Dr. Larry Hammell
Posted: Friday, July 8, 2016 - 11:00

Dr. Larry Hammell, Professor and Associate Dean of Graduate Studies and Research at the Atlantic Veterinary College, has been honoured with the 2016 Canadian Veterinary Medical Association (CVMA) Merck Veterinary Award for his contributions to aquatic animal health and aquaculture industry. Dr. Hammell received the award on July 7 during the CVMA’s 2016 annual conference in Niagara Falls, Ontario. Congratulations, Dr. Hammell!

The late Dr. George McRobie was awarded an honorary degree from UPEI in 1989
Posted: Thursday, July 7, 2016 - 08:00

Dr. George McRobie died in Charlottetown on Friday, July 2.

Dr. Sean Wiebe
Posted: Wednesday, July 6, 2016 - 10:48

The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, recently announced that 45 social sciences and humanities research projects have been awarded federal funds to assess and mobilize knowledge in the areas of emerging technologies, energy, and natural resources in Canada. Among the successful projects is one by Dr. Sean Wiebe, associate professor of education at the University of Prince Edward Island.

Rosana Queiroz, Sister Sue Kidd, Adele Corkum, Inge Dorsey, and Colleen Walton
Posted: Wednesday, July 6, 2016 - 10:36

Green thumbs from across the UPEI campus recently came together to plant St. Dunstan’s Gardens. Vegetables grown in the gardens will be used by the Soup for the Soul project, which provides free healthy soup once a month as an outreach of the UPEI Chaplaincy Centre.

The First Green Wave by Dr. Ryan O’Connor
Posted: Wednesday, July 6, 2016 - 10:29

Dr. Ryan O’Connor, a historical consultant, writer, and graduate of the University of Prince Edward Island, was recently honoured with the J.J. Talman Award from the Ontario Historical Society (OHS) for his book The First Green Wave: Pollution Probe and the Origins of Environmental Activism in Ontario, published by UBC Press.

Time and a Place is published by Island Studies Press and McGill-Queens University Press.
Posted: Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 14:07

UPEI’s Island Studies Press will mark two firsts with its book launch on Wednesday, July 13, 7 pm, at Upstreet Craft Brewery on Allen Street in Charlottetown.

Lauren Shallow
Posted: Thursday, June 30, 2016 - 08:39

University of Prince Edward Island Women’s Basketball Head Coach Greg Gould is pleased to announce Lauren Shallow has committed to the Panthers for the upcoming 2016-17 season.

Posted: Friday, June 24, 2016 - 11:47

Graduating students are highly satisfied (87%) with the overall quality of post-secondary education (PSE) they have received across the region’s universities and community colleges.

This photograph by L.M. Montgomery is used with the permission of the University of Guelph Library and the Heirs of L.M. Montgomery Inc.
Posted: Thursday, June 23, 2016 - 14:55

The L.M. Montgomery Institute (LMMI) at UPEI has launched an exciting tool for scholars researching the life and legacy of Lucy Maud Montgomery. 

Members of the Climate Research Lab prepare to launch MAGGIE
Posted: Thursday, June 23, 2016 - 13:32

The Climate Research Lab at UPEI has begun its summer field season by flying its fleet of drones over Prince Edward Island.