Dr. Bathsheba Demuth presents on “Do Whales Judge Us? Interspecies History and Ethics” at DIAS, University of Southern Denmark

University of Southern Denmark’s Danish Institute of Advanced Studies (DIAS) is hosting Dr. Bathsheba Demuth as part of their Opening Reception for CONNECTIONS exhibition. Dr. Demuth is an northern environmental historian and author and her talk titled “Do Whales Judge Us? Interspecies History and Ethics” is on September 1st, 2021 (14.00-15.00 GMT +2). Entrance to … Continue reading Dr. Bathsheba Demuth presents on “Do Whales Judge Us? Interspecies History and Ethics” at DIAS, University of Southern Denmark

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The Past, Present and Future of Arctic Cooperation (Joint CIC and UVic Event Summary)

On the 25th November 2020, the Canada-Russia Research Initiative and the Canadian International Council's (@thecic) Victoria Branch at the University of Victoria (@uvic) hosted a discussion panel titled “The Past, Present and Future of Arctic Cooperation.” The panel included Hon. Lloyd Axworthy (former Minister of Foreign Affairs, Government of Canada), Ambassador Alison LeClaire (Canadian Ambassador … Continue reading The Past, Present and Future of Arctic Cooperation (Joint CIC and UVic Event Summary)

APECS Denmark Establishment in Progress

Under the leadership of Lisa Winberg von Friesen, Laura Halbach, Maria Scheel and Gregor Luetzenburg, the Association of Polar Early Career Scientists (APECS) is moving toward establishing a national committee within Denmark. APECS Denmark will help Danish-based early career scholars develop a local Danish polar network and tap into and use the wider APECS network … Continue reading APECS Denmark Establishment in Progress

Event: Gender in Polar Research – Gendered Field Work Conditions, Epistemologies and Legacies

As we all navigate academia and networking in these unique times due to the Covid-19 pandemic, efforts to increase global participation in research and dialogue have risen to the challenge. One example is the “Gender in Polar Research – Gendered Field Work Conditions, Epistemologies and Legacies” workshop. Organized and hosted by the IASSA Working Group … Continue reading Event: Gender in Polar Research – Gendered Field Work Conditions, Epistemologies and Legacies