This is what Liudmila Ivanovna Nikanorova, 20 years old and studying in the last year of her Bachelor’s in history with a specialization in ethnography at the North-Eastern Federal University in Yakutsk, says, especially in relation to the work of UArctic. Liudmila has been involved with UArctic activities for quite a while,...
A major foreign policy goal of the Obama administration has been to
"reset" U.S.-Russian relations, building ties between the two nations at
all levels. Several Russian university presidents on Wednesday said
that the closer relationship was helping them build much closer ties to
American higher education, with a focus on...
The Division of Geography, Department of Geosciences and Geography at the University of Helsinki seeks applications to an assistant professorship in spatial environmental research. The position is tenure-track, and will be based in Helsinki, Finland.
The Arctic Visiting Speakers Series (AVS), managed by the ArcticResearch Consortium of the U.S. (ARCUS) with funding from the National Science Foundation Division of Arctic Sciences, funds researchers and other arctic experts to travel and share their knowledge in communities where they might not otherwise connect. Speakers c...
The Bert Bolin Centre for Climate Research at Stockholm University announces that applications are now being accepted for the 2011 Arctic Climate Summer School. The program will be held at the Abisko Research Station on Lake Tornatrask, Sweden, 1-12 August 2011.
A group of six students in
Cambridge Bay are happy they chose to take the on-line Introduction to
Circumpolar Studies, the first course offering in Nunavut Arctic
College’s new University Studies Diploma available through the
University of the Arctic.
Three of the Arctic region’s key actors in the field of
science, research, and higher education agreed today on a framework of
mutual cooperation. The agreement was signed at the Arctic and Antarctic
Research Institute (AARI), St Petersburg, Russia The International
Arctic Social Sciences Association (IASSA), the Intern...
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The Association of Polar Early Career Scientists (APECS) is organizing a career development workshop for early career researchers (up to 7 years after your PhD) on June 21, 2011 just before the start of the International Congress of Arctic Social Sciences (ICASS VII) in Akureyri