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ArcTrain Summer school




The ArcTrain summer school 2015 took place in Labrador from August 20th-August 29th and was followed by a series of conferences on "The Reality of the North" (August 31st-September 1st) and the ArcTrain annual meeting on September 2nd-4th, which was held at UQAM-Coeur des Sciences in Montreal.

For the summer school description, please click here. To take a look at the field trip booklet, please click here.

To watch the ArcTrain promotional video realized in the Torngat mountains, click here. A complete field trip report will be posted soon.

Below, the 30 participants of this amazing fieldtrip followed by the incredible team of bear guards that accompanied the group at North Arm.

torngat group

bear guards

Floating university

Date and location to be announced

A "floating university" will be offered in the North Atlantic on a Canadian and German research vessel. This hands-on training activity will introduce key technical aspects of field work in marine sciences as well as the concepts of teamwork, interdisciplinary and international collaboration and project leadership.


Additional courses to be announced soon

ArcTrain Canada comprises 9 Canadian partner institutions:

UQAM Memorial University of Newfoundland University of Alberta
ArcTrain is an international training program in collaboration with: