Welcome back to Charlotte Buttle! In Fall 2020, Charlotte worked with Gita Ljubicic to complete her Independent Study Exploring how the Social Determinants of Inuit Health are addressed through Community-led Programming in Nunavut. Her interest in food security challenges in Nunavut continued to grow through that research, and now she is back for summer 2021 having secured a McMaster Undergraduate… Read More
Banner Photo: Gita Ljubicic
Congratulations Katherine Wilson on your new position as Director of Knowledge Co-Production for SmartICE! What a great opportunity to continue and expand the work you’ve been doing on Sea-Ice Safety in Mittimatalik. Read more at: https://twitter.com/SmartICE_Arctic/status/1417167544159555586?s=20
We are looking for two graduate students who are interested in making research work for Nunavummiut. This is part of a new project co-led by researchers at the Nunavut Research Institute, McMaster University, and Qaujigiartiit Health Research Centre. We have funded positions for an MA and PhD student, to start this fall or fall 2022…. Read More
Congratulations to Emmelie Paquette on being awarded the Canadian Geographers Robin P. Armstrong Memorial Prize for Excellence in Indigenous Studies! This is for her Master’s research with Uqsuqtuurmiut on caribou and sea ice crossings.
Learn more about the work that Andrew Arreak and Katherine Wilson are doing with Sikumiut in Mittimatalik, Nunavut.