Media Releases http://news.upei.ca/media/feed/2009/06/16/upei-student-wins-national-mor en First annual “UPEI Panther ‘Ho Ho Give and Go’ High School Basketball Showcase” http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/12/17/first-annual-upei-panther-ho-ho-give-and-go-high-school-basketball-showcase <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tweet"> <div class="field-label">Tweet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> First annual “UPEI Panther ‘Ho Ho Give and Go’ High School Basketball Showcase” </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://news.upei.ca/files/news/imagecache/media-releases-page/media-release/18990/christmas-basketball2.jpg" alt="" title="Photo from http://www.oakridgenow.com/" class="imagecache imagecache-media-releases-page imagecache-default imagecache-media-releases-page_default" width="245" height="151" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>The University of Prince Edward Island announced it will host the first annual &ldquo;UPEI Panther &lsquo;Ho Ho Give and Go&rsquo; High School Basketball Showcase&rdquo; this Friday, December 19, at the Chi-Wan Young Sports Centre, game time 5:30 pm.</p><p><a href="http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/12/17/first-annual-upei-panther-ho-ho-give-and-go-high-school-basketball-showcase" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports Wed, 17 Dec 2014 20:25:13 +0000 skerry 18990 at http://news.upei.ca Former NY Islanders’ draft pick will add depth at centre for UPEI Men’s Hockey http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/12/15/former-ny-islanders-draft-pick-will-add-depth-centre-upei-men-s-hockey <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tweet"> <div class="field-label">Tweet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Former NY Islanders’ draft pick will add depth at centre for UPEI Men’s Hockey </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://news.upei.ca/files/news/imagecache/media-releases-page/media-release/18985/theoretmitchell4419.jpg" alt="" title="Photo from http://ohl.uploads.mrx.ca/" class="imagecache imagecache-media-releases-page imagecache-default imagecache-media-releases-page_default" width="245" height="151" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>The University of Prince Edward Island Men&rsquo;s Hockey Panthers are adding size and talent to its lineup for the second half of the season, with the addition of centre-man Mitchell Theoret.</p><p><a href="http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/12/15/former-ny-islanders-draft-pick-will-add-depth-centre-upei-men-s-hockey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports Mon, 15 Dec 2014 17:47:24 +0000 skerry 18985 at http://news.upei.ca Shaping a Successful Life by Henry Tam, UPEI Alumnus http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/12/11/upcoming-presentation-shaping-successful-life-henry-tam-upei-alumnus <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tweet"> <div class="field-label">Tweet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Shaping a Successful Life by Henry Tam, UPEI Alumnus </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://news.upei.ca/files/news/imagecache/media-releases-page/media-release/18979/upeiclock.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-media-releases-page imagecache-default imagecache-media-releases-page_default" width="245" height="151" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Mr. Henry Tam, proud UPEI alumnus (BBA &rsquo;73), scholarship donor, and chair of UPEI&rsquo;s Alumni and Friends Toronto Chapter, will be on campus next week to deliver a presentation about his life altering experience as a student at UPEI.</p><p><a href="http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/12/11/upcoming-presentation-shaping-successful-life-henry-tam-upei-alumnus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Alumni Thu, 11 Dec 2014 17:18:20 +0000 skerry 18979 at http://news.upei.ca Researchers seek Islanders aged 40-65 for Health Risk Factor Study http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/12/10/researchers-seek-islanders-aged-40-65-health-risk-factor-study <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tweet"> <div class="field-label">Tweet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Researchers seek Islanders aged 40-65 for Health Risk Factor Study </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://news.upei.ca/files/news/imagecache/media-releases-page/media-release/18976/weights.jpg" alt="" title="&lt;a href=&quot;https://www.flickr.com/photos/slgc/&quot;&gt;Photo&lt;/a&gt; used by Creative Commons agreement. " class="imagecache imagecache-media-releases-page imagecache-default imagecache-media-releases-page_default" width="245" height="151" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>A research team at the University of Prince Edward Island is looking for Islanders to participate in an online health survey. The team is looking for men and women aged 40-65. The survey is confidential and takes approximately half an hour to complete.</p><p><a href="http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/12/10/researchers-seek-islanders-aged-40-65-health-risk-factor-study" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Research Wed, 10 Dec 2014 15:45:23 +0000 skerry 18976 at http://news.upei.ca Call for Professor Emeritus Nominations 2015 http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/12/09/call-professor-emeritus-nominations-2015 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tweet"> <div class="field-label">Tweet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Call for Professor Emeritus Nominations 2015 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://news.upei.ca/files/news/imagecache/media-releases-page/media-release/18971/upeiclock.