In our first We Remember article, Management Studies student Myra Netser writes about the life and times of her grandmother, the late Annie Netser, a deeply-respected elder from Coral Harbour. Annie Netser made great contributions to establishing the College's midwifery education program.
Nunavut Arctic College students shared their time and cooking skills to deliver delicious country food meals to community elders last month.
On the eve of the 15th United Nations Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen, Nunavut Arctic College instructors and students at the Pond Inlet Community Learning Centre held a qulliq lighting vigil to raise awareness about global warming.
Minister of Culture, Languages, Elders and Youth, the Honourable Louis Tapardjuk congratulated the winners of the Nunavut at 10 songwriting contest in the Legislative Assembly this week.
Adult learners face unique challenges in Canada’s Far North, because of its sparse population spread over a vast area, limited means of transportation and harsh climate. Overcoming these barriers requires multiple learning sites (often at great distances from each other), financial support and teacher training—but these investments pay off only if the learners themselves are determined.
OTTAWA, ONTARIO--The Honourable Chuck Strahl, Minister of Indian Affairs and Northern Development and Federal Interlocutor for Metis and Non-Status Indians, today announced the appointment of Ms. Nellie T. Kusugak to the position of Deputy Commissioner of Nunavut.
Nunavut Arctic College will receive $44,000 in federal funding to study and develop a unique tourism and hospitality program for Nunavut communities.
What Story will you tell? Are you between the ages of 14-18 or 19-29? Send us your short story and showcase your heritage!
Applications now being accepted for the 2010-2011 Canadian Northern Studies Trust. Application Deadline March 17, 2010! For more information, visit: www.acuns.ca
Eight students from the Nunavut Arctic College Jewellery and Metalwork program are going to the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver next week.