UArctic Days aim to promote University of the Arctic for its member organisations in order to encourage students and faculty to participate in research and education activities. During November 2015, UArctic Road Trip visited the Universities of Tampere and Helsinki, Finland.




President of the Republic of Iceland, Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson, who is on an inaugural State Visit to Singapore, delivered the opening address at the Arctic Circle Singapore Forum alongside Deputy Prime Minister and Coordinating Minister for National Security Teo Chee Hean.


Engineering School of the Far Eastern Federal University invites undergarduate, Master and PhD students and researchers to take part in the International Ice Mechanics Winter Course which will take place in Vladivostok in February 2016. 

The University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF) will host the first fully developed international Model Arctic Council 9-15 March, 2016, in conjunction with the Arctic Science Summit Week (ASSW). The deadline to apply has been extended until Nov 20. Apply today!



The latest addition to the INTERACT products, a highly illustrated popular science book INTERACT Stories of Arctic Science, was launched at the Arctic Circle 2015 conference in Reykjavik.

In an interview for the University of Alaska Anchorage Green and Gold News, two north2north students from Umeå University and the University of Lapland talk about the challenges and benefits of doing a northern exchange. Read the full article on the UAA Green and Gold webpages.