Inuit youth research housing, routine and community in Arviat

University of British Columbia delivers research and survey methods training to local youth Arviat youth were back to class at the Arviat Community Learning Centre this summer. This month, six Inuit youth took part in an introductory research and survey methods workshop delivered by UBC students Karina Czyzewski and Patricia Johnston. Czyzewski and Johnston are Read more about Inuit youth research housing, routine and community in Arviat[…]

Minister highlights Arviat youth and community health research

This summer almost 15 Inuit youth and students in Arviat were able to work on community-based health and research projects. Their work was recently acknowledged in the Legislative Assembly of Nunavut by the Hon. Daniel Shewchuk, Minister Responsible for Arctic College and the Nunavut Research Institute. Shewchuk acknowledged the many community-based research projects taking place Read more about Minister highlights Arviat youth and community health research[…]

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[…]