Evgeny Shepelev is a student of the Northern (Arctic) Federal University (http://narfu.ru/en/), Arkhangelsk, Russia. His specialty is “Regional studies” and it concerns studying everything about the North of Europe – from culture to diplomacy.
The Marine Research Institute of Iceland will host a symposium on
Cod Aquaculture at the University Centre of the Westfjords on Wednesday
August 31. The symposium will focus on two subjects, Integrated Coastal
Zone Management relating to Aquaculture and Knowledge Dissemination and
Authorization for Aquaculture. The...
A new current, the North Icelandic Jet, discovered by
UAkureyri/Uwestfjords professor Steíngrímur Jónsson and his colleague
Héðinn Valdimarsson at the Marine Research Institute Iceland, has raised
attention in the international scientific world. The current has been
measured and mapped by the Woods Hole Oceanographi...
Olga Bakhireva, leader of the Thematic Network on Environmental
Training and Education for Sustainable Development of the Arctic
(NETESDA) has moved to Syktyvkar State University. She was invited by the SSU
Rector to chair a new SSU Department – the Euro-Arctic Center of International
Winter Season 2011/2012 and Summer Season 2012. New Submission deadline: Wednesday, 31 August 2011For further information, please go to: http://www.eu-interact.org/ For questions, please contact: Hannele Savela (email@example.com) or Kirsi Latola (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Please find enclosed a call for papers for the 7th international conference organized by the International Laboratory for the Comparative Multidisciplinary Study of Representations of the North from Université du Québec à Montréal: "Mapping Northern Places: Memory, Abandonment, Oblivion". Proposals, in English or in French,...
Arctic Research Consortium of the United States (ARCUS) Arctic Visting Speaker Grants now available. For further information, please go to:http://www.arcus.org/arctic_speaker/index.html or contact:Julie Griswold (email@example.com), phone: +1-907-474-1600.
Final Report and Main Findings of the 3rd Workshop of the UArctic Institute for Applied Circumpolar Policy, “Climate Change and Human Security”, September 6 – 8, 2010, University of Lapland, Rovaniemi, Finland
The Center for Distance Education at the University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF) is offering a fall semester online course entitled "Land, Environment, and People in the North." The fall semester begins Thursday, 1 September 2011. The last day for registration is Friday, 9 September 2011.
Introduction to Changing Permafrost in the Arctic LandscapeU.S. NSF Arctic Systems Science Thermokarst Project and Association of Polar Early Career ScientistsWednesdays, 7 September - 30 November 2011 (7:30-9:00 GMT)For further information, please go to: http://apecs.is/permafrost-course-2011
The OECD Programme on Institutional Management in Higher
Education (IMHE) has launched a call for contributions for its General
Conference: Maintaining and Sustaining Mass Higher Education, 17-19