IQALUIT, Nunavut (June 18, 2009) – Environment Minister Daniel Shewchuk and Economic Development & Transportation Minister Peter Taptuna today announced the governments support for graduates from the Nunavut Arctic College Fur Production and Design program. The four graduates are participating in the 9th edition of Montreal’s Festival Mode & Design, June 17-20, 2009.
ETP instructor Markus Dyck and his colleague Ermias Kebreab were recently published in the prestigious Journal of Mammology.
The article is titled "Estimating the Energetic Contribution of Polar Bear Summer Diets to the Total Energy Budget."
The artist whose work is featured on Northwestel’s new Nunavut directory cover was celebrated at today’s opening of a new exhibit at the Nunatta Sunakkutaangit Museum in Iqaluit.
IQALUIT, Nunavut (July 1, 2009) – At a special convocation in Iqaluit , 21 Inuit educational leaders from across Nunavut graduated today with a Master of Education Leadership degree from the University of Prince Edward Island (UPEI).
In the last issue of Pivut, we talked with Iqaluit elder Aalasi Joamie about Arctic berry plants. In this issue, we asked Aalasi to tell us about a few of the many edible tundra leaves. Here are two delicious and nutritious ones to try next time you are out on the land!
Curious about a career in fashion and design? Nunavut Arctic College Fur Design and Production graduates Karliin Aariak, Meeka Kilabuk, Jeannie Shamaiyuk-Smith and Carol Tootoo took part in the TransCanada Runway fashion show at this year’s Montreal Fashion and Design Festival. We’ve got the highlights!
Nunavut Research Institute staff took advantage of Iqaluit’s heat wave last week to head across the bay and dig clams.
TORONTO, August 28 2009 – BMO Financial Group today announced one national and 12 regional winners of the BMO 1st Art! Invitational Student Art Competition, Canada's only national graduating artist competition and exhibition.
Quppa Jaw, Nunavut Arctic College
Inugaguligait – Little People
Lino cut print on paper
16 x 19 in; 40.6 x 48.3 cm