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-media-releases-page imagecache-default imagecache-media-releases-page_default" width="245" height="151" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>The call for nominations for appointment to the rank of Professor Emeritus is&nbsp;now open. Please note that only UPEI faculty are permitted to nominate&nbsp;faculty to professor emeritus. The deadline to submit nominations is Monday,&nbsp;February 2, 2015. Nominations should be forwarded to Dr. Bill Whelan, Chair&nbsp;of the Professor Emeritus Evaluation Committee, Department of Physics, UPEI,&nbsp;550 University Ave., Charlottetown, PE C1A 4P3.</p><p><a href="http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/12/09/call-professor-emeritus-nominations-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Faculty Tue, 09 Dec 2014 16:13:22 +0000 skerry 18971 at http://news.upei.ca Third-year business student brings hope to fellow millennial job seekers http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/12/09/third-year-business-student-brings-hope-fellow-millennial-job-seekers <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tweet"> <div class="field-label">Tweet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Third-year business student brings hope to fellow millennial job seekers </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://news.upei.ca/files/news/imagecache/media-releases-page/media-release/18970/hopintv.jpg" alt="" title="Gradpeek&#039;s mobile studio" class="imagecache imagecache-media-releases-page imagecache-default imagecache-media-releases-page_default" width="245" height="151" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Third-year UPEI business co-op student Amber James is positive there&rsquo;s a better way to connect students and recent graduates with Islander employers. Enter Gradpeek.com, James&rsquo; new business that aims to connect young talent with Island companies and reduce Island youth unemployment rates.</p> <p>For her first co-operative education work term, James co-founded Gradpeek.com, an innovative venture that began in April, after seeing first-hand the challenges her fellow students were facing when it came to landing their first jobs in their fields of study.</p><p><a href="http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/12/09/third-year-business-student-brings-hope-fellow-millennial-job-seekers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Students Tue, 09 Dec 2014 14:07:08 +0000 skerry 18970 at http://news.upei.ca UPEI business graduate receives regional gold medal http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/12/08/upei-business-graduate-receives-regional-gold-medal <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tweet"> <div class="field-label">Tweet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> UPEI business graduate receives regional gold medal </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://news.upei.ca/files/news/imagecache/media-releases-page/media-release/18969/jmacdonald.jpg" alt="" title="(L to R): The Honourable Frank Lewis, Lieutenant Governor of Prince Edward Island and UPEI business graduate Janell MacDonald at UPEI&#039;s convocation ceremony in 2012." class="imagecache imagecache-media-releases-page imagecache-default imagecache-media-releases-page_default" width="245" height="151" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>UPEI congratulates business graduate Janell MacDonald who recently received the regional Gold Medal from the Chartered Accountants of Canada for the highest standing in Eastern Canada. MacDonald, a 2012 UPEI business administration graduate, earned Eastern Canada&rsquo;s highest mark on the Uniform Final Evaluation (UFE).</p><p><a href="http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/12/08/upei-business-graduate-receives-regional-gold-medal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Students Mon, 08 Dec 2014 19:14:44 +0000 skerry 18969 at http://news.upei.ca UPEI hosts official groundbreaking ceremony for new engineering building http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/12/04/upei-hosts-official-groundbreaking-ceremony-new-engineering-building <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tweet"> <div class="field-label">Tweet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> UPEI hosts official groundbreaking ceremony for new engineering building </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://news.upei.ca/files/news/imagecache/media-releases-page/media-release/18958/macarthurabd-el-azizghizcullen.jpg" alt="" title="(L to R): Mr. Lucas MacArthur, President of the UPEI Student Union; Dr. Alaa Abd-El-Aziz, President and Vice-Chancellor, UPEI; The Honourable Robert Ghiz, Premier of Prince Edward Island; and Mr. Tom Cullen, Chair of the UPEI Board of Governors took part in the official groundbreaking for the new School of Sustainable Design Engineering. " class="imagecache imagecache-media-releases-page imagecache-default imagecache-media-releases-page_default" width="245" height="151" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>The University of Prince Edward Island held an official groundbreaking ceremony today for its new School of Sustainable Design Engineering. Construction begins this week for the leading-edge, 75,000 square-foot building.