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2019 Arctic Expedition: Day 7

2019 Arctic Expedition: Day 7

Today was the first full day at sea as we sailed across the Davis Strait, headed for the Canadian High Arctic. Students started off their day with...

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2019 Arctic Expedition: Day 6

2019 Arctic Expedition: Day 6

Students began their afternoon in Uummannaq, Kalaallit Nunaat (Greenland) where we were greeted by our dear friend, Ann Andreasen, and the people of the...

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2019 Arctic Expedition: Day 5

2019 Arctic Expedition: Day 5

https://youtu.be/hBl-jJDvPKo Update from Expedition Leader Geoff Green in Disko Bay, Greenland Today began with a Zodiac tour around magnificent...

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2019 Arctic Expedition: Day 4

2019 Arctic Expedition: Day 4

(student and staff blogs below) (c) Natta Summerky/SOI Foundation Today was an exciting first full day in Greenland! After sailing out of Kangerlussuaq...

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2019 Arctic Expedition: Day 3

2019 Arctic Expedition: Day 3

Today is Departure Day! The day began with a very early start (6am!) as students and staff loaded onto busses and we made our way to the Ottawa airport....

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2019 Arctic Expedition: Day 2

2019 Arctic Expedition: Day 2

(student and staff blogs below) Today we embarked on an adventure to Camp Fortune in Gatineau Park, just outside of Canada's capital city, Ottawa. This was...

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2019 Arctic Expedition: Day 1

2019 Arctic Expedition: Day 1

After months of planning and coordination, today marked the beginning of the 2019 Arctic Expedition! Over the course of the last couple of days, 130 students...

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2019 Arctic Expedition: Saavittut Day 2

2019 Arctic Expedition: Saavittut Day 2

Ottawa, ON,

Monday, July 22, 2019 ©Martin Lipman/ SOI Foundation Staff and students watching the surprise Twin Flames performance. Saavittut students spent the...

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2019 Arctic Expedition: Saavittut Day 1

2019 Arctic Expedition: Saavittut Day 1

Ottawa, Canada

Today launches the beginning of the 2019 Arctic Expedition Saavittut program, a 3-day cultural and educational program for Inuit youth participating in this...

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Announcement of the 2019 Arctic Expedition

Announcement of the 2019 Arctic Expedition

On June 12th, Students on Ice joined the Delegation of the European Union to Canada in the Speaker’s Salon on Parliament Hill to announce the Arctic 2019...

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