News

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Media Releases

| Prospective Students

UPEI is hosting a Virtual Open House for prospective students on on Monday, April 20, at 1 pm.

| University

Message from the President, updating students and other members of the UPEI community on several supports available during the COVID-19 pandemic, was issued to students, staff, and faculty on April 16, 2020.

| University

Relive UPEI’s 50th Anniversary Year at 50.library.upei.ca.

| Students

Students from UPEI’s Faculty of Nursing are joining with nursing and medical students across Atlantic Canada to support health-care providers.

| University

Message from the President, encouraging members of the UPEI community to enjoy the signs of spring and the holiday weekend during the COVID-19 pandemic, was issued to students, staff, and faculty on April 9, 2020.

| Students

Graduates from UPEI’s Faculty of Business accounting specialty had a perfect success rate on the most recent round of the Common Final Examination (CFE). 

| University

The UPEI Faculty of Sustainable Design Engineering (FSDE) has launched a project to produce personal protective equipment (PPE) for health care workers on Prince Edward Island should a shortage occur because of the ongoing COVID-19 situation.

| Athletics

UPEI’s Department of Athletics and Recreation celebrated the 2019–2020 season at the 51st annual UPEI Athletic Awards “Gala” on Friday, April 3 and Saturday, April 4, recognizing outstanding student-athletes who have excelled in sport, the classroom, and serving the community. Because the student-athletes and coaches couldn’t gather in person, Panthers around the world were able to follow this year’s awards on the UPEI Athletics and Recreation’s Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram social media channels.

| University

A Message from the President about how the UPEI community is resilient, patient, kind, and taking care of each other, on and beyond our campus during the COVID-19 pandemic, was issued to students, staff, and faculty on April 3, 2020.

 

| Students

Zack Montreuil, a fourth-year BBA student in UPEI’s Faculty of Business, was awarded the prestigious Frank H. Sobey Award at a ceremony earlier this year.