Category: Member News

Phil O’Hara featured

Phil O’Hara was the lead front page story in the November 8th edition of the Chronicle Herald. The longtime member and former president of the ADRP completed the 10 k event in the Bluenose Marathon and took another item off his “bucket list”. Read the story here.

September Newsletter Published

The latest newsletter features an article by Peter Wallace about sea caves and other unusual Atlantic landforms. There is a good collection of interesting notices and opportunities. The September issue also includes reports from the president and the treasurer, as well as the Membership, Pension Advisory and Benefits Committees. There is news from CURAC and ….  Read More

Paul Huber made Honorary ADRP Member

At its March meeting, the Board elected to extend an Honorary ADRP Membership to Paul Huber.  His long-standing hard work and contributions to the cause were noted: Served on the Pension Advisory Committee as DFA rep and ADRP observer for over 40 years total; Served a term as a trustee of the Dal Pension Plan; ….  Read More

Member News: Randy Barkhouse Wins CURAC Tribute Award

Congratulations to longstanding Board member of ADRP and CURAC (Canadian Universities Retiree Associations of Canada), Randy Barkhouse who has received a CURAC Tribute Award.  Many ADRP members know Randy as being an expert on Dalhousie pensions and on university pensions plans across Canada.  We owe him a great debt for drawing our attention to the ….  Read More

Members’ Stories: Phil O’Hara

Members will be interested to read Willy Palov’s Saltwire story (posted March 29th, 2021, 11:30) on the bond between our Past-President, Phil O’Hara, and his Moosehead billet, Alexis Gravel. https://www.saltwire.com/atlantic-canada/sports/local-sports/cancer-fight-strengthens-bond-between-mooseheads-alexis-gravel-and-billet-even-more-569729/ Excerpt: “But the closeness between goalie Alexis Gravel and his billet dad Phil O’Hara goes another level beyond the usual relationship. Gravel lived with O’Hara ….  Read More