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.
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.
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.
Last PhD student slots left, for those who have an interest in extractive industries social sciences.The programme is going to focus on legal issues as well as broader aspects of industry and Arctic Development, governance, and indigenous peoples. Among other professors teaching are Gail Fondahl, Nikolay Vakhtin, Mikhail Pri...
In June and July 2014, a lively gang of 25 students from nine countries have been studying the mysteries of the permafrost in the first international permafrost summer school for bachelor students arranged by UNIS.
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.
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.