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.

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UPEI business professor xiao chen
Dec 5, 2019 | Faculty

Dr. Xiao Chen is an Assistant Professor of Management in the Faculty of Business. He embraces an evidence-based approach to management education, and won the 2013 Innovative Teaching Award of the Academy of Management’s Human Resources Division.

Nov 7, 2019 | Research

PhD student Stephanie Arnold is helping farmers adapt to climate change by providing precision agriculture data from the air, thanks to the UPEI Climate Lab's fleet of drones.

upei student eric andersen and a suit of armor
Oct 23, 2019 | Students

Eric Andersen started his post-secondary academic career with modest goals. Since his experience studying abroad in Burgos, Spain as part of UPEI’s May-mester program, he’s looking to hit new targets.

Oct 21, 2019 | Campus Spotlight

The UPEI Physics Department hosts monthly telescope viewings, offering the public an opportunity to view planets, galaxies, stars, and the moon from the observatory atop Memorial Hall

Elizabeth Iwunwa
Sep 23, 2019 | Success Story

MBA in Global Leadership graduate Elizabeth Iwunwa uses skills in diversity earned through her degrees at UPEI to help new Islanders connect with employers and businesses.