Nunavut Arctic College, Iqaluit, NU
10 month Term position with possibility of extension
Reporting to the Director of Student Services, the Student Counsellor will provide a full spectrum of guidance and counseling services to the students attending Nunavut Arctic College in Iqaluit. The Student Counsellor will provide personal, mental, health and wellness counseling to students as well as 24 hour crisis counseling. The incumbent will develop and actively participate in the delivery of a systematic program of personal, academic and career counseling services and crisis intervention. The position will involve assessing Campus programs and services to determine successful effectiveness. The Student Counsellor will work with various individuals, organizations, agencies and government departments in Iqaluit.
Twelve students from John Arnalukjuak High School competed in the eighth territorial skills competitions, held from April 24-26 at Inuksuk High School in Iqaluit. Each came home with a medal from their respective categories! Congratulations students!
Eleven residents of Repulse Bay recently completed the two week course ‘Working in Research: A Community Guide to Understanding and Participating in Research Programs’. This Nunavut Arctic College course delivery was funded by through a contribution from a research project grant from the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC) and was supported by the Government of Nunavut, Department of Environment, Fisheries Division with in-kind support from Arctic College.
The Nunavut Research Institute (NRI) 2012 Compendium of Research is now available. This informative report highlights the licensed physical, social sciences and health-related scientific research conducted in Nunavut.
Students with the Nunavut Arctic College Computer Systems Technician Program (CST) took part in a field trip to the Iqaluit Centennial Library this month, providing technical support to the Iqaluit Library’s Community Access Program (CAP) site. Being able to support a more positive user experience for the library’s computer users was an opportunity for the program’s students to gain practical, hands-on experience through a real work project that at the same time provided a positive contribution to the community.
The Nunavut Research Institute (NRI) 2011 Compendium of Research is now available. This informative report highlights the licensed physical, social sciences and health-related scientific research conducted in Nunavut.
Students in Arviat came out for the Arviat Film Society's Science Night with the Nunavut Research Institute this week. We'd like to thank our visiting researchers Frank and Karina from the School of Social Work, University of British Columbia and Amanda, Dani and Chris (absent from photo) from Trent University. Thanks to everyone who came out, showing our youth that an education in science and research can lead to a whole world of opportunities!
This week, Arviat Qaggiqtiit Elders and performers were hard at work in the Margaret Aniksak Visitor's Centre, discussing new routines and teaching new traditional pihiit (songs) with their performance coach, Guillaume Saladin of Artcirque.