</p><p><a href="http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/12/04/upei-hosts-official-groundbreaking-ceremony-new-engineering-building" target="_blank">read more</a></p> University Thu, 04 Dec 2014 19:20:49 +0000 skerry 18958 at http://news.upei.ca Island writer Kathy Birt donates collection to UPEI Robertson Library http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/12/03/island-writer-kathy-birt-donates-collection-upei-robertson-library <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tweet"> <div class="field-label">Tweet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Island writer Kathy Birt donates collection to UPEI Robertson Library </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://news.upei.ca/files/news/imagecache/media-releases-page/media-release/18957/birtlloyd2014new.jpg" alt="" title="(L to R): Island writer Kathy Birt shares her collection of periodical publications and photographs with University archivist and Special Collections’ librarian Simon Lloyd. " class="imagecache imagecache-media-releases-page imagecache-default imagecache-media-releases-page_default" width="245" height="151" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>UPEI students and researchers wanting to learn more about the development of Island farming, forestry, fisheries, and aquaculture in the late 1900s and into the 21st century, will soon find a great new resource available to them at the University&rsquo;s Robertson Library.</p><p><a href="http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/12/03/island-writer-kathy-birt-donates-collection-upei-robertson-library" target="_blank">read more</a></p> University Wed, 03 Dec 2014 18:07:08 +0000 skerry 18957 at http://news.upei.ca Athletes of the Week—November 24–30 http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/12/03/athletes-week-november-24-30 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tweet"> <div class="field-label">Tweet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Athletes of the Week—November 24–30 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://news.upei.ca/files/news/imagecache/media-releases-page/media-release/18956/parksmavric.jpg" alt="" title="Mavric Parks, Men&#039;s Hockey" class="imagecache imagecache-media-releases-page imagecache-default imagecache-media-releases-page_default" width="245" height="151" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>The UPEI Panther Athletes of the Week for the week of November 24&ndash;30 are Samantha Sweet, Women&rsquo;s Hockey; and Mavric Parks, Men&rsquo;s Hockey. UPEI Athletics and Recreation showcases these talented athletes to recognize their hard work and dedication to their respective sports. UPEI Athletes of the Week are also nominated to Atlantic University Sport and Canadian Interuniversity Sport for possible recognition in the region and/or country.</p> <p><strong>Who:</strong> Samantha Sweet, Women&rsquo;s Hockey; and Mavric Parks, Men&rsquo;s Hockey</p><p><a href="http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/12/03/athletes-week-november-24-30" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports Wed, 03 Dec 2014 13:39:20 +0000 skerry 18956 at http://news.upei.ca Two PWHL female hockey recruits to add to the UPEI roster http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/12/01/two-pwhl-female-hockey-recruits-add-upei-roster <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tweet"> <div class="field-label">Tweet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Two PWHL female hockey recruits to add to the UPEI roster </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://news.upei.ca/files/news/imagecache/media-releases-page/media-release/18952/colle.jpeg" alt="" title="Submitted photo of Rachel Colle" class="imagecache imagecache-media-releases-page imagecache-default imagecache-media-releases-page_default" width="245" height="151" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>UPEI Women&rsquo;s Hockey Head Coach Bruce Donaldson is pleased to announce two Ontario Provincial Women&rsquo;s Hockey League (PWHL) players have committed to UPEI for the 2015 season. Stoney Creek Sabres forward Jessica Brown and Etobicoke Junior Dolphins forward Rachel Colle are the team&rsquo;s newest roster additions.</p><p><a href="http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/12/01/two-pwhl-female-hockey-recruits-add-upei-roster" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports Mon, 01 Dec 2014 18:46:25 +0000 skerry 18952 at http://news.upei.ca Tasmania Dreaming http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/12/01/tasmania-dreaming <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tweet"> <div class="field-label">Tweet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Tasmania Dreaming </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://news.upei.ca/files/news/imagecache/media-releases-page/media-release/18949/wessmanwilliams.jpg" alt="" title="Submitted photo of Ralph Wessman and Jane Williams" class="imagecache imagecache-media-releases-page imagecache-default imagecache-media-releases-page_default" width="245" height="151" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Ever wonder about that island &ldquo;down under,&rdquo; described by writer Nicholas Shakespeare as &ldquo;the literal end of the world: if you travel any further you are on your way home again?