Posted: Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 10:41

The UPEI Department of Modern Languages is proud to welcome its first ever French Writer-in-Residence Dominic Langlois, poet and young-adult novelist. 

Posted: Friday, September 14, 2018 - 10:11

The Panthers are back for the 2018–2019 season!

Class of 2022 student Andrew Cohen with his parents, Steven and Alcira Cohen, at AVC's Blue Coat Ceremony
Posted: Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - 14:35

The Class of 2022 officially started their veterinary education on August 24 at their 2018 AVC-CVMA Blue Coat Ceremony. The new students were presented with blue lab coats, signifying the beginning of their four-year journey toward their doctor of veterinary medicine degrees.

A still from “Chihayafuru: Musubi” (copyright 2018 "Chihayafuru" Film Partners, Yuki Suetsugu / KODANSHA LTD)
Posted: Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - 13:53

UPEI will host an evening of Japanese cinema to mark 90 years of diplomatic relations between Canada and Japan. 

AVC's minke whale skeleton
Posted: Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - 13:30

AVC is embarking on an exciting project that will celebrate its long-standing relationship with the Canadian Wildlife Health Cooperative and recognize the remarkable career of renowned wildlife pathologist Dr. Pierre-Yves Daoust, Professor Emeritus, who retired from AVC in 2018.

Ali Muise and Jake Deighan
Posted: Tuesday, September 11, 2018 - 14:03

Congratulations to Ali Muise and Jake Deighan, the UPEI Panther Subway Athletes of the Week for September 3–9.


Dean of Business Jurgen Krause, VP Academic and Research Robert Gilmour, President Abd-El-Aziz, and Dean of Arts Neb Kujundzic recently met with Ireland's Ambassador to Canada Jim Kelly (pictured at centre) during his visit to PEI
Posted: Thursday, September 6, 2018 - 14:30

Irish Ambassador Jim Kelly visited Prince Edward Island last week including a stop at UPEI where he met with President Alaa Abd-El-Aziz, Vice-President Academic and Research Robert Gilmour, Dean of Business Jurgen Krause, and Dean of Arts Neb Kujundzic. 

Posted: Thursday, September 6, 2018 - 10:03

The Atlantic Veterinary College’s 2018 Animal Welfare in Practice conference shines a spotlight on the timely topic of whale stranding. Keynote speaker Dr. Michael Moore, Director, Marine Mammal Center at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Cape Cod, will give a public lecture called “Food for Thought: How we all kill whales” on Friday, September 14, at 7 p.m., in the Alex H. MacKinnon Auditorium, Don and Marion McDougall Hall, UPEI. The conference will take place at UPEI and AVC from September 14 to 15.

Gwynne Dyer
Posted: Thursday, September 6, 2018 - 09:08

Journalist, broadcaster, and historian Gwynne Dyer returns to UPEI for a lecture on the return of nationalism as a movement around the world. 

Posted: Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - 11:00

The following message from President Abd-El-Aziz was issued to the University community on Wednesday, September 5, 2018.

Dear Students, Faculty, and Staff,
With the 2018–2019 academic year about to begin, I thank you for choosing to be a part of the University of Prince Edward Island community and welcome you to, or back to, our picturesque campus during what is one of the most beautiful times of year.


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