Sault, UPEI, KPU raise Progress Pride flags, install permanent paintings

July 21, 2021
Postsecondary institutions across Canada are raising flags and installing permanent paintings to celebrate diversity. Sault College and Sault College Students’ Union held a Progress Flag raising ceremony to show support for the campus and Sault Ste Marie communities. The University of Prince Edward Island is flying the Progress Pride Flag for the first time this year, and has partnered with the UPEI Student Union to have a Progress Pride Flag painted outside the W A Murphy Student Centre. Kwantlen Polytechnic University has painted the pillars above and below the downtown Surrey Civic Plaza KPU sign with the eleven Pride colours. KPU also installed pride flags or colours on Surrey and Langley campus crosswalks, a pathway at Cloverdale’s KPU Tech, and a staircase at Richmond campus. Sault College | UPEI | Peace Arch News (National)