This year marks the eighth year of Global Dignity Events and the the fourth year Arviat students have participated.

Arviat youth joined Mrs. Universe along with thousands of students across Canada and around the world for the 8th Global Dignity Day.

Nunavut and Yukon youth were among a national art exhibition during the first Overcoming Isolation and Deepening Social Connectedness symposium held Oct 1 -3 in Toronto, Ontario.

Tuesday, 27 May 2014 00:00

Arviat welcomes Digital Development

Most of Arviat's research and media projects came together for a week-long workshop this month on convergent digital development with Dr. Timothy Pasch from the University of North Dakota.

Monday, 26 May 2014 21:41

Watch: An Evening with Robin Hood

When their snowmobile broke down, Northern College Drilling Instructor Robin Hood and one of his former students from last year, Robert Gibbons, Jr found themselves lost and stranded for four days on the frozen land near Arviat, Nunavut. Rob and Robert were both rescued safe and sound.

Wednesday, 12 February 2014 17:29

Ethan Tassiuk: The importance having a voice

Hello there, My name is Ethan Tassiuk. I live in Arviat, Nunavut. I'm in grade 10 at John Arnalukjuak High School. Today I will write about the importance of having a voice.

Arviat Research and Media projects were presented at the Resources and Sustainable Development in the Arctic annual workshop at the Frobisher Inn from Oct. 8-10 in Iqaluit. Social Sciences researchers came from across Canada, the United States and the circumpolar world to participate.

OTTAWA, October 15, 2013 – Global Dignity Canada formally launched its Many Faces of Dignity campaign as its theme for this year’s internationally recognized Global Dignity Day (GDD). The third national edition of GDD Canada will be a celebration of the diverse interpretations of human dignity and how these forces play out in our lives.

It's a busy night in the John Arnalukjuak High School computer lab in Arviat, Nunavut as Arviat Film Society members install software in preparation for this year's training with the Adobe Youth Voices program!

Monday, 30 September 2013 19:00

Arviat Television welcomes Windfall Films!

The Arviat Film Society welcomed two special guests to our first full-class session on the fundamentals of film and media last week!

On August 7, 2013, summer students working with the Arviat Youth Wellness Media Team received some special gifts from Sony Canada while taking part in a photography workshop with professional photographers and authors Louise Abbott and Niels Jensen.

From bird banding and laboratory technology, to mapping, traditional knowledge and environmental science, summer research seasons in Nunavut are filled with opportunities for students from a variety of fields and levels to combine learning outside the classroom with the adventures of a lifetime.

The Nanisiniq Arviat History Project featured in the Globe and Mail: Inuit hunter takes climate-change message to Durban conference by Geoffrey York

Read the full story here.

Nanisiniq's journey to COP-17 in Durban, South Africa is featured in Nunatsiaq News: Nunavut youth in Durban hear Canada’s a 'dinosaur' on climate change by Frank Tester from the School of Social Work, UBC. You can read the full article by clicking here.

The Honourable Daniel Shewchuk, MLA for Arviat and Minister Responsible for Nunavut Arctic College congratulated the Nanisiniq Arviat History Project in the Legislative Assembly of Nunavut last week.

Nanisiniq's young history researchers are in the news again! Check out their work with Memorial University in 'From igloo to mine-shaft: Nunavut’s first Inuit miners' by Sarah Rogers in Nunatsiaq News!

To read the full article, click here.

It is my pleasure and honor to write as the first guest editor for Arviat TV. I think this is going to be a wonderful thing.

Arviat residents explore history through Nanisiniq project: The Nanisiniq Arviat History Project's first news article by Jane George in Nunatsiaq News.

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