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Posted: Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 10:34

Please join us for a celebration of UPEI’s new Canada Research Chair in Geospatial Humanities, held by Dr. Josh MacFadyen.

Close to 100 delegates participated in the International Conference on Small Island States and Subnational Island Jurisdictions
Posted: Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 10:26

The first International Conference on Small Island States and Subnational Island Jurisdictions was hosted March 26 to 29 by the University of Aruba, in collaboration with the Centre of Excellence for the Sustainable Development of Small Island Developing States (COE) and the UNESCO Chair in Island Studies and Sustainability, which is shared between the University of Prince Edward Island and the University of Malta.

The Faculty of Sustainable Design Engineering at UPEI
Posted: Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 10:15

The University of Prince Edward Island’s Faculty of Sustainable Design Engineering (FSDE) will showcase the best in student, sustainable engineering at the annual Student Design Expo and Awards Ceremony, Thursday, April 18.

The Philosopher is published by Island Studies Press
Posted: Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 11:39

Dr. Malcolm Murray, a professor of philosophy at UPEI, will launch his new book, The Philosopher, a collection of one-act plays at the Playwrights Cabaret on Saturday April 27 at 7:00 pm in the Faculty Lounge of the SDU Main Building at the University of Prince Edward Island. 

UPEI researchers measure a male Atlantic salmon in a PEI waterway
Posted: Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 11:06

The University of Prince Edward Island and the Souris and Area Branch of the PEI Wildlife Federation have received $48,000 from the Atlantic Salmon Conservation Foundation (ASCF) and $7,000 from the PEI Wildlife Conservation Fund for Atlantic salmon research, monitoring, and conservation in three rivers in Eastern PEI.

Kameron Kielly and Bailey Smith
Posted: Monday, April 8, 2019 - 09:09

UPEI’s Department of Athletics and Recreation celebrated the 2018–19 season at the 50th annual UPEI Athletic Awards Gala on Friday, April 5, recognizing outstanding student-athletes who have excelled in sport, the classroom, and serving the community. 

From left, Campaign Cabinet members John Horrelt, President Abd-El-Aziz, J. Gordon MacKay, Myrtle Jenkins-Smith, and Blair MacLauchlan (missing from photo: Donna Hassard and Ray Keenan)
Posted: Wednesday, April 3, 2019 - 11:55

Dr. Alaa S. Abd-El-Aziz, President and Vice-Chancellor, and J. Gordon MacKay, Chair of The INSPIRE! Campaign, announced today that through the support of alumni, friends, foundations, companies, and government, the University of Prince Edward Island has exceeded its campaign goal of $50 million.

Participants in a previous AVC Summer Academy program
Posted: Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 15:05

The Atlantic Veterinary College is offering its annual AVC Summer Academy program from August 4–9, 2019.

Jessica Pottie is surrounded by pink scrub caps she made and sold to help fellow student Carolina Vicente, who is in treatment for cancer.
Posted: Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 14:10

 Jessica Pottie, a third-year student at the Atlantic Veterinary College, loves to sew. When she heard that first-year student Carolina (Carl) Vicente had to suspend her veterinary education last fall because she had been diagnosed with breast cancer, she decided to use her sewing skills for a good cause.

President Abd-El-Aziz speaks to students at the Delia School of Canada in Hong Kong
Posted: Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - 16:28

UPEI President and Vice-Chancellor Alaa Abd-El-Aziz returned to Canada today after a three-day visit to Hong Kong.

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