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June, 8 2020

Earlier this year, The Aurora Research Institute (ARI), the research division of Aurora College, along with Hotıì ts’eeda: NWT SPOR SUPPORT Unit, collaborated to host a grant writing workshop: Research CASH (Capacity, Access, and Strength Here).

The workshop will guide participants through the development of a high quality, submission-ready research funding proposal to one of the Tri-Council agencies (SSHRC, CIHR, NSERC). The purpose of this workshop is to build Northern research capacity and increase NWT access to federal research funding programs. 

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic and physical-distancing precautions, the workshop will now be offered virtually! 

If you are interested in attending, please fill out a short survey here

March, 20 2020

In our efforts to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus Aurora Research Institute and the ACTMC are currently closed until further notice.

January, 17 2020

The Aurora Research Institute (ARI), the research division of Aurora College, along with Hotıì ts’eeda: NWT SPOR SUPPORT Unit, is pleased to announce a grant writing workshop: Research CASH (Capacity, Access, and Strength Here).

January, 15 2020

The deadline to apply for ARI’s Research Assistant and Research Fellowship Programs is approaching, so be sure to get your applications in before January, 15th (Deadline closes at midnight MST).

December, 9 2019

Dr. Pertice Moffitt, Manager and Instructor, Health Research Programs gave a guest lecture at Wilfrid Laurier University on Friday, December 6th.

December, 4 2019

APTN National News Article focuses on how climate change is impacting the preservation of cultural heritage in the Western Arctic. Read what participants in the Young Leaders Climate Change Summit think.

November, 26 2019

The Aurora Research Institute celebrates International Mountain Day on December 11 with a showing of the film, "The Sun at Midnight."

November, 25 2019

Research Day is an opportunity for the Bachelor of Science in Nursing Program at Aurora College to display and honour scholarship from students, faculty and invited scholars. Guests to the gathering are invited to cast their vote for the People's Choice Awards for top three posters.

November, 22 2019

The CanHelp Working Group will present the results of their research on H. pylori and wants to hear your feedback.

October, 30 2019

On Wednesday, November 13th the Aurora Research Institute will host a presentation by Nanar Hakobyan of the NWT Centre for Geomatics. Nanar's talk 'Using Satellite Radar to Measure and Study the Landslides at Caribou Hills,' discusses how the NWT Centre for Geomatics uses Sentinel-1 Synthetic Aperture Radar Interferometry (InSAR) to analyze ground surface displacement caused by permafrost freeze/thaw cycle by focusing on two case studies at Caribou Hills and Quarry PW10, ITH. Everyone is welcome and ARI looks forward to seeing community members come out to celebrate GEO week. As always, there will be snacks and prizes. 

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