AINA News

Arctic Speaker Series 2014-15- Come join us on Wednesday September 17, 2014 starting at 4:00 pm in Science B 142

We are kicking off the 2014-15 Arctic Speaker Series with the NSTP Student Symposium. The students submitted applications and received funding for their northern field work from the NSTP which is administered by the Canadian Polar Commission.

Speaker Schedule

 

For the full Speaker Series Schedule visit the Speaker Series website

Jim Bourque Scholarship Deadline is July 15th

This is a friendly reminder that applications for the Jim Bourque Scholarship must be postmarked on July 15, 2014.

Nelvana of the Northern Lights

Cover of Nelvana #2 by Adrian DingleDid you know that the University of Calgary Special Collections is home to some of the 1940s comics entitled "Nelvana of the Northern Lights"?

A sucessful kick-starter campaign run by Hope Nicholson and Rachel Richey has allowed all the comics to be compiled in one volume.

Profiles from the Arctic

Be sure to check out this stunning project put together by Katriina O'Kane entitled 'Profiles from the Arctic'.

This is a web documentary that will profile 40 Arctic researchers who work around the Polar Continental Shelf Program.

The press release can be read here.

This project is supported by:

Call for Applications-University of Calgary Eyes High Doctoral Recruitment Department of Archaeology

Application Deadline: Monday, 14 April 2014

Ph.D. Position: Social, Scientific, and Environmental Impacts of Community Based Monitoring Activities in the Arctic

Decades-long hunt for mysterious French filmmaker yields rare look into the forgotten past of a Canadian tribe

Decades-long hunt for mysterious French filmmaker yields rare look into the forgotten past of a Canadian tribe

AINA & Kluane Lake Resarch Station proud to be a sponsor of The Silver Sled 100 Mile Dog Race

Silver SledThe Silver Sled is a 100 Mile Dog Race from Haines Junction to Silver City and return (a stage race), with racers spending the night in Silver City on the shores of Kluane Lake.