UPEI Student Union

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UPEI Student Union
Institution University of Prince Edward Island
Location Charlottetown, PEI
President Nathan Hood
Vice presidents VP Academic & External: Johnathan Rix, VP Student Life: Kaylee Jabbour, VP Finance: Clayton Smith
Affiliations CASA
Colours Green & White
General Manager Melissa Morrow
Website upeisu.ca

The UPEI Student Union (UPEISU) is the students' union representing full-time undergraduate students at the University of Prince Edward Island. It provides services and amenities to students funded by a student fee collected by the university. Its operations include the campus pub, The Wave, a full menu restaurant and pub hosts many local and touring live music performances. The UPEISU Council sits bi-weekly throughout the academic semester and includes representatives from faculty and special interest groups.

The UPEI Student Union publishes the school newspaper called The Cadre, which was briefly renamed Panther Post in 2009.[1] The paper gained attention by becoming one of the first Canadian publications to print the controversial Muhammad cartoons from the Jyllands-Posten.[2]

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  1. ^ http://pantherpost.ca/. Retrieved 2009-12-28.  Missing or empty |title= (help)
  2. ^ "P.E.I. student paper publishes cartoons of Prophet". CBC News. Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. 2006-02-08. Archived from the original on February 3, 2007. Retrieved 2007-02-05. 

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