&rdquo;</p><p><a href="http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/12/01/tasmania-dreaming" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Research Mon, 01 Dec 2014 17:08:29 +0000 skerry 18949 at http://news.upei.ca UPEI announces new School of Sustainable Design Engineering http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/11/28/upei-announces-new-school-sustainable-design-engineering-and-centre-engineering-des <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tweet"> <div class="field-label">Tweet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> UPEI announces new School of Sustainable Design Engineering </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://news.upei.ca/files/news/imagecache/media-releases-page/media-release/18936/sheastewartroachabd-el-aziz.jpg" alt="" title="Photo cutline: (L to R): The Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans; Mr. Steven Stewart, Director of Strategic Market Development at Vector Aerospace; the Honourable Allen Roach, Minister of Innovation and Advanced Learning, and UPEI President and Vice-Chancellor Dr. Alaa Abd-El-Aziz stand at a cut-away tradeshow display of an engine that UPEI engineering students helped develop." class="imagecache imagecache-media-releases-page imagecache-default imagecache-media-releases-page_default" width="245" height="151" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><iframe width="480" height="270" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/gje2akfBPhM?rel=0&amp;showinfo=0" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen=""></iframe></p> <p>UPDATE: Read about the official groundbreaking ceremony <a href="http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/12/04/upei-hosts-official-groundbreaking-ceremony-new-engineering-building">here</a></p><p><a href="http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/11/28/upei-announces-new-school-sustainable-design-engineering-and-centre-engineering-des" target="_blank">read more</a></p> University Fri, 28 Nov 2014 19:45:43 +0000 skerry 18936 at http://news.upei.ca Research on Tap: Microfinance in Africa. How it works. How it doesn’t http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/11/27/research-tap-microfinance-africa-how-it-works-how-it-doesn-t <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tweet"> <div class="field-label">Tweet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Research on Tap: Microfinance in Africa. How it works. How it doesn’t </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://news.upei.ca/files/news/imagecache/media-releases-page/media-release/18929/wagner.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-media-releases-page imagecache-default imagecache-media-releases-page_default" width="245" height="151" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Research on Tap returns for its sixth season of public discussion, debate, and ideas presented by researchers from the University of Prince Edward Island. Join our next conversation on Monday, December 1 at 7:00 pm at the Haviland Club in Charlottetown. Dr. Don Wagner, an associate professor at UPEI&rsquo;s School of Business, will lead a discussion entitled: &ldquo;Microfinance in Africa. How it works. How it doesn&rsquo;t.&rdquo;</p><p><a href="http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/11/27/research-tap-microfinance-africa-how-it-works-how-it-doesn-t" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Research Thu, 27 Nov 2014 19:06:16 +0000 skerry 18929 at http://news.upei.ca UPEI congratulates 469 students named to Dean's List http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/11/26/upei-congratulates-469-students-named-deans-list <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tweet"> <div class="field-label">Tweet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> UPEI congratulates 469 students named to Dean&#039;s List </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://news.upei.ca/files/news/imagecache/media-releases-page/media-release/18926/businessevent2014.jpg" alt="" title="Group photo of the School of Business Dean&#039;s event at Government House" class="imagecache imagecache-media-releases-page imagecache-default imagecache-media-releases-page_default" width="245" height="151" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Earlier this fall, a variety of Celebration of Student Success events took place to honour 469 UPEI students who have obtained a minimum average of 80 per cent over the past academic year. These students are named to the UPEI Dean&rsquo;s Honours List and a notation is placed on the students&rsquo; transcript indicating that the student has been recognized and has earned this achievement.</p><p><a href="http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/11/26/upei-congratulates-469-students-named-deans-list" target="_blank">read more</a></p> University Wed, 26 Nov 2014 19:32:58 +0000 skerry 18926 at http://news.upei.ca Athletes of the Week—November 17–23 http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/11/26/athletes-week-november-17-23 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tweet"> <div class="field-label">Tweet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Athletes of the Week—November 17–23 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://news.upei.ca/files/news/imagecache/media-releases-page/media-release/18925/powerlaura.jpg" alt="" title="Laura Power, Women&#039;s Basketball" class="imagecache imagecache-media-releases-page imagecache-default imagecache-media-releases-page_default" width="245" height="151" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>The UPEI Panther Athletes of the Week for the week of November 17&ndash;23 are Laura Power, Women&rsquo;s Basketball; and Geoff Doane, Men&rsquo;s Basketball. UPEI Athletics and Recreation showcases these talented athletes to recognize their hard work and dedication to their respective sports. UPEI Athletes of the Week are also nominated to Atlantic University Sport and Canadian Interuniversity Sport for possible recognition in the region and/or country.