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Women in the Arctic and Antarctic: Finding Ways to Make Networking and Information Sharing Accessible and Free

[Originally published on The Arctic Circle website to promote the upcoming talk by Dr. Danita Catherine Burke on October 12th, 2021 on the establishment of the Women in the Arctic and Antarctic] 550th Meeting - The Arctic Circle 12 October 2021 Danita Catherine BurkeWOMEN IN THE ARCTIC AND ANTARCTIC: FINDING WAYS TO MAKE NETWORKING AND INFORMATION-SHARING … Continue reading Women in the Arctic and Antarctic: Finding Ways to Make Networking and Information Sharing Accessible and Free

Sanne Mariël Moedt

I am an Arctic Ecologist specializing in the study of freshwater ecosystems and their response to climate change. Inspired by my first expedition to Svalbard, I am committed to gain a better understanding of the Polar Regions and their ecosystems in order to contribute to conservation and climate literacy. I hold a Bachelors in Biology … Continue reading Sanne Mariël Moedt

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

Nastasia Freyria

I am a PhD student in Oceanography, specifically environmental biology at Laval University, Québec. I study the adaptive responses of Arctic microbial phytoplankton communities in the North Water and how environmental factors impact these communities. The most efficient way to understand how organisms are adapted is to have a sound knowledge of genetic capacity of … Continue reading Nastasia Freyria