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IISD has begun six-month internship program recruitment

IISD has begun six-month internship program recruitment

The Circumpolar Young Leaders Program (CYLP) http://www.iisd.org/interns/arctic/ is in the process of recruiting 5 Canadian Northern youth (age 19-30) from...

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’07 & ’08 SOI Alumni, ’09 Millennium Excellence Award Laureates

’07 & ’08 SOI Alumni, ’09 Millennium Excellence Award Laureates

Leah Pengelly, Arctic '08 CMSF 2009 Millennium Excellence Provincial Award Winner (Alberta) Lauren Law and Leah Pengelly (Arctic '08) have been awarded 2009...

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'07 & '08 SOI Alumni, '09 Millennium Excellence Award Laureates

'07 & '08 SOI Alumni, '09 Millennium Excellence Award Laureates

Leah Pengelly, Arctic '08 CMSF 2009 Millennium Excellence Provincial Award Winner (Alberta) Lauren Law and Leah Pengelly (Arctic '08) have been awarded 2009...

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Inuit TV programs focus on men, youth, childbirth

Inuit TV programs focus on men, youth, childbirth

From the Nunatsiaq News Inuit TV programs focus on men, youth, childbirth Two-hour specials scheduled next week on APTN channel JANE GEORGE Men who want to...

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Norway sounds climate alarm on melting ice

Norway sounds climate alarm on melting ice

From the Globe and Mail: ALISTER DOYLE Reuters April 28, 2009 at 8:38 AM EDT TROMSOE, Norway — A fast melt of ice from the Andes to the Arctic should be...

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Satellite Data Shows Arctic Ice is Thinning

Satellite Data Shows Arctic Ice is Thinning

From NASA Satellites Show Arctic Literally on Thin Ice 04.06.09 Additional imagery and background information for this story can be found here. The latest...

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Students on Ice Expedition featured on CBC The National

Students on Ice Expedition featured on CBC The National

CBC The National reporter Ioanna Roumeliotis did a feature on the Students on Ice International Polar Year Antarctic University Expedition 2009. Click below...

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Students on Ice featured on Discovery Channel's Daily Planet

Students on Ice featured on Discovery Channel's Daily Planet

Discovery Channel's Daily Planet followed the Students on Ice International Polar Year Antarctic University Expedition 2009 and produced a feature about the...

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Students on Ice featured on Discovery Channel’s Daily Planet

Students on Ice featured on Discovery Channel’s Daily Planet

Discovery Channel's Daily Planet followed the Students on Ice International Polar Year Antarctic University Expedition 2009 and produced a feature about the...

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Antarctica: A meeting of polar and political minds

Antarctica: A meeting of polar and political minds

Associated Press by Charles J. Hanley, AP Special Correspondent TROLL RESEARCH STATION, Antarctica (AP) - Policymakers met polar explorers on the boundless...

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