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Posted: Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 15:29

The University of Prince Edward Island’s Department of Physics is excited to host the Innovation150 Power of Ideas Tour while it makes its stop in Charlottetown October 31 to November 1. The event is free and open to the public from 6:00 to 8:00 pm on Wednesday, November 1 at the Chi-Wan Young Sports Centre on the UPEI campus, following two days of school visits.

L-R: UPEI President Alaa Abd-El-Aziz, Kevin Jewell, AVC Dean Greg Keefe, and veterinary student Jolene Vermeulen
Posted: Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 10:59

The Atlantic Veterinary College (AVC) has honoured the Jewell family and Jewell Dale Farm Inc., of Meadowbank, PEI, with the 2017 Honourable Eugene F. Whelan Green Hat Award for their contributions to the College and veterinary medicine.

UPEI Men's Basketball plays Holland College Thursday night at 8
Posted: Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 10:25

The Panthers are busy in the coming days on the ice, basketball court, and soccer pitch. Here’s your roundup of Panther home games for October 19–21.

Dr. Catherine Potvin
Posted: Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 10:32

The Institute of Island Studies will host a public symposium to examine the idea of turning Prince Edward Island into Canada’s first carbon-neutral province. 

Posted: Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 13:38

UPEI is proud to announce 71 of its 179 student athletes in the 2016–17 season have been named U SPORTS Academic All-Canadians. 

Brett Strba and Alysha Corrigan
Posted: Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 09:47

Congratulations to Alysha Corrigan and Brett Strba, the UPEI Panther Subway Athletes of the week for October 8–15!

Professor Anne Warner La Forest, University of New Brunswick Faculty of Law
Posted: Monday, October 16, 2017 - 14:29

Professor Anne Warner La Forest, of the University of New Brunswick’s Faculty of Law, will present the 2017 Chief Justice Thane A. Campbell Lectureship in Law on Friday, October 20, at 1:30 p.m., at The Guild, 111 Queen St., Charlottetown. Her presentation is entitled “Canada and International Human Rights Law at 150: A Journey in Three Parts.”

Posted: Friday, October 13, 2017 - 09:28

The Association of Atlantic Universities (AAU) released today its 2017–18 preliminary survey of enrolments for universities in the Atlantic region. 

Tenured instructor of history Dr. Rankin Sherling from the Marion Military Institute: Military College of Alabama will deliver a talk at the University of Prince Edward Island
Posted: Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 10:16

In his talk, “Irish and Scottish Gaelic in the US, Canada, Scotland, and Ireland in the Late-Nineteenth and Early-Twentieth Centuries,” Dr. Sherling will discuss a new project that Peter Ludlow, a historian in Nova Scotia, and he are working on.

Dr. Janet Bryanton
Posted: Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 09:17

After a successful start in September, Research on Tap returns October 19 at 6:30 pm at The Wave, the UPEI campus pub in the W.A. Murphy Student Centre. Dr. Janet Bryanton, professor in the Faculty of Nursing at UPEI, will lead a discussion about women who seek planned caesareans due to fear of childbirth.

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