President addresses campus at University Update 2018

Posted: 
Friday, May 4, 2018
President Abd-El-Aziz gave an update on UPEI's initiatives before a large crowd of faculty, staff, and students

President and Vice-Chancellor Alaa Abd-El-Aziz delivered University Update 2018 to the campus community on Thursday, May 3, 2018. He addressed questions and highlighted a number of exciting initiatives and areas of growth for UPEI. The presentation focused on new programs; investments in staff, faculty and students; the proposed Operating Budget for 2018-19; and expanding UPEI’s global reach. He capped the town hall meeting by announcing plans to celebrate the 50th anniversary of UPEI in 2019.

President Abd-El-Aziz credited the University’s success to UPEI's community members, many of whom filled the auditorium, “It is thanks to their dedication and talent that UPEI provides world-class education for our students so that they can reach their full potential in the classroom and in communities around the world.” 

View the presentation (pdf)

Nicole Phillips
Associate Director
Department: 
Marketing and Communications
Phone: 
(902) 566-0947
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