Michel Pass and Claire Byrne, UPEI MGA students, introduce the conference with Dr. Juan Ignacio Iquino Lafuente, Deputy of the Permanent Representation of Spain to the Council of Europe (left) and Dr. Javier Ramos López, Rector, Universidad Rey Juan.
Posted: Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 08:57

Students in the University of Prince Edward Island’s inaugural one-year Master in Global Affairs (MGA) program held a conference on refugee resettlement on April 23, 2019, at the Council of Europe (CoE) in Strasbourg, France, in collaboration with the European Student Thinktank.

This mature female eagle takes flight after spending 10 months recovering from injury. Photo by Jenna Kenney
Posted: Wednesday, May 22, 2019 - 15:43

After a ten-month recovery from injury, a bald eagle was released by the AVC Wildlife Service on May 17, 2019, at the Eagle’s View Golf Course in Murray River, PEI.

Posted: Wednesday, May 22, 2019 - 14:22

UPEI Panther Soccer is hosting its annual Alumni and Friends Breakfast Saturday, June 1 at 10:00 am in McMillan Hall of the W.A. Murphy Student Centre.

UPEI's Health Sciences Building
Posted: Wednesday, May 22, 2019 - 10:17

A graduate research project at the University of Prince Edward Island’s Faculty of Nursing is seeking participants for a study about postpartum depression. 

Dr. Tim Goddard will present 2019 the 2019 Outstanding Graduate Student Mentorship Lecture
Posted: Tuesday, May 14, 2019 - 13:25

The Faculty of Graduate Studies will be holding its annual UPEI Graduate Studies and Research Conference from Wednesday, May 15 to Friday, May 17, 2019, inclusive.


Dr. Olive Bryanton earned her PhD from UPEI’s Faculty of Education
Posted: Saturday, May 11, 2019 - 09:38

The campus of the University of Prince Edward Island was abuzz with energy the last two days as staff, students, faculty, family, graduates, and friends celebrated Convocation 2019. 

Her Honour, The Honourable Antoinette Perry (front centre), Lieutenant Governor of Prince Edward Island, with UPEI Queen Elizabeth Scholars and University administrators and supervisors at Government House
Posted: Thursday, May 9, 2019 - 08:59

Her Honour, The Honourable Antoinette Perry, Lieutenant Governor of Prince Edward Island, recently hosted a luncheon at Government House in celebration of the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Scholarship Program and the University of Prince Edward Island’s Queen Elizabeth Scholars. 

UPEI will confer degrees on approximately 900 graduates this year
Posted: Wednesday, May 8, 2019 - 10:03

It’s Convocation Week at UPEI! Here are the details to help you find your way through our annual celebration of our graduating students.

Dr. Aitazaz Farooque, Sustainable Design Engineering, accepts the Presidential Recognition Award for Combined Achievement from UPEI President and Vice-Chancellor Alaa Abd-El-Aziz.
Posted: Wednesday, May 8, 2019 - 10:01

UPEI’s annual Presidential Recognition Awards of Merit and 25-Year Service Awards were presented to faculty and staff at a ceremony on April 30, 2019. The awards, created by President and Vice-Chancellor Alaa Abd-El-Aziz, recognize outstanding performance and dedication to students and our community on-campus, provincially, and globally.

A little brown bat
Posted: Tuesday, May 7, 2019 - 10:16

Spring is finally approaching, which means bats will soon emerge from their hibernacula and return to their summer roosting sites. People in Prince Edward Island (P.E.I.) and Newfoundland and Labrador (N.L.) are encouraged to call the toll-free bat hotline — 1-833-434-BATS (2287) — to let researchers know that their bats are returning.


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