Author: Anthony Speca

Online Model Arctic Council 2

Last weekend, 20 pupils representing four secondary schools in the UK took part in our second Online Model Arctic Council (OMAC) conference.  This fully-online pedagogical simulation, convened for the first time this past March in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic, engages secondary-school pupils from anywhere in the world in a simulation of real-world Arctic …

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Online Model Arctic Council Delegate Training 2

This past month, over 30 pupils—representing nine secondary schools and seven different home countries in Europe and Asia—took part in our second Online Model Arctic Council (OMAC) Delegate Training round.  This fully online experiential learning programme, launched for the first time last year in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic, engages secondary-school pupils from anywhere …

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Schools Newsletter – November 2021

November is a busy month for Polar Aspect MACs! We’re delighted to announce that registration has now officially opened for our flagship in-person conference, NORMAC 6. But registration is closing soon for some of our other events! Here’s a quick summary: OMAC Delegate Training 2 starts this Saturday 6th November, and there are only a …

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Schools Newsletter – October 2021

Our second OMAC Delegate Training round is rapidly coming up this November, followed by OMAC 2 in December!  If you’re a pupil or teacher, check out our October newsletter and register now for these and other upcoming Polar Aspect Model Arctic Council programmes—including  WYCOMAC 2 and MAC Bilbao 4 in January, and NORMAC 6 in …

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Presentation at 3rd MUN Impact Global Summit

On Friday, Polar Aspect had the privilege of addressing youth from around the world attending the ‘E3 Summit’, MUN Impact‘s third global youth summit.  Our presentation—delivered by Joshua Gray, an associate of Polar Aspect and member of our Online Model Arctic Council (OMAC) Secretariat—addressed the summit themes of ‘earth, economy, equity’ by focusing on Arctic …

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