Saturday, July 22, 2017

Arts, Culture & Education

Art Therapy Workshop: Learning from each other

To work with and receive direction from Inuit elders and youth of the Kivalliq in preserving Inuit heritage, culture and language is the mandate...

The Reindeer Philosopher: A culture with purpose

I am standing in my mukluks on the frozen and slippery Mackenzie River for an hour, squinting through the viewfinder of my camera into...
N-CAMP Nunavut

Setting our nets: Community-based fisheries monitoring in Nunavut

Alex Flaherty (instructor), Greg Ningeocheak, Rachel Emiktowt, Jake Netser and Troy Netser sample an Arctic char from Quraluk during the Coral Harbour N-CAMP. “Ajungi, you...

Watching history being made

By Nick Newbery May 25, 1993: The big day. Prime Minister Mulroney arrived at the parking lot in the front of Inuksuk High School in...
Canada Arctic Games

Preparing for the Arctic Winter Games

Outlook on Team Nunavik-Québec By Isabelle Dubois In Nunavik, Quebec, like anywhere else in the Arctic, winter games are serious business. Indeed, participation in an international...

The First Talentshow Salluit

Forging a bond between generations By Alan Dicknoether A new bridge capable of spanning the generational divide was built on the night of October 30, in...

Inuk Actor Lucy Tulugarjuk

Sharing her talents with the world By Isabelle Dubois When I first met Lucy Tulugarjuk, in 2007, I was immediately reminded of the character she played...
Southern teachers for the North

Southern teachers for the North

Nunavut’s schools continue to face issues

Kuujjuaq’s’ Aqpik Jam

Every year in August, when aqpiks (cloudberries) are just ripe, ready to be harvested, Kuujjuaq prepares its very own Aqpik Jam, a “berry” flavourful music festival held in the Nunavik region’s hub.
Tukitaarvik

Tukitaarvik and Inuit Education in the 21st Century

By James Kuptana In my opinion, as an Inuk and a recent university graduate, education is a fundamental building block in an individual’s development from...