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CanCode 1 Reflections

4 April, 2019

Pinnguaq started hosting ‘Code Clubs’ in 2012 in Pangnirtung, NU. Centred around the idea that the more we could empower youth to create with technology, the more opportunities would be available and open to them in life. Over the following years, ...

Ryan Oliver

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Ryan Oliver

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Storytelling With Chemical Reactions

27 March, 2019

Inside Pinnguaq: The Power of Storytelling Through Science Pt. 2 When I was first learning about TWINE I started by examining a game, within the program, called “A Dark Room”. It gave me a good understanding of the capabilities of TWINE, ...

Michelle Jilesen

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Michelle Jilesen

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The Pinnguaq Lifecycle

21 March, 2019

Inside Pinnguaq: Pinnguaq Association at 6 March 12, 2013 was the day we were formally incorporated as a Canadian, not-for-profit organization. We had been on the journey for close to a year before that but this was the moment that marked our legal ...

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Exploring Biological Systems in Twine

Encouraging Creativity Within Your Science Lessons

14 March, 2019

Inside Pinnguaq: The Power of Storytelling Through Science March is Youth Science Festival Month so it’s fitting that we are exploring how to incorporate technology, like TWINE, into science lessons! When I first learned about TWINE my mind ran ...

Michelle Jilesen

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Michelle Jilesen

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Started From The Bottom, Now She’s Here

7 March, 2019

Inside Pinnguaq: A Self-Taught Artist’s Journey My name is Alyssa Amell and I work at Pinnguaq as a Jr Environment Artist. Within my role as a Jr. Environment Artist, I model and texture compelling assets that will later be ...

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Beneath Floes Developer Donates Income To Inuit Ilagit

29 May, 2018

Something new is coming to te(a)ch! Kevin Snow is a writer, storyteller, Twine developer, and a member of Bravemule, a US-based game company. A few years ago he created a game called Beneath Floes which is about the ...

Ryan Oliver

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Ryan Oliver

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