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Geoff Green to present at Go Global conference

By on 2014/09/15

The Go Global conference brings together a world of opportunities to study, volunteer, work and explore internationally.  Hosted by Verge Magazine, Go Global provides the opportunity to connect with organizations that can help you make it happen!

Geoff Green (small)This year, Students on Ice Founder & Executive Director Geoff Green will be the keynote speaker at Go Global Montreal on September 27, 2014.  Other events include Go Global Toronto (Sept 20-21) and Go Global Boston (Sept 28).

Come and meet with experts who can get you all the information you need to make your dreams a reality.

Visit letsgoglobal.ca to learn more!



Go Global Montreal
September 27, 2014
11am – 5pm

Palais des congrès, Montreal

(Place d’Armes Metro station – directions for metro, bus, foot, car access here)
Room 710 – Main exhibit hall


11am – Keynote address – Geoff Green, Students on Ice
12pm-5pm – Exhibit hall open
12pm-5pm – Hourly Seminars (see the seminar schedule)
2pm-3pm – Careers for Globetrotters panel discussion, produced in conjunction with McGill University

Rooms 514AB & 515AB – Keynote address, seminars and Careers for Globetrotters panel discussion


Visitor admission is FREE.

Pre-register for the Montreal Go Global Expo now, to receive a FREE digital subscription to Verge Magazine, and receive a reminder about the event the week before.



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Arctic 2014 alumnus Emmanuel Tse reflects on journey

By on 2014/09/05

During the Arctic expedition, as a collective group I think we knew we were part of something special but we had yet fully realized how fortunate we were, with the weather and our impromptu plans (after all, flexibility is key),

Photo (c) Mike Beedell

Reflections on SOI’s 2014 Arctic Expedition by Michaela Norgren

By on 2014/09/03

Take nothing but pictures and leave nothing but footprints is a line I heard many times during our 16 day voyage, the best 16 days of my life. Many people have asked me to describe the Arctic. I have tried


Arctic 2014 alumna Emma Lee reflects on her journey

By on 2014/08/22

I think it is clear that all of us, although in different degrees, came back transformed and inspired from this expedition. Whether it was the powerful testimony of singer/songwriter Kathleen Edwards or the humpback whale we saw on a zodiac excursion,


SOI Alumna Bridget Graham reflects on her time with SOI

By on 2014/07/22

Bridget Graham is an invaluable part of the SOI team as an alumna with an ability to connect with individuals from every walk of life, to her most recent position as Expedition Intern. Bridget, like many of our alumni, completed

Photo (c) Todd V Wolfson

Q&A with Acclaimed Singer-Songwriter, Kathleen Edwards

By on 2014/07/15

Kathleen Edwards is phenomenal Canadian singer and songwriter who has received several Juno nominations, and has been short-listed for Polaris Music Prize. SOI is fortunate enough to have Kathleen join the Arctic 2014 expedition to teach music workshops and offer guidance on


Q&A with Sue Novotny of the WWF Arctic Programme

By on 2014/07/11

Almost every year the WWF teams up with SOI to help inspire youth by sending students from northern Canada and Greenland, along with a WWF staff member onboard the annual Arctic expedition. We chatted with Sue Novotny. She’s been working

Photo (c) Lee Narraway

SOI Launches 2014 Arctic Expedition

By on 2014/07/09

Today, high school students from across Canada and around the world come together in Ottawa to start two weeks of discovery and learning on an ambitious expedition exploring the eastern Canadian Arctic and western Greenland. Students on Ice’s 2014 Arctic Expedition


Q&A with Adventure Photographer Lee Narraway

By on 2014/07/09

Lee Narraway is an incredible photographer who has been an integral part of the Students on Ice family for a decade. Since 2004, Lee  has beautifully captured the magic of the ‘greatest classrooms on earth’ along with the remarkable people

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Q&A with Musician & SOI expeditioner Ian Tamblyn

By on 2014/07/07

Ian Tamblyn is a Juno award-winning folk singer and songwriter, polar explorer and dedicated SOI educator who has helped shape lives through his popular music workshops on SOI expeditions for years. In addition to his musical talents, Ian has a

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