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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.

L. M. Montgomery and the Matter of Nature(s) is published by McGill-Queen’s University Press
Posted: Monday, May 6, 2019 - 11:27

L. M. Montgomery and the Matter of Nature(s), a book co-edited by UPEI’s Dr. Jean Mitchell, is one of three books short-listed for the Association of Canadian and Quebec Literatures’ (AQCL) Gabrielle Roy Prize. 

Dr. Étienne Côté, winner of AVC's 2018 Atlantic Award of Excellence, and Dean Greg Keefe
Posted: Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - 14:05

Dr. Étienne Côté, professor of cardiology at the Atlantic Veterinary College, is the winner of the College’s 2018 Atlantic Award of Excellence in Veterinary Medicine and Animal Care. Dr. Greg Keefe, dean of AVC, presented the award to Dr. Côté in front of a large crowd of AVC alumni and friends at the Atlantic Provinces Veterinary Conference in Halifax on April 13. 


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