.
Keith D. McLeod, P.Eng., announces that his son Matthew S. McLeod will
be graduating with a B.Eng. (honours) in mechanical engineering from Montreal's
McGill University in June 2001.
Jason Olfert graduated in mechanical engineering from the University
of Alberta. He is the son of Irwin Olfert, P.Eng.
Robert Robson, P.Geol., reports that his son Darren Robert Robson graduates
with a mechanical engineering degree in 2001.
Fitz Roett, PhD, P.Eng., advises that his daughter Karen Elizabeth Roett
graduated from the University of Calgary in oil and gas engineering.
Stephen Waters graduated in chemical engineering from the U of C in 2000.
He is the son of Terence Waters, P.Eng., who is also a chemical engineering
Norm Weimer, P.Eng., is proud to announce the graduation of his daughter,
Lisa Weimer, from environmental engineering at the University of Alberta.
Heather Trudy Wilton graduated this spring from mechanical engineering
at the University of Alberta. She is the daughter of Stephen Roland Wilton,
Mike Yakemchuk, P.Eng. announces that his nephew Kirby John Yakemchuk
is graduating from the University of Alberta metallurgy. Mike is also
a U of A graduate, in civil engineering.
Third Generation Graduates
Donald A. Brown, P.Eng. presented his daughter, Elizabeth Brown, with
her Iron Ring in a spring ceremony. Donald's father, Charles Penman Telfer
Brown, P,Eng., presented Donald with his Iron Ring at Concorida University
in 1975. Elizabeth is a mechanical engineering graduate from the University
Andrew Gregory, son of Marshall Gregory, P.Eng., and grandson of John
Gregory, P.Eng., Life Member, graduated from civil engineering at the
University of Alberta.
Darcy Riva is a new graduate in chemical engineering from the University
of Calgary. Darcy is the son of Don Riva, P.Eng. and the grandson of Walter