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Nomination deadline extended: APECS International Mentorship Award 2021

APECS logoAPECS International seeks to recognize and honor the efforts of its mentors within the international polar scientific community. The APECS International Mentorship Award is designed to recognize the time and energy that mentors devote to Early Career Researchers (ECRs) each year, and their efforts to build a community of support. APECS will award a mentor who works with the ECR polar scientific community (this covers Arctic, Antarctic, and Alpine areas). APECS encourages ECRs around the world to nominate mentors who are deserving of this recognition.

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APECS International Online Conference 2021: Registration now open

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Registration
now open!

The Association of Polar Early Career Scientists (APECS) is organizing the 7th APECS International Online Conference which will be taking place on Wednesday, 12 May 2021. This year’s theme “Polar Science: Success Stories from the Field and from Home” aims to involve polar and alpine researchers from around the world.

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Reminder - Call for Nominations: APECS International Mentorship Award 2021

APECS logoAPECS International seeks to recognize and honor the efforts of its mentors within the international polar scientific community. The APECS International Mentorship Award is designed to recognize the time and energy that mentors devote to Early Career Researchers (ECRs) each year, and their efforts to build a community of support. APECS will award a mentor who works with the ECR polar scientific community (this covers Arctic, Antarctic, and Alpine areas). APECS encourages ECRs around the world to nominate mentors who are deserving of this recognition.

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APECS Denmark Seminar: Arctic Biogeochemistry and Carbon Cycling

324 APECS Denmark Seminar May 2021Welcome to the APECS Denmark Seminar on 7 May 2021, this time on Arctic biogeochemistry and carbon cycling! Here we will get to hear not just one, but two exciting talks. Rafael Gonçalves-Araujo (Technical University of Denmark) will tell us about dissolved organic matter as a potential tracer for Arctic water masses, and Maria Lund Paulsen (Aarhus University) about the effect of glacial runoff on the coastal bacterial and phytoplankton communities.

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APECS, YOPP, and YESS at Arctic Science Summit Week 2021

The Arctic Science Summit Week (ASSW) 2021, organized by Portugal, took place from the 19th to 26th of March 2021. The virtual conference gathered international and interdisciplinary researchers to discuss topics framed by the overarching theme “The Arctic: Regional Changes, Global Impacts”. This included science community and business meetings, a cultural day, and a science symposium.

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