Memorial University of Newfoundland's Dr. Trevor Bell and the SmartICE team have been recognized with a Governor General’s Innovation Award for their groundbreaking work on climate change adaptation.


Bringing a close to Finland's successful chairmanship of the Arctic Council, the Ministerial meeting in Rovaniemi on May 7 also highlighted the successful cooperation with UArctic on the Education priority during the chairmanship period.

Trent University hosts the 2019 UArctic Rectors' Forum on its Symon's Campus, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada August 19-22, 2019. Registration is now open for senior leaders of UArctic's higher education members.

Building UArctic’s Future

Tue, Apr 30, 2019
From April 23-25, 2019 staff members from UArctic's decentralized offices gathered at Olos in Finnish Lapland to begin laying the groundwork for the organization’s next Strategic Plan, that will carry us forward for the next decade.



UArctic is seeking an experienced fundraising professional with demonstrated results in annual and major giving, special events, grants, and donor stewardship in the non-profit sector. The Director of Development must share in the values of UArctic and have a passion for the Arctic, the people who live there and for the issue...

On March 25, an Arctic Day was organized by the Scottish Government, and Highlands and Islands Enterprise, in Inverness, Scotland. Scottish-Arctic research, science and training was one of the main themes at the conference, and UArctic was invited to share views on how to develop partnerships between Scottish and Arctic insti...