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Catch up on the latest news from SOI and our network of alumni and partners. Hear about upcoming events, and meet educators and students from our past and upcoming expeditions.

SOI Educator Diz Glithero in the news

SOI Educator Diz Glithero in the news

There is a great article about Lisa 'Diz' Glithero in this month's edition of Canadian Living magazine. In case you haven't been on a Students on Ice...

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Students on Ice honoured in NY

Students on Ice honoured in NY

Geoff Green accepting a Citation of Merit on behalf of SOI from the Explorers Club in New York on Saturday night. The details of the evening's award ceremony...

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Canada’s official IPY launch!

Canada’s official IPY launch!

We hope you are just as excited about the big IPY launch as we are! This is the first initiative of its kind in more than 50 years and only the fourth such...

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Canada's official IPY launch!

Canada's official IPY launch!

We hope you are just as excited about the big IPY launch as we are! This is the first initiative of its kind in more than 50 years and only the fourth such...

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Students on Ice at Winterlude!

Students on Ice at Winterlude!

Last Sunday, Geoff Green and SOI alumna Megan Pizzo-Lyall wrapped up the first ever Polar Speaker's series at Winterlude - North America's biggest winter...

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IPY “Launch” Activities

IPY “Launch” Activities

If your classroom, school or environmental group is celebrating the upcoming International Polar Year - don't forget to visit the official IPY website and...

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IPY "Launch" Activities

IPY "Launch" Activities

If your classroom, school or environmental group is celebrating the upcoming International Polar Year - don't forget to visit the official IPY website and...

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Canadian Polar Experts present at Winterlude!

Canadian Polar Experts present at Winterlude!

Welcome to North America's largest winter festival! Every year thousands of people descend on our nation's capital to partake in various winter activities i.e....

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IPY YOUTH Goes Live!

IPY YOUTH Goes Live!

The IPY Youth Committee has just launched its new site at www.ipyyouth.org. This is a great place to learn more about the Polar Regions, participate in...

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Students on Ice receives Explorers Club Citation!

Students on Ice receives Explorers Club Citation!

The Explorers Club has awarded Students on Ice with their prestigious Explorers Club Citation of Merit. The award is in recognition of SOI's "outstanding feats...

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