Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Arts, Culture & Education

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...

Kenojuak Ashevak: A Woman of Heart

The early days of 2013 marked, in her 85th year, the passing of one of the most highly revered print artists of Canada’s North:...

AVATAQ Cultural Institute

Throughout Canada’s North, First Nations, Métis and Inuit organizations, large and small, grapple with similar imperatives: how best to preserve the stories and traditions...

Pablo Saravanja: Arts Mentor of the NWT

One of the most recognizable and beloved Yellowknifers.