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Letter to the Editor: Girl, You Better Step It Up

By: Nick Scott When I saw the Cadre article on the “2018 UPEISU ELECTION PROFILES” I was excited to read it. While I’m familiar with most of the candidates, being out of the country for the whole semester, I haven’t... Continue Reading →


Profiles on each executive candidate, with panelist endorsements!

UPEI Hosting AUUHCC This Weekend

By: Melyssa Weeks UPEI is hosting the Atlantic Universities Undergraduate History and Classics Conference (AUUHCC) this weekend, starting today and ending March 4th. The conference is open to the public and students are encouraged to attend. For a full list... Continue Reading →

Council Recap: February 25th, 2018

By: Nathan Hood The February 25th meeting of Council saw the reading of a letter criticizing Love & Sex Week, an in-camera discussion of executive evaluations, an update on FOIPP Act work, and the consideration of bylaw and policy amendments.... Continue Reading →

Candidates for Spring Election Revealed

By: Nathan Hood The candidates for the UPEISU’s spring election have been announced. Every executive race will be contested. For President, current Vice President Finance & Administration William McGuigan will face off against past presidential candidate and former arts representative... Continue Reading →

What’s a YouTube? 5 Podcasts to Listen to this Reading Week

By: Allison O'Brien Why have podcasts grown exponentially in popularity over the past three years? Is it because we’re tired of reading articles on screens?  Or are we attracted to them because they can be downloaded and listened to while... Continue Reading →

Chamber invites applications for the 2018 Air Canada Student Entrepreneurship Award

CHARLOTTETOWN — The Greater Charlottetown Area Chamber of Commerce has launched their second annual student entrepreneurship Award as part of an effort to celebrate and support entrepreneurship in the province.  This $2,000 award is sponsored by Air Canada and will be presented to a post-secondary student who both resides on the Island during the academic year and operates a... Continue Reading →

Dalton Hall Renewed

By: Adi Vella Dalton Hall is the second oldest building on the UPEI campus. Its origins date back to 1917 when it was built to serve as a residence. The building was constructed with the financial support of Sir Charles... Continue Reading →

Uncertainty Looms Over Future of Mental Health Initiatives Fund

By: Dan Timen and Nathan Hood The Mental Health Initiatives Fund, launched by the Student Union to support mental health initiatives at UPEI, has sparked debate within the SU as some student leaders attempt to determine its future - while... Continue Reading →

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