Greenland, JSEP 2018

Dartmouth researchers study Greenland’s massive ice sheet in Kangerlussuaq.

Greenland, JSEP 2018

Students collect data in the field in Greenland.

Greenland, JSEP 2018

Students from Denmark, Greenland and the US spend two weeks in Kangerlussuaq, Greenland.

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Sixteen outstanding scholars from Arctic Council nations will engage in collaborative, multi-disciplinary research over the next 18 months through the U.S. Department of State’s Fulbright Arctic Initiative.

Stefansson Barcelona

Melody Brown Burkins represented Dartmouth and the Institute of Arctic Studies at the Inauguration of an Arctic Center at UAB (Barcelona, Spain). 

Nuuk, Greenland

Dartmouth students can learn about Greenland's politics, economy, history, and environment by attending the University of Greenland in Nuuk during a Fall 2018 off-term exchange. Applications due April 30, 2018. 


Every summer, Dartmouth faculty and students travel to Greenland to conduct climate research and lead an educational program for high school students. The educational program, the Joint Science Education Project (JSEP), is managed by Dartmouth and sponsored by the National Science Foundation. 


Fisheries management has often been characterized by regulatory policies that result in panaceas--broad-based policy solutions that are expected to address several problems, which result in unintended consequences.

Wilson Center Interactive

Professor Ross Virginia is featured in a Wilson Center online interactive called "Into the Arctic" about issues facing the far north today. 

The John Sloan Dickey Center