Qapirangajuq: Inuit Knowledge and Climate Change

Description
Parking and Directions to Venue below, also at: http://bit.ly/2iqHnIl

Travel across pristine lands and hear directly from Elders, hunters and the Inuit people on what it means to live and love in a warming Arctic.

Join us for ice-cream and networking over a relaxed screening of Qapirangajuq: The world’s first Inuktitut language film on climate change! Followed by spirited discussion with our experts in the Arctic, climate change and communication: Dr. Shawn Marshall, professor of Glaciology and Climatology and Canada Research Chair in Climate Change (2007-2017), Dr. Chui-Ling Tam, resource management expert and Arctic researcher in the Geography Department, Dr. Mél Hogan from the Communications, Media & Film Department, Dr. Gabriela Alonso Yanez from the Werklund School of Education, and more.

Qapirangajuq is produced by award-winning Inuk filmmaker Zacharias Kunuk, recipient of the Order of Canada, and Dr. Ian Mauro of the Department of Geography at the University of Winnipeg, previous Canada Research Chair in Human Dimensions of Environmental Change.

Venue: Crowsnest Hall (on-campus) Multi-purpose Room
Date: Tuesday 24th October
Time: 4pm – 6pm
Agenda:
30 min ice-cream + networking
10 min introduction
50 min documentary
30 min discussion

Organized by the following partners: The Graduate College, The Arctic Institute of North America, the Department of Geography. Admission is free, and this event is open to the public.

PARKING AND DIRECTIONS TO VENUE

Venue

Crowsnest Hall is a grey and orange building with two blocks 11 stories high.
The main entrance is next to the Starbucks located along Collegiate Boulevard NW.

Volunteers will be waiting at the main doors to guide you inside to the Multi-purpose Room.

Source: https://www.ucalgary.ca/residence/placestolive/graduateandprofessional/crowsnest_hall

Public Transport

The nearest C-Train is University Station. It is approximately a 10 minute walk over flat terrain.

Parking Availability (Parking meters only accept coins if there is no attendant on duty)

As the event is expected to run for 2 hours, it would be more cost-effective to park in the flat rate visitor parking lots ($7/entry, marked with yellow cars below). Carpooling (3 people or more) rate of $5/entry applies when the attendant is on duty.

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  • The event description was updated. Diff#288886 2017-10-23 07:27:39
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Tue Oct 24, 2017
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM MDT
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Venue
Crowsnest Hall, Multi-Purpose Room (on-campus)
Tickets
Admission for 1 person
Venue Address
250 Collegiate Boulevard NW, Calgary, T2N 5A6 Canada
Directions
The nearest C-Train is University Station. It is approximately a 10 minute walk over flat terrain. Crowsnest Hall is a grey and orange building with two blocks 11 stories high. Look out for the Starbucks and the volunteers by the main doors!
Organizer
The Graduate College: Documentary Series
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Attendees
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