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Arcum at EU Arctic Forum
Published: 01 Oct, 2019

Arcum will be represented in several different ways at EU Arctic Forum on the 3rd of October.

Last Call: Arctic Universities' PhD Winter School 2019
Published: 09 Oct, 2019

Call for post graduate student participants, register before the end of 14th October!

Jonas Aléx report from the world congress in crisis medicine
Published: 12 Nov, 2019

Jonas Aléx was granted strategic funding from Arcum S2019, to participate in a conference in Brisbane.

Nordeuropa - mer europeiskt än arktiskt
Published: 08 Nov, 2019

"The Arctic" is often portrayed as polar bears and white wastelands. New research diversifies this image.

Report: Arctic seminars October 2019
Published: 05 Nov, 2019

During the month of October Arcum organized two Arctic seminars at Universitetsklubben.

Successful workshop in Sami culinary arts
Published: 25 Oct, 2019

On thursday the 24th of October a two day workshop on Sami culinary tradition was formally ended.

Academia's role in the climate crisis
Published: 22 Oct, 2019

Arcum-affiliated Johan Örestig spoke in front of a large climate change protest in central Umeå.

Peter Sköld aims to contribute to EU’s Arctic policy
Published: 01 Oct, 2019

His hope is that the EU Arctic Forum results in greater aspirations in Arctic-related issues.

Arctic lakes and rivers can lose the diversity of freshwater species
Published: 22 May, 2019

Climate change threatens the Arctic freshwater ecosystems according to a new report published in May.

New alarming report from CAFF
Published: 20 May, 2019

A new alarming report has been released about the deteriorating health of Arctic freshwater.

Karin Stenberg - forest sami political leader a 100 years ago
Published: 14 May, 2019

Three Arcum affiliated researchers are some of the authors of an upcoming anthology.

Sami Study Circle visiting Umeå university
Published: 13 May, 2019

Jus Humanis Human Rights Network visiting Vaartoe and Arcum

Arctic Council Ministeral Meeting in Rovaniemi
Published: 07 May, 2019

Arcum reports from the meeting

The rise, fall, and resurrection of Icelandic fishing villages
Published: 25 Apr, 2019

Thoroddur Bjarnason, Professor in Sociology at the University of Akureyri, Iceland, held a seminar at Arcum

Arcum reports from the Arctic Forum in St. Petersburg
Published: 13 Apr, 2019

Löfvén pointed out the great efforts of northern universities and Arctic needs for new and innovative research