Events Archive

The Department of Health Management will be interviewing 3 candidates for the Canada Research Chair tenure-track faculty position in Veterinary Epidemiology. As part of the interview process, each candidate has been asked to present two brief seminars; one suitable for graduate student level and…
Ms. Emerald Naylor, a student in the Master of Arts, Island Studies program, will be defending her thesis entitled "More than sun and pineapples: A look into the culture of astronomical sciences in Hawai'i." The defence will take place on Thursday, August 15, 2:00 pm, in Rm. 278 North, AVC Building…
The Department of Health Management will be interviewing three candidates for the Canada Research Chair tenure-track faculty position in Veterinary Epidemiology. As part of the interview process, each candidate has been asked to present two brief seminars: one suitable for graduate student level…
This year’s conference, hosted at the University of Prince Edward Island (UPEI), will focus on The Future of Work — the challenges and opportunities “emerging” and “disruptive” technologies such as artificial intelligence and automation are having on labour and consumption. Those interested in…
The Department of Health Management will be interviewing two candidates for the two-year term faculty position in Aquaculture Population Health.  As part of the interview process, each candidate has been asked to present a teaching and service seminar. Dr. Anthony Snyder is an Aquatic Animal…
The Department of Health Management will be interviewing three candidates for the Canada Research Chair tenure-track faculty position in Veterinary Epidemiology.  As part of the interview process, each candidate has been asked to present two brief seminars; one suitable for graduate student level…
The Department of Health Management will be interviewing two candidates for the two-year term faculty position in Aquaculture Population Health. As part of the interview process, each candidate has been asked to present a teaching and service seminar. Our second candidate will be on-campus August…
Come and reminisce with the AVC Class of 2009 as they gather for their 10 year reunion on Friday, August 9 at 5 pm.  Get caught up on the news and enjoy some light refreshments. RSVP to jmacwilliam@upei.ca by Wednesday, August 7.  Hope to see you there!
The monthly UPEI & Friends Neuroscience Journal Club will be held Friday August 9, 2019 from 3-4 pm in the "fishbowl" conference room of the Regis and Joan Duffy Research Centre.  All faculty, staff, and students with an interest in neuroscience research are welcome.  For a copy of the paper to…
The Atlantic Veterinary College is pleased to offer our popular Summer Academy for high school graduates, undergraduate students, and university graduates interested in pursuing a degree in veterinary medicine. The College's Summer Academy provides students an exceptional opportunity to explore the…
World Hepatitis Day (July 28th) will be recognized on July 29 at UPEI. The World Hepatitis Alliance estimates there are nearly 330 million people living with Viral Hepatitis; nearly 290 million people are unaware they have it. Unless there is a massive scale-up in screening, diagnosis, and linkage…
Located in beautiful Prince Edward Island, the Dr. Tim Ogilvie AVC Vet Camp (a.k.a. AVC Vet Camp) offers a behind-the-scenes look into the world of veterinary medicine. From exotics to surgeries, be prepared to be amazed. It’s so much fun you may not even realize you’re learning! AVC Vet Camp is an…
Inviting all staff, faculty and students to join UPEI in participating in the 25th PEI Pride Parade. Come out and join other UPEI members in celebration of the 2SLGBTQ+ community. This year is the 25th Anniversary of the first Pride Parade on PEI so bring your friends, and bring your family! Show…
Dr. Ronald J. Baker, President Emeritus, took up his duties as the University of Prince Edward Island’s first president in the summer of 1969. Upon retiring as president in 1978, Dr. Baker continued duties as a professor at UPEI until 1991. Dr. Baker will host a meet and greet reception to mark the…
Nimbus Publishing’s new edition of Imagining Anne: The Island Scrapbooks of L.M. Montgomery will be launched on July 25, from 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm in the Robertson Library at the University of Prince Edward Island. The book is compiled and edited by Dr. Elizabeth “Betsy” Epperly, past-president of…
Fourty-eight exceptional high-school students from across Canada will spend June 30 - July 26 participating in the second SHAD enrichment program at UPEI, where they will be exposed to exciting workshops, lectures and other activities related to STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and…
Join members of the community as two legacy projects are announced in honour of former premier, Dr. Alex Campbell, whose bold vision for postsecondary education on Prince Edward Island was central in the formation of UPEI fifty years ago. The announcement will take place in the UPEI Quadrangle, …
Eric Fournier, Director General of Innovation for Defence Excellence and Security (IDEaS) will be at UPEI on July 23 to do a presentation to the faculties as well as one-on-one meetings for those who wish to speak with him directly.  His presentation will be in FSDE 128A at 10:00 am. The…
UPEI, SDU, and PWC alumni will join their classmates and come "home" to PEI July 23–27, 2019 to celebrate on the beautiful and vibrant UPEI campus. 2019 is a very special year as UPEI celebrates it's 50th anniversary! We look forward to welcoming you! A variety of receptions, ceremonies and class…
The AIRS (Advancing Interdisciplinary Research in Singing) and Music Cognition Lab are celebrating 10- and 25-year anniversaries, respectively. Dr. Annabel Cohen and the summer students are hosting a free day-long workshop at the University of Prince Edward Island on July 19 from 10:00 am to 4:00…