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“Flax Americana” is published by McGill Queen’s University Press
Posted: Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 13:16

A book by UPEI’s Dr. Joshua MacFadyen was short-listed by the Canadian Historical Association for its annual Best Scholarly Book in Canadian History Price (formerly the Sir John A. MacDonald Prize). 

Artist Claude Bourque, (centre) assisted by Yoanis Menge (right), installs the minke whale skeleton in the AVC leaning commons.
Posted: Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 11:58

A fully articulated 20-foot minke whale skeleton is now suspended from the ceiling in AVC’s McCain Foundation Learning Commons, much to the delight of Dr. Pierre-Yves Daoust, wildlife pathologist and professor emeritus of pathology.

(front row) Mike Redmond, Dr. Janis MacLellan-Peters, Dr. Jo-Ann MacDonald, Kathy Walsh, and Major Dan Roode. (back row) Jennifer Balderston and Lauren Murphy
Posted: Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 15:19

The Faculty of Nursing at the University of Prince Edward Island is partnering with The Salvation Army for a unique learning and service experience at Bedford MacDonald House in Charlottetown.

Dr. Katherine Gottschall-Pass
Posted: Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 13:46

Dr. Katherine Gottschall-Pass has been recognized as a Fellow of Dietitians of Canada (DC). Dr. Gotschall-Pass is a professor in the Department of Applied Human Sciences and the current interim vice-president academic and research at the University of Prince Edward Island.


From left: Honorary Consul Peter Wunsch, Dean Greg Keefe, Ambassador Stefan Pehringer, Dean Nicholas Krouglicof, and Director of Industry Partnerships Allan Dale
Posted: Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 11:23

His Excellency, Mr. Stefan Pehringer, the Austrian Ambassador to Canada, made a return visit to the University of Prince Edward Island on June 17, meeting with representatives from the faculties of Sustainable Design Engineering and Veterinary Medicine.

Marie-Antoinette Pangan, valedictorian at UPEI’s Convocation ceremony on May 10, is one of the speakers at the event. Pangan came from the Phillipines ten years ago and graduated this year with her Bachelor of Science in nursing.
Posted: Monday, June 10, 2019 - 16:09

International graduates from post-secondary institutions on PEI who wish to settle in the province are invited to a celebration and information meeting on Thursday, June 13, 5:30–7:30 pm, in the Florence Simmons Performance Hall, Holland College, 140 Weymouth St., Charlottetown.

Marian Bruce
Posted: Thursday, June 6, 2019 - 13:14

PEI writer Marian Bruce will present “The Lion of Prince of Wales: Alexander Anderson—An Unsung Hero of Prince Edward Island’s Education System.”

Jesse Sutton
Posted: Thursday, June 6, 2019 - 13:11

The University of Prince Edward Island’s Men’s Hockey team has recruited Jesse Sutton to play for the Panthers in the 2019–2020 season.

Veterinary student Alyson Brown and Dr. Mark Fast in AVC's aquatic animal facility
Posted: Thursday, June 6, 2019 - 09:24

Alyson Brown, a student at the Atlantic Veterinary College, will spend the summer working on a research project investigating the impact of accelerated climate change on Atlantic salmon aquaculture in Atlantic Canada.

Posted: Wednesday, June 5, 2019 - 14:08

The L.M. Montgomery Institute and UPEI’s Robertson Library has launched the Journal of L.M. Montgomery Studies


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