Old people walking, research at University of Guelph studies why we lose muscle mass

Research Looks at Why We Lose Muscle Mass as We Age

As we age, we begin to lose muscle mass, which can lead to loss of strength, speed and power. Researchers at the University of Guelph are trying to understand why this happens and what can be done to protect muscles as we age. Prof. Geoff Power joined the Department of Human Health and Nutritional Sciences …

Gbolahan Olarewaju wins YMCA Peace Medallion

U of G Staff Member Wins YMCA Peace Medal

A University of Guelph staffer has won this year’s YMCA Peace Medallion from the YMCA-YWCA of Guelph. Gbolahan Olarewaju, coordinator of international and multi-faith programs in U of G’s Office of Intercultural Affairs, received the award along with Guelph resident Kenan Makgalo. They received the medallion in November for advocating for peaceful racial relationships and …