Arctic Indigenous Scholars
The Empowering Arctic Indigenous Scholars and Making Connections candidates for 2018, Rosemary Ahtuangaruak and Theresa Arevgaq John, traveled to Washington D.C. in May. Visit the webpage to learn about their trip and view a recording of Theresa’s seminar!
ARCUS supports increased understanding of the changing Arctic by building strong relationships between the many stakeholders and disciplines—from researchers to the public, from policymakers to industry. See how you can help!
Arctic Research Seminars
The ARCUS Arctic Research Seminar Series brings some of the leading Arctic researchers to Washington, D.C. to share in person and via webinar the latest findings and what they mean for decision-making. The seminars are open, and will be of interest to Federal agency officials, Congressional staff, NGOs, associations, researchers, and the public. Registration is now available for the live seminar as well as streaming via webinar.
Latest Witness the Arctic
The Fall 2017 issue of Witness the Arctic includes news about the NSF Vision for Research Support and Logistics at Summit Stations; Arctic Social Science research on Alaska Native Elderly health; Sea Ice Prediction Network activities; the Study of Environmental Arctic Change program’s syntheses and communication efforts; a workshop on relationships between research and Alaskan Indigenous communities; the newly-released map for the Agreement to Enhance International Arctic Scientific Cooperation; an international workshop on maritime traffic in the Bering Strait; IARPC and the Polar Research Board activities; the 2017 Joint Science Education Project, international activities at IASC, the Year of Polar Prediction project, and the Greenland Ecological Monitoring Program; recent ARCUS activities; and comments from ARCUS Executive Director, Robert Rich.
PolarTREC (Teachers and Researchers Exploring and Collaborating) is a program in which middle and high school teachers spend 3-6 weeks participating in hands-on field research experiences in the polar regions. ARCUS is currently accepting applications from teachers, informal educators, and researchers interested in participating in the 2019-2020 program. Applications are due Monday, 24 September 2018 by 5PM Alaska Daylight Time.
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