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Annual celebration 2018


Friday 28 September was a festive day at Ilisimatusarfik - we had our annual celebration.

The programme for the day was: 

  • 10.00: Singing
  • Welcome & introduction by rector Gitte Adler Reimer
  • Honouring Institute of Learning and our student organisation ILI ILI - Ilisimatusartut Kattuffiat

Institute of Learning was honoured for their hard work with a new curriculum after the evaluation of the teacher training programme.

ILI ILI - Ilisimatusartut Kattuffiat was honoured for their work with reorganising the student organisation - including their representation of Greenlandic students around the world, hosting the job fair and their work during the introduction week. 

  • 10.30: Speech by Ole Marquardt (via Skype)
  • 11.00: Choir: Per Rosing - including Ilisimatusarfik's humn
  • 11.15: Speech by The Ministry of Education, Culture, Church & Foreign Affairs 
  • 11.45: Presentation of PhD diplomas to Mikaela Augustussen & Anna-Sofie Hurup Skjervedal

Mikaela Augustussen from Institute of Nursing & Health Science was awarded the PhD diploma for her work with "Palliation to Greenlandic cancer patients in Greenland and Denmark". 

Anna-Sofie Hurup Skjervedal was awarded the PhD diploma for her work with "Towards meaningful youth engagement. Breaking the frame of the current public participation practice in Greenland".

  • 12.00: Singing
  • Photography

Afterwards, Ilisimatusarfik hosted a reception.

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