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, ...
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, ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...