Monday, November 20, 2017

Living Above & Beyond

Commemorating Arctic families

On September 7, a new public artwork was unveiled at the previous Southway Inn in Ottawa, Ontario, to commemorate the many years of service...

Request for funding

Nunavut is the only jurisdiction in Canada without a designated heritage space to house and present its history. The Government of Nunavut continues to...

Bringing a taste of the Arctic to your flight

It started over a bowl of venison stew. This stew, a signature dish, was served as part of a fundraiser for David Reid, and the...

Securing a regional presence in Canada’s North

The Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) successfully concluded Operation NUNAKPUT 2017 near the end of July, after nearly four weeks of presence and domain operations...

Expedition supports science and health

The Science Team of the Canadian Research Icebreaker CCGS Amundsen continues its mission through October as it completes its final year of the ArcticNet...

NACA artists display creations on Nunavut Day

This year the Nunavut Arts and Crafts Association (NACA) held their annual Arts Festival in July in Iqaluit. After five days of workshops and...

Protecting Inuit art

In July, The Inuit Art Foundation (IAF) announced the transfer of the iconic Igloo Tag Trademark from Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC) to...

Order of Quebec awarded

Zebedee Nungak received the Order of Quebec during a ceremony in Quebec City in late June. The Order of Quebec is the highest honour Quebec’s...

Celebrating Indigenous leaders

David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, presented honours to Northerners in recognition of outstanding Indigenous leadership at a ceremony June 19, at Rideau Hall...

Arctic exhibit a multimedia experience

The Canadian Museum of Nature opened its new permanent Canada Goose Arctic Gallery June 21. This 8,000-sq. ft. gallery, the museum’s Canada 150 legacy...