Welcome to the third edition of Arctic Monitor, an online resource providing weekly updates on developments across the Arctic region. Arctic Monitor is circumpolar in scope, reporting on environmental, indigenous, economic and social issues that involve or affect the people of the North.

Office of Polar Programs/Antarctic Science DivisionNational Science FoundationThe Office of Polar Programs, National Science Foundation (NSF), has released the 2010 Antarctic Solicitation (NSF 10-543) for support of projects in Antarctica during 2011-2012 or projects in the United States beginning in early 2011.

University of Alaska FairbanksFairbanks, Alaska The University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF) seeks a Vice Chancellor for Research. The Vice Chancellor for Research serves as a member of the Chancellor's top management team and, as such, plays an integral role in the formation of the research and academic agenda at UAF.

Special Edition: Frontiers in Open and Distance Learning in the North. Edited by Griff Richards (Athabasca University) and Steinar Thorvaldsen (University of Tromso) The special issue will have its main focus on distance and open education in Arctic communities and Northern regions characterized by remote settlements and extr...

5-16 July 2010 Churchill Northern Studies Centre Churchill, Manitoba, Canada 'Arctic and Boreal Entomology,' a 2010 summer field course, will be held at the Churchill Northern Studies Centre (CNSC) in Churchill, Manitoba, Canada from 5-16 July 2010.