</p> <p><strong>Who: </strong>Laura Power, Women&rsquo;s Basketball; and Geoff Doane, Men&rsquo;s Basketball</p><p><a href="http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/11/26/athletes-week-november-17-23" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Sports Wed, 26 Nov 2014 17:33:25 +0000 skerry 18925 at http://news.upei.ca Michael Crummey on PEI with new novel http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/11/25/michael-crummey-pei-new-novel <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tweet"> <div class="field-label">Tweet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Michael Crummey on PEI with new novel </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://news.upei.ca/files/news/imagecache/media-releases-page/media-release/18913/michaelcrummey-500.jpg" alt="" title="Photo from CBC.ca " class="imagecache imagecache-media-releases-page imagecache-default imagecache-media-releases-page_default" width="245" height="151" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>PEI fans of Michael Crummey, Newfoundland novelist and poet, will welcome the news that his new novel, &ldquo;Sweetland,&rdquo; is a finalist for the 2014 Governor General&rsquo;s Award for Fiction. Crummey will read from &ldquo;Sweetland&rdquo; and sign books on Thursday, November 27, at 7:30 pm in the Confederation Centre Art Gallery.</p><p><a href="http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/11/25/michael-crummey-pei-new-novel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> University Tue, 25 Nov 2014 15:12:49 +0000 skerry 18913 at http://news.upei.ca UPEI does it again—Case competition team wins first place http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/11/25/upei-does-it-again-case-competition-team-wins-first-place-ethics-action-competition <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tweet"> <div class="field-label">Tweet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> UPEI does it again—Case competition team wins first place </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://news.upei.ca/files/news/imagecache/media-releases-page/media-release/18912/edevinecwrighttwhitemschurman2014.jpg" alt="" title="(L to R): Members of UPEI&#039;s winning case competition team: Erin Devine, Cait Wright, Trevor White, and Malary Schurman." class="imagecache imagecache-media-releases-page imagecache-default imagecache-media-releases-page_default" width="245" height="151" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>For the second consecutive year, UPEI School of Business undergraduate students placed first in the Ethics in Action Case Competition hosted by Dalhousie University, November 14-15, 2014.</p><p><a href="http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/11/25/upei-does-it-again-case-competition-team-wins-first-place-ethics-action-competition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Students Tue, 25 Nov 2014 14:50:56 +0000 skerry 18912 at http://news.upei.ca CBIE releases report: UPEI sees steady incline in international student population http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/11/23/cbie-releases-report-upei-sees-steady-incline-international-student-population <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tweet"> <div class="field-label">Tweet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> CBIE report: UPEI sees incline in international students </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://news.upei.ca/files/news/imagecache/media-releases-page/media-release/18898/cf001-13k-0571-m.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-media-releases-page imagecache-default imagecache-media-releases-page_default" width="245" height="151" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>The University of Prince Edward Island continues to see a steady incline in the percentage of international students, stated a recently-released 2014 report from the Canadian Bureau for International Education (CBIE).</p><p><a href="http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/11/23/cbie-releases-report-upei-sees-steady-incline-international-student-population" target="_blank">read more</a></p> International Sun, 23 Nov 2014 18:32:24 +0000 nphillips 18898 at http://news.upei.ca Island Land Use Policy at an Impasse? http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/11/20/island-land-use-policy-impasse <div class="field field-type-text field-field-tweet"> <div class="field-label">Tweet:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Island Land Use Policy at an Impasse? </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img src="http://news.upei.ca/files/news/imagecache/media-releases-page/media-release/18895/cf222-11n-1018-m.jpg" alt="" title="" class="imagecache imagecache-media-releases-page imagecache-default imagecache-media-releases-page_default" width="245" height="151" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>The past and present state of Island land use policy will be the subject of an upcoming public symposium held at UPEI. The event begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, December 2 in the Alex H. MacKinnon Auditorium, room 242 of Don and Marion McDougall Hall.</p><p><a href="http://news.upei.ca/media/2014/11/20/island-land-use-policy-impasse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Research Thu, 20 Nov 2014 15:26:29 +0000 skerry 18895 at http://news.upei.ca