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Yukon Territory Winter Tourism Field School
From Sunday 25 February 2018
To Saturday 03 March 2018
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Location Yukon Territory, Canada

The school is hosted by Vancouver Island University, the member of the Thematic Network on Northern Tourism. Limited spots available, registration is open until October 15, 2017.

This experiential learning opportunity will include lectures, seminars, and guest speakers, and will investigate issues and opportunities through themes such as tourism and climate change, northern cultures, winter tour operators and tourism entrepreneurship, winter tourism development, planning and strategies. Learners will also participate in signature Yukon visitor experiences including dog sledding, aurora viewing, natural hot springs, and more. Fees include experiential activities, 6 nights’ accommodations, and much more.

Field School Facilitator:
Dr. Suzanne de la Barre teaches Vancouver Island University’s (VIU) Recreation and Tourism program, as well as the Master of Arts in Sustainable Leisure Management. Suzanne is an international Arctic tourism scholar with over 20 years of research and applied experience: http://wordpress.viu.ca/sdelabarre/

Credit options: undergraduate and graduate level credit options available, non-credit participation is welcome.

Cost: Approx. $1850 CDN (to be confirmed). $100 deposit required to hold your spot.

Registration deadline: October 15, 2017.

For more information about the tour or to indicate your interest, please contact Suzanne: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Sunday 25 February 2018

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