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UArctic member bulletin for the month of February 2023 has just been released.


Lead story

UArctic Rectors Meeting concluded in Monaco

Leadership from UArctic higher education members gathered in Monaco on January 12-13, 2023 to develop and deepen academic cooperation as a solution for achieving sustainable goals in the rapidly changing Arctic. Over 100 participants joined the UArctic Rectors Meeting at the Oceanographic Museum of Monaco.




Highlights from Thematic Networks and Chairs:


Research Infrastructure Catalogue Highlight

Yukon Research Centre

Yukon University operates Yukon Research Centre. The Centre is solving northern problems with northern expertise. Its thematic areas include, but are not limited to: climate change, cold climate innovation, natural science, social science, and technology innovation. Yukon Research Centre works in partnership with government, industry, entrepreneurs, First Nations, and communities to improve the lives of Northerners.


Student highlight

Annika Pankko

Annika Pankko from Tampere University (Tampere, Finland) studied at the University Centre in Svalbard (UNIS) (Svalbard, Norway) for four months through UArctic's north2north program.

"The studies included a lot of visitor lecturers from different companies in the town, visits in a different locations like Red Cross, satellite station, mine, recycling centre and rescue helicopter station"