Salluit at Last!

After finally arriving in Salluit on Wednesday evening, we have had an amazing first week getting to know the town! We have gotten to know all of the teachers at Ikusik (the secondary school), who are incredibly welcoming and enthusiastic about our lessons starting next week. The kids are all very shy and curious about us and we can’t wait to get to know them more as we start teaching! We’ve also met with the principle at Pigiurvik (the primary […]

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Bienvenue…Puvirnituq?

We have had little Internet service for the past couple days and haven’t been able to post, but here is what we’ve been up too! A slight detour in our flight to Salluit on Tuesday turned into a surprise stay in Puvirnituq! Because of high winds (90km/hr!), our flight was grounded in this small town with no indication of for how long. Luckily, we had plenty of dried lentils to live off of during our mini-vacation- yum! On our flight […]

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