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Hon. Brian Francis and Hon. Antoinette Perry presented UPEI President and Vice-Chancellor Alaa Abd-El-Aziz with the Senate 150 medal at Government House on April 26
Posted: Monday, April 29, 2019 - 09:25

The Honourable Brian Francis, Senator for Prince Edward Island, presented Dr. Alaa Abd-El-Aziz, President and Vice-Chancellor, with the Senate of Canada Sesquicentennial Medal on April 26 at a ceremony hosted by the Honourable Antoinette Perry, Lieutenant Governor of Prince Edward Island at Government House. 

Posted: Friday, April 26, 2019 - 13:17

For the first time, UPEI has added a third ceremony for Convocation to accommodate the growing number of graduates and limited seating capacity in the UPEI Chi-Wan Young Sports Centre. 

Jane Ledwell and JoDee Samuelson
Posted: Friday, April 26, 2019 - 09:16

Seaside Books in Summerside will host authors Jane Ledwell and JoDee Samuelson for a reading on Saturday, May 11, at 1:00 pm. 

 

Posted: Friday, April 26, 2019 - 07:47

The National Day of Mourning, or Workers’ Mourning Day, originated in Canada in 1984 and is now observed annually in over 100 countries on April 28 to honour the memory of those who have died, and pay respect to those who have been adversely affected by life-changing injuries or illnesses in the workplace. 

Dr. Josh MacFadyen is the Canada Research Chair in Geospatial Humanities at UPEI
Posted: Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - 12:19

The University of Prince Edward Island celebrated the appointment of its newest Canada Research Chair at a ceremony today. 

Dr. Davor Solter
Posted: Monday, April 15, 2019 - 14:09

The University of Prince Edward Island is proud to host the Canada 2018 Gairdner International Award winner for the 2019 Gairdner Lectures. 

Georges Arsenault
Posted: Monday, April 15, 2019 - 11:55

Historian Georges Arsenault will deliver the third lecture of the series on Tuesday, May 21 at 7:00 pm in the Faculty Lounge of UPEI’s SDU Main Building.

UPEI will confer three honorary degrees at Convocation 2019. Recipients from left are Roger W. Warren, Hon. Diane Campbell, and Albert P. Fogarty
Posted: Friday, April 12, 2019 - 11:19

Dr. Alaa Abd-El-Aziz, President and Vice-Chancellor of the University of the Prince Edward Island, announced today that three exceptional leaders in their respective fields will be awarded honorary Doctor of Laws degrees at the University’s Convocation ceremonies on May 10 and 11, 2019. Honorary degrees will be conferred upon Roger W. Warren, Albert P. Fogarty, and the Honourable Diane Campbell.

Dr. Greg Keefe, dean of AVC
Posted: Friday, April 12, 2019 - 09:17

Dr. Greg Keefe, dean of the Atlantic Veterinary College, has been elected president of the Deans Council—Agriculture, Food, and Veterinary Medicine for a one-year term. He served as president-elect for the past year.

Posted: Friday, April 12, 2019 - 09:15

UPEI President and Vice-Chancellor Alaa Abd-El-Aziz issued a message to the campus community today, outlining details of the University's balanced operating budget for 2019-20, which was passed last night by the UPEI Board of Governors.

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