Let’s Talk Science visits Arviat Television

Arviat welcomed Let’s Talk Science this February! The national science education and outreach organization has been supporting our youth since last year when Ethan took part in the RADI-N2 and You Action Project. So we were absolutely thrilled to welcome them to Arviat for the first time in person! We had an amazing time having Read more about Let’s Talk Science visits Arviat Television[…]

Arviat Film Youth Receives Prestigious Scholarship for Community Leadership

IQALUIT, Nunavut (May 28, 2013) – Innosar John Issakiark, a Grade 12 student from John Arnalukjuak High School in Arviat, has been named a recipient of the 2013 TD Scholarship for Community Leadership, one of Canada’s top merit scholarships. “Innosar is an artistic, talented young performer and volunteer in his community,” said Minister of Education, Read more about Arviat Film Youth Receives Prestigious Scholarship for Community Leadership[…]

Arviat Elders and youth sharing traditions through arts and technology

This week, Arviat Qaggiqtiit Elders and performers were hard at work in the Margaret Aniksak Visitor’s Centre, discussing new routines and teaching new traditional pihiit (songs) with their performance coach, Guillaume Saladin of Artcirque. Students with the Arviat Film Society were also on hand to film for the evening. The youth are helping the Elders Read more about Arviat Elders and youth sharing traditions through arts and technology[…]

Arviat and Toronto link together with Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit Film Festival

York University’s Institute for Research and Innovation in Sustainability (IRIS) and the Association of Polar Early Career Scientists (APECS) are co-hosting a series of virtual activities to help organize in advance of the 17th United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) Conference of the Parties in Durban, South Africa (COP17). We are pleased to Read more about Arviat and Toronto link together with Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit Film Festival[…]