Northern Public Affairs hosted two successful launches for its inaugural issues in June 2012 at the Canadian Political Science Association conference in Edmonton, Alberta and at the Yellowknife Public Library in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories. Thank you to everyone who came to support the magazine.
Special thanks to Frances Abele for speaking at our launch in Edmonton, and to David Brock and Stephanie Irlbacher-Fox for speaking in Yellowknife.
See photos from both launches below. **UPDATE** Thanks to George Lessard for documenting the Yellowknife launch. See his video here.
The podium in the Athabasca Hospitality Tent.
Attendees at the Edmonton launch.
(L-R): Founding Editors Sheena Kennedy, Joshua Gladestone, and Jerald Sabin. Speaker and Northern Public Affairs contributor Professor Frances Abele.
Yellowknife, Northwest Territories
Attendees at Yellowknife launch.
(L-R): David Brock, Chief Electoral Officer of the Northwest Territories; Stephanie Irlbacher-Fox, Northern Public Affairs Advisory Board member; Jerald Sabin, Founding Editor; and, Sheena Kennedy, Founding Editor.