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Dr. Michael van den Heuvel
Posted: Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 11:37

Dr. Michael van den Heuvel, an environmental scientist based at the University of Prince Edward Island, is playing a lead role within the internationally acclaimed Canadian Rivers Institute (CRI), which, in the lead up to World Rivers Day on September 25, is releasing a report highlighting its first 15 years of achievements. 

Posted: Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 10:48

The Panther men’s and women’s soccer teams play their “second” home-openers of the season this Saturday against Dalhousie. 

Dr. Elizabeth Wells, Mount Allison; Nicholas Godsoe, University of Toronto; Dr. Shannon Murray, UPEI; Dr. Angie Kolen, St. Francis Xavier University; Piper Riler Thompson, Mount Allison University; and, Dr. Srinivas Sampali, Dalhousie University
Posted: Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 11:18

UPEI’s Dr. Shannon Murray was part of a delegation to the British House of Lords for the official launch of the International Federation of National Teaching Fellows (IFNTF). 

Dr. Gina Mercer
Posted: Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 10:48

Dr. Gina Mercer, a celebrated poet, creative writing mentor, magazine editor, and scholar from Tasmania will be the UPEI Writer in Residence for the month of October. She will give a writing workshop and a public reading. Dr. Mercer’s reading will be on Tuesday, October 4, at 7:30 pm in the UPEI Faculty Lounge, SDU Main Building on the University of Prince Edward Island campus.

Camilla Gibb
Posted: Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 10:45

This gifted storyteller will read from her new work in a Winter’s Tales presentation on Tuesday, October 11, at 7:30 pm in the UPEI Faculty Lounge, SDU Main Building. 

Jeremy Thompson and Holly Jones
Posted: Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 08:55

Every week, UPEI Athletics and Recreation recognizes two student-athletes for their hard work and dedication to their respective sports. Congratulations to Jeremy Thompson (Cross Country) and Holly Jones (Women’s Rugby), the UPEI Panther Subway Athletes of the week for September 12-18!

Co-holders of the UNESCO Chair in Island Studies and Sustainability Dr. Jim Randall and Dr. Godfrey Baldacchino
Posted: Monday, September 19, 2016 - 12:45

UPEI’s UNESCO Chair in Island Studies and Sustainability and the UPEI Climate Research Lab will co-host a public forum on climate change adaptations and islands.

Dr. Andrew Tasker
Posted: Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 10:00

Canadians for Health Research (CHR) have named Dr. Andrew Tasker its Researcher of the Month

Posted: Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 09:55

The men’s and women’s soccer teams play at home Friday evening, playing host to Acadia.

Posted: Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 09:10

University of Prince Edward Island President and Vice-Chancellor Alaa Abd-El-Aziz issued a statement today on the passing of UPEI honorary degree recipient Donald N. MacKenzie.

“On behalf of the UPEI community, I would like to extend my condolences to Donald’s wife Marion and to his family and friends,” said UPEI President and Vice-Chancellor Alaa Abd-El-Aziz.

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