UPEI is a place built on stories, from student success, to faculty and staff honours, to ground-breaking research. In UPEI Spotlights, you can read and watch videos about the important things that make UPEI unique.

Our Stories

upei student sydney wheatley at a computer
Sep 8, 2020 | Students

Third-year student Sydney Wheatley describes her experience in the Sustainable Design Engineering program at UPEI.

upei students julia heckbert and haley mackenzie
Feb 25, 2020 | Students, Research

UPEI Foods and Nutrition students Julia Heckbert and Haley MacKenzie spent their summer in Kenya, working to improve food security of local women and their families.

two students at UPEI Cairo Campus
Feb 3, 2020 | Campus Spotlight

The main objective is to familiarize potential industry partners with our Industry Partnership Program and its implementation in Egypt.

The Robertson Library
Jan 29, 2020 | Campus Spotlight

“We’re the only university library in this entire province, which means we hold a special niche as a source for both seeking knowledge and for archiving our history.”

Brittany Banks
Jan 21, 2020 | Success Story

"UPEI was so important in making me who I am. My critical eye comes from UPEI. My view of the world comes from UPEI." says performer and Charlottetown Festival company member Brittany Banks.