Gjoa Haven's Courtney Takkiruq and Kugaaruk's Maria Kayasark get expressive while participating in a recent Greenlandic mask workshop at the Nunavut Sivuniksavut college program in Ottawa.
photo courtesy of Daniel Guay/Nunavut Sivuniksavut
Students don’t just sit at desks listening to instructors or work away on computers all day at Nunavut Sivuniksavut.
The Ottawa-based college program brings in guest speakers and also gets students out to events where they can absorb history and current events while also sharing their Inuit heritage. The photos below help illustrate how diverse the learning opportunities can be for N.S. students.
Derek Neary has been reporting on developments in the North for 18 years. When he's not writing for Nunavut News, he's working on Northern News Services' special publications such as Opportunities North,...
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