University of Prince Edward Island

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The University of Prince Edward Island is a WIL partner for the Business + Higher Education Roundtable (BHER).

The University of Prince Edward Island is founded on the tradition of liberal education. Its mission exists to encourage and assist people to acquire the skills, knowledge, and understanding necessary for critical and creative thinking, and thus prepare them to contribute to their own betterment and that of society through the development of their full potential.

This partnership between BHER and University of Prince Edward Island will provide students with training and work-integrated learning opportunities targeting entrepreneurial or community-based leadership work. Students will work alongside provincial government, industry, and community stakeholders in competition events, supplemented by workshop sessions and service learning opportunities.

For more information about the University of Prince Edward Island, visit their website: https://www.upei.ca/.