This year’s Korea Arctic Academy (KAA) had a very diverse program, spanning from lectures on Arctic policy, climate change and educational challenges in the Arctic. A report from Paul Markusson, Vice President Mobility, UArctic.

The Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth College invites applications for a PhD fellowship to study the impact of impurities and stress state on the deformation of polycrystalline ice. This position will be located in Hanover, New Hampshire.

To stimulate academic research and to strengthen cultural exchanges and promote academic cooperation in snow and ice architecture HIT, UArctic and the IASS Working Group 21 have organized the 2019 HIT International Ice and Snow Architecture Innovation Design and Construction Competition.  

10th Northern Political Economy Symposium will be organized on 14-15 November 2019 in Rovaniemi, Finland. The symposium is organized by the Arctic Centre at the University of Lapland. Symposium is the side event for the Rovaniemi Arctic Spirit Conference 2019, which will take place on 12-13 November 2019.