The research team recently traveled to Montreal, Quebec to attend the International Polar Year conference. While attending this week-long conference, results from 2011-12 ArcticNet
|Poster presentation at the International Polar Year conference, April 2012|
funded research project, “Inuit Qaujimajatuqangit and the Transformation of High School Education in Nunavut” were shared. A poster presentation included case study research and bilingual qualitative interviews and focus group data collected in Clyde River and Pangnirtung, were presented.
The bilingual documentary film, Going Places was introduced and presented by Inuit researcher and high school principal Jukeepa Hainnu along with the principal investigator Fiona Walton. The film was introduced at a session chaired by Theirry Rodon which focused on access to post-secondary education for Inuit students.