Three Weeks!

October 6th, 2010

Three weeks today will mark the beginning of MAC 2010! Can ya feel the excitement?!

MAC is almost here!

October 5th, 2010

Great news everybody!: Registration has been hot hot hot! Delegates are registered from across Canada and internationally! The organizing team is super excited to meet everyone and are looking forward to the start of an awesome event! See y’all on October 27th for the opening ceremonies!!

Cheers! David

News: Opening Ceremonies!

September 14th, 2010

This just in!

Yukon Premier Dennis Fentie will be joining us at the official Opening Ceremonies of the Model Arctic Council! We look forward to hearing his inspirational words as we kick of our inaugural event.

News Update – Fuel Tanker Runs Aground!

September 3rd, 2010

A fuel tanker ship has run aground in Nunavut – this has the potential to be devistating to the Marine Environment. Click the link below for the full story!

http://news.nationalpost.com/2010/09/02/fuel-tanker-grounded-in-northwest-passage/

Check Us Out!

September 2nd, 2010

Check out our NEW Model Arctic Council FACEBOOK group and TWITTER account! Interact with organizers, fellow delegates, and begin the preparation for an awesome conference!

Facebook: Model Arctic Council 2010   –  Twitter: ModelAC2010

Spread the word – Invite others to join!

Whats below the ice?

August 31st, 2010

Interesting thought…as the Arctic Ice shrinks, will our planet reveal new riches and elements that have never been seen before? Take a read…food for thought.

http://www.hs.fi/english/article/Receding+ice+may+uncover+Arctic+riches/1135259587823

Summer Update

August 25th, 2010

Even as the summer cools down, things are really heating up for the Model Arctic Council!  We are very excited to have received applications for our staff positions, and will be going through them in the next few weeks – please check back soon to “meet” and get to know all of our MAC staff.

In other news, we are also working on some guest speakers for the event – if you have any ideas or thoughts on who you would like to see speak at MAC – please drop us a line – you can email me directly at [email protected] or contact David at [email protected]

Hope to hear from you soon!

Cheers,

Denise

Photos from DFAIT Meeting

July 23rd, 2010

Just returned from our wonderful meeting and update with the folks @ DFAIT. To our amazement there was a Kodiak Bear in their lobby! Thought we’d grab a couple of snap shots before leaving to show off the wonderful MAC staff and supporters. Thanks again to Paul and Beverly for their generosity.

David at DFAIT

David, Paul & Bev(DFAIT) and Kate (UNA-Canada Executive Director)

Update: Meeting with DFAIT

July 23rd, 2010

Off to meet with the folks at the Department of Foreign Affairs to give update on the awesomeness of MAC. They have been amazing supporters of the upcoming event…maybe we will even run into the Canadian SAO, Sheila Riordon!

Stay tuned, will post pictures ASAP!