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University of Alaska Fairbanks to host Model Arctic Council project
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University of Alaska Fairbanks to host Model Arctic Council project

On March 9-15, 2016, the University of Alaska Fairbanks (UAF) will host the Model Arctic Council international project for the first time during the Arctic Summit Week 2016, reports the Arctic University website.

The Model Arctic Council project includes experimental academic seminars bringing together undergraduate and postgraduate students from various research agencies and universities. The participants will simulate the work of permanent Arctic Council member-states and observers.

Students can register by submitting applications and letters of recommendation from their respective curators or department (university) representatives to the organizing committee until November 6, 2015.

For more detailed information, please go to the event's web page.