Our Mission

As the research division of Aurora College, Aurora Research Institute (ARI)'s mandate is to improve the quality of life for NWT residents by applying scientific, technological and indigenous knowledge to solve northern problems and advance social and economic goals.

Featured Project

May, 1 2019

Permafrost provides a foundation for northern ecosystems, infrastructure and communities. Permafrost conditions are inextricably linked to climate, so information on permafrost...

Latest News

October, 30 2019
On Wednesday, November 13th the Aurora Research Institute will host a...
August, 27 2019
Nunataryuk work with local knowledge holders and much of the material in...
August, 27 2019
On Tuesday, September 3rd, from 7:00 to 8:00 pm the Aurora Research...

Logistics

ARI offers logistical support to researchers in the NWT. Services are available out of the Western Arctic Research Centre, with more limited support available from the South Slave Research Centre. Please be sure to submit a ...