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Media Releases

| Athletics

A pair of weekend wins put the UPEI women’s basketball team alone in first place on top of the AUS standings.

| Athletics

The UPEI women’s hockey team must win Tuesday night’s semi-final matchup at home against St. Francis Xavier to keep their AUS playoff hopes alive.

| Events

The annual public reading from UPEI’s Creative Writing Master Class will take place on Tuesday, March 10, at 7 pm in The Carriage House at Beaconsfield Historic House, 2 Kent Street, Charlottetown.

| Research

A global Phase III clinical trial of nerinetide, a drug that underwent some of its important early testing at UPEI, has shown dramatic outcomes in reducing the damage caused by stroke.

| Events

UPEI’s Faculty of Business will hold an information session for those interested in its Executive MBA program.

| Special Event

Members of the public learned more about the new UPEI Canadian Centre for Climate Change and Adaptation during an event at St. Peter’s Bay on Friday, February 14.

| Atlantic Veterinary College

Dr. Karen Overall, a board-certified specialist in veterinary behavioural medicine, will give a public workshop on Tuesday, February 25, about the issue of behavourial problems in cats and dogs. Her presentation, titled “Help! I think my dog/cat needs a shrink! How the modern science of veterinary behavioural medicine saves lives, families, and sanity,” will take place at 7 p.m. in Lecture Theatre A, Atlantic Veterinary College, University of Prince Edward Island. 

| Athletics

The regular season is done and gone for AUS men’s and women’s hockey.

| University

The UPEI Diversity and Social Justice Studies program, the Dean of Arts, and the Dean of Education will host a launch of Dr. Darryl Leroux’s book, Distorted Descent: White Claims to Indigenous Identity, on Tuesday, March 10, at 4 pm in Lecture Theatre A, Atlantic Veterinary College, UPEI.

| Athletics

Congratulations to Sophie Vandale and Elijah Miller, the UPEI Panther Subway Athletes of the Week for February 3 to 10.