Association of Polar Early Career Scientists

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New November 2018 issue on Arctic research efforts

The Arctic Research Consortium of the U.S. (ARCUS) is pleased to release the November 2018 issue of Witness Community Highlights—an online publication that highlights Arctic research efforts and other timely items of interest to our readers. Community Highlights is distributed monthly via our Witness the Arctic mailing list of over 8,600 subscribers. Editors welcome ideas for future articles.

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Call for IASC Working Group Secretaries

The Atmosphere, Marine, and Terrestrial Working Group Secretaries are unfortunately schedued to finish their term at ASSW2019.

We are now soliciting applications to be the next Atmosphere, Marine, and Terrestrial Working Group Secretaries – and we need your help in recommending good candidates. Read on and please send the information below to anybody you think would make a strong contribution to the IASC Working Groups.

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Survey invitation: Antarctic Environments Portal

The Antarctic Environments Portal invites you to take part in a survey designed to help us improve our services to you, our intended users. Please take a few minutes to participate - your feedback is much appreciated!
Please click here to get to the survey.

Student Conference Funding available

The Canadian Permafrost Association (CPA) and the Canadian National Committee for the International Permafrost Association (CNC-IPA) are delighted to announce that they will jointly fund up to 20 bursaries for students to attend the 18th International Conference on Cold Regions Engineering / 8th Canadian Permafrost Conference in Québec City from August 18-22, 2019.

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APECS International Directorate
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