Organized by Dr. Brian Maraj, a professor of Kinesiology and our PERCS group (Physical Education and Recreation Council of Students), the fourth annual Maraj-a-thon is underway in the Van Vliet Centre. This year’s event boasts to be an outstanding sign of hope and holiday spirit. The Maraj-a-thon is an eight-hour squash marathon in honor of three of the faculty’s alumni, Terry Tenove, Brett Babcock and Katie Burgess, who suffered from injuries.
Bill Humby, head coach of the University of Alberta Golden Bears and Pandas swimming program, along with his son Nico and daughter Paula, will compete on CBC Radio-Canada’s television program “Un air de Famille” beginning this Thursday, December 5.
After a historic 100th season of play, fourth-year goalie Kurtis Mucha and the University of Alberta Golden Bears, who open the season at #1 in the CIS rankings, will spend the first home game of their 101st season trying to re-write the record books even more as they host the Mount Royal University Cougars in a home-and-home series.