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SOI Arctic 2016: Photo Challenge

SOI Arctic 2016: Photo Challenge

Lee Narraway is one of the exceptional expedition photographers who has beautifully documented SOI journeys to the Arctic and Antarctic every year since 2002....

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SOI Arctic 2016: Day 13

SOI Arctic 2016: Day 13

Ilulissat, Greenland We often use the term 'the greatest classroom on earth'.  Days like today prove that is not an overstatement or cliché. This is the...

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SOI Arctic 2016: Day 8

SOI Arctic 2016: Day 8

We are sailing northward, re-crossing the Hudson Strait, with a plan to explore the outer edge of that huge body of ice that remains pressed against the east...

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SOI Arctic 2016: Day 4

SOI Arctic 2016: Day 4

How magical! Here we are on day one of our voyage and already sharing space and time with the Kings and Queens of the Arctic. As we sailed down the mouth of...

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SOI Arctic 2016: Day 3

SOI Arctic 2016: Day 3

"Flexibility is key" is turning out to be the motto of this expedition! Due to low cloud cover in Iqaluit, the original flights scheduled for early this...

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SOI Arctic 2016: Guest blogs by Aboriginal Artists in Residence

SOI Arctic 2016: Guest blogs by Aboriginal Artists in Residence

Thanks to the generous support of Canada Council for the Arts and the Canadian Commission for UNESCO, along with support from the Indigenous Performing Arts...

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SOI Arctic 2016: Day 2

SOI Arctic 2016: Day 2

Today was another great day as students began the day with a morning of educational workshops. Groups moved between education stations focused on the following...

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SOI Arctic 2016: Day 1

SOI Arctic 2016: Day 1

Today officially marked the beginning of the 2016 Students on Ice Arctic Expedition and what a beginning! From morning to night we welcomed the arrival of...

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Ambassador & Mrs. Heyman Join SOI Arctic Expedition

Ambassador & Mrs. Heyman Join SOI Arctic Expedition

Students on Ice is thrilled to announce that joining the impressive team of educators for this summer's 2016 Students on Ice Arctic Expedition are U.S....

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