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Media Releases

| International

The University of Prince Edward Island held its Convocation ceremony on June 9 at its campus in New Cairo, Egypt.

| Atlantic Veterinary College

Dr. Mark Fast, professor of fish health and immunology at the Atlantic Veterinary College (AVC), University of Prince Edward Island, is the recipient of the Aquaculture Association of Canada Research Award of Excellence.

| Special Event

The month of June in Canada has been officially acknowledged as National Indigenous History Month since 2009, in recognition of the rich history, heritage, resilience, and diversity of First Nations, Inuit, and Métis Peoples across Canada.

| Research

Eight faculty members at the University of Prince Edward Island have been awarded a total of $988,500 from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC).

| Seminar/Conference

The University of Prince Edward Island will host an international Korean and Asian Studies conference from June 27–28, 2024, in the Faculty Lounge, SDU Main Building.

| University

President Rodgers thanks the campus community for attending the Hello, Summer Barbecue and for their warm welcome.

| Athletics

The UPEI Women’s Basketball Panthers have recruited Abby Miller, a former Atlantic Collegiate Athletic Association (ACAA) Female Basketball Player of the Year, to the team for the 2024–25 season.

| Events

The UPEI Healthy Campus Committee is hosting two upcoming events on June 21 and June 26! Read about them here!

| Seminar/Conference

Delegates from 16 countries will explore the theme of “L.M. Montgomery and the Politics of Home” during the L.M. Montgomery Institute’s 16th biennial conference at UPEI from June 19 to 23, 2024.

| Community

Dr. Adam Fenech, University of Prince Edward Island’s Climate Lab, will tour PEI communities in July to speak about coastal erosion and the vulnerability of Island communities to climate change, and to show the tools available for understanding this vulnerability.