The Arctic Science Partnership (ASP), established by the University of Manitoba in collaboration with the Greenland Institute for Natural Resources and Aarhus University in Denmark, announces a call for applications for a field course on snow covered sea ice. Application deadline: 31 December 2015.

ACUNS (Association of Canadian Universities for Northern Studies) 11th Annual Student Conference is held November 5-8, 2015, in University of Calgary.

Summer School Northwest Russia

Mon, Oct 13, 2014
The European University at St. Petersburg and the University of Vienna call for a "Nomadic" Ph.D. Summer School "Field Experiences in Northwest Russia" (FENOR)


Recently UiT- The Arctic University of Norway together with Russian partner institutions organized the Bachelor of Northern studies (BNS) annual local coordinators meeting and a graduation ceremony for 13 students who have completed the program. This happened in Murmansk, Russia.


A workshop combining science and photography was arranged at Oulanka research station of University of Oulu in Kuusamo, Finland  between 1. – 5. of September  2014 – in the middle of the Oulanka National Park in Kuusamo North East Finland.

10th IPSSAS PhD Seminar

Wed, Oct 01, 2014
University of Alaska Fairbanks will hold the 10th Summer Seminar of the International PhD School for Studies of Arctic Societies May 23-June 2, 2015

Conference in Karelia

Tue, Sep 23, 2014
The Institute of Economics of the Karelian Research Centre of Russian Academy of Science is holding an International Conference in honour of K. Arseniev "Problems of E Geography and Spatial Development Statistics in Petrozavodsk, Republic of Karelia, Russia, October 24, 2014.



The expedition of "Arctic Floating University" was completed August 20. This is the sixth expedition in a joint research and educational project of the Northern (Arctic) Federal University and the Northern Department for Hydrometeorology and Environmental Monitoring, supported by the Russian Geographical Society.

The unique international Master's in Sámi Journalism from an Indigenous Perspective at Sámi University College, Norway has attracted a lot of interest. To ensure that all who wish to participate can do so, SUC has decided to start the programme in January 2015 and extend the application period.

UArctic Website Re-launched

Fri, Aug 22, 2014
Welcome to the newly re-launched UArctic website. The main areas of the site including news, member profiles and Thematic Networks pages have now been updated to the visual style used on the UArctic Education site.