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German castle
Feb 14, 2018 | Success Story

Cameron Hastie's interest in German culture and history made him want to visit the country. UPEI gave him the opportunity to do that and more through a study-abroad term and a work term with an industry giant.

WA Murphy Centre
Jan 12, 2018 | Campus Spotlight

The Annual Fund, administered by the Department of Development and Alumni Engagement, receives unrestricted donations from generous alumni, friends, faculty and staff who are keen to invest in UPEI and its students. Redeveloping the offices of The Cadre was a good fit.

Jan 3, 2018 | Success Story

First-year students in UPEI's School of Sustainable Design Engineering recently designed and developed gravity-powered cars for a class assignment.

Dec 21, 2017 | Success Story

Erica Buchanan started her postsecondary education at a university with more than 30,000 other students. But after four years of undergraduate training, she wanted something different for her nursing degree, and she found that at UPEI.

Rocky's Chilli
Dec 11, 2017 | Scholarships, Campus Spotlight

For 15 years, the man preparing free meals for students during exams was Rocky Paquet.