The theme of the Rovaniemi Arctic Spirit Conference on 12–13 November 2019 is climate change and the future generations. The conference will be arranged in cooperation with ICCAY – International Climate Challenge for the Arctic Youth.
Polar Knowledge Canada’s (POLAR) Inuit Student Recruitment Program will provide you with an opportunity to obtain valuable work experience, gain new knowledge, andbuild your professional network within your community. POLAR is currently looking for Inuit students to work in Cambridge Bay, Nunavut and in Ottawa, Ontario.
Mikkel Østergaard, from Aalborg University, recently took a research trip to Ilisimatusarfik/the University of Greenland through the north2north staff mobility program, getting firsthand experiences in Greenland politics.
The University of Alaska Fairbanks Blue MBA program combines an accredited Master of Business Administration in the School of Management (SOM) with a concentration in fisheries, marine biology and oceanography, offered through the College of Fisheries and Ocean Sciences (CFOS).
BSRS 2019 has a general focus on current global challenges and the Sustainable Development Goals, through six multi-disciplinary courses on water, climate change, migration, maternal health, cultural heritage, and poverty. Current PhD-students from any country are eligible to apply. Deadline is February 24, 2019.
Kamila Faizieva from Industrial University of Tyumen is a UArctic Student Ambassador and a student representative of the Board of UArctic. She spent autumn 2018 on a north2north exchange at University of Helsinki. Read about Kamila´s experiences on exchange and how the four-month journey abroad changed her life.
A new Pilot Education Program for Arctic Indigenous Youth on Food Innovation and Business Development, based on Traditional Indigenous Knowledge is being held in Bodø, Norway through Nord University from March 31 - April 5, 2019. Application deadline is February 23, 2019.
The aim of the Master is to develop skills and expertise in the areas of the green economy and the geopolitics of resources and energy, highlighting the eco-sustainability and a responsible use of the land. It will have a focus on the economic and geostrategic importance of the Arctic region.