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October 25-26, 2022
University of Alaska Fairbanks

115th USARC Meeting

The US Arctic Research Commission will hold its 115th meeting in person at the University of Alaska Fairbanks on October 25–26, 2022. Presentations, open to the public for viewing, will convene at 8:30 am on October 25 with a public comment session from 11:30 am–noon on October 26. An audio-only listening option is available (information can be found in the agenda, linked below).

> Draft Agenda 

April 6, 2022 | Anchorage, Alaska

114th USARC Meeting

The US Arctic Research Commission held its 114th meeting at the Captain Cook Hotel in Anchorage, Alaska on April 6, 2022.
Meeting Video
> Agenda

April 5, 2022

President Biden Appoints Nikoosh Carlo to the USARC

“I look forward to working with the other Commissioners to help build a long-term, action-oriented vision for Arctic research that is driven by community priorities and supports a healthy environment and regenerative economy,” said Carlo.

September 24, 2021

President Biden Appoints New USARC Chair and Commissioners

On September 24, 2021, President Biden appointed commissioners to the US Arctic Research Commission and designated a new chair. These appointments coincide with other Arctic-related actions announced by the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy. 


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