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October 29th Council Meeting Recap

The UPEISU Council met on October 29th for their fourth regularly scheduled meeting of the semester. The meeting saw prolonged discussion on executive evaluations (which occupied half of the meeting time), as well as motions on rape culture, land acknowledgments,... Continue Reading →

Student Success at Science Atlantic 2017 in Maths, Stats & Computer Science Conference.

Left to right: Patti Kibenge and Anna Frankfurt   This year’s Maths, Statistics & Computer Science conference of Science Atlantic was held at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton, in mid-October. Students from many member universities were sent to... Continue Reading →

UPEI Community Responding to Our Turn Report

UPEI has been given a D+ for its efforts to prevent sexual violence in a recently released report by national sexual violence prevention group Our Turn. The report evaluated the policies of fourteen Canadian universities, focusing on areas like complaint... Continue Reading →

Atlantic Canada Career Week 2017

The Atlantic Canada Career Week (ACCW) is a five-day event that focuses on helping students prepare for their future careers. This year ACCW will take place between October 30th and November 3rd. ACCW travels to public schools and postsecondary institutions... Continue Reading →

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 →

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