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The Wave and Mickey’s Place Lose Over $21,000 in September

The Wave and Mickey’s Place, the two businesses operated by the UPEISU, combined to lose over $21,000 in September, according to a business report presented by Vice-President Finance Will McGuigan at the UPEISU Council’s October 14th meeting. The Wave lost... Continue Reading →

UPEI Arts Review Volume VII: Call for Submissions

Operating under the wing of the UPEI Writing Centre, the UPEI Arts Review is the only student-led print publication on the UPEI campus. The Arts Review displays academic and creative writing produced by UPEI students. Their mission is to promote... Continue Reading →

SU Announces 2017 Fall Election Results

The Student Union has announced its 2017 fall election results. The election results are not official until they have been presented to and approved by Council; this is expected to happen at a special Council meeting next Wednesday. A total... Continue Reading →

Business Society Food Drive 2017

Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and that means many of us will be celebrating and sharing great moments with our loved ones. Thanksgiving is a time to reflect on and appreciate the blessings in our lives. It is also... Continue Reading →

Club Training Program Moves From SU to RIRO; Domestic Students Ineligible

Vice President of Student Life Megan Rix has announced a significant change to the Student Union’s sole first-year engagement initiative. The Future Executive Development Program will be transferred to the Recruitment and International Relations Office (RIRO) for the current academic... Continue Reading →

Council Recap: September 24th, 2017

The UPEISU Council met on September 24th for another productive meeting that featured a financial report for Back to School, several SU by-law amendments but still no executive evaluations.   Executive Reports President Hammad Ahmed attended a symposium on the... Continue Reading →

UPEISU Announces Candidates for the 2017 Fall Election

The UPEI Student Union has released the list of candidates who are running in its fall election. This year we will see 30 students competing for 14 positions. Voting is scheduled for Tuesday, October 3rd and Wednesday, October 4th. Results... Continue Reading →

Dean of Nursing Takes Over Student Health Centre

The UPEI Student Health Centre has recently come under the control of the Dean of Nursing, Dr. Gulrose Jiwani. UPEISU President Hammad Ahmed referenced the change at the September 10th meeting of Council. He said the topic was raised during... Continue Reading →

Come Out to the FREE Screening of Singing To Myself

  Last week, The Cadre interviewed Harmony Wagner and Jason Rogerson, the director and producer duo of ‘Singing To Myself’ to discuss the creation and inspiration behind their film. Singing to Myself is a story of an intimate and honest... Continue Reading →

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