Archived Events

Friday, 9 September 2011
Dr Charles Lee ICTAR scientist at the University of Waikato has been nominated as a finalist in the 2011 Kudos awards for his work in Antarctica's McMurdo Dry Valleys. Currently leading a project supported by the Marsden Fund Charles focus is on the bacteria living in the Dry Valleys. more...
Thursday, 8 September 2011
ICTAR member Josh Scarrow has accepted a position on a 5 month exhibition to the Australian Antarctic Dry valleys. Josh is currently doing a Masters at the University of Waikato and is no stranger to Antarctic work last season going down to the southern most soils on Earth in the Beardmore valleys of Antarctica. more...
Tuesday, 2 August 2011
Stephen Archer ICTAR member and PhD candidate at the University of Waikato has been awarded the Antarctica New Zealand Sir Robin Irvine Scholarship to study the ponds of Bratina Island, Antarctica. Continuing his masters work Stephen hopes to understand these systems and to develop protocols to assist in the environmental protection of them. more...