To increase the effectiveness of governance in the Arctic by promoting research and academic thought, broadening collaborative partnerships, and educating future leaders about the complexities of this unique region.
- Pursue rigorous academic research on ocean/maritime and Arctic policy and strategy
- Facilitate collaboration and partnerships among the Coast Guard, other federal agencies, academia, and the Arctic and international communities
- Provide a venue to host visiting scholars and military and civilian experts
- Educate future Coast Guard officers