Do you have an interest in marine archaeology or African art? Maybe you just want a productive way to spend your summer getting hands-on experience working in anthropology as well as in an office environment. Whatever your career goals may be, the AAA internship program provides two exceptional students with the opportunity to spend a … Continue reading Opportunity Awaits! Apply for the AAA 2016 Summer Internship Program!
I can’t believe this summer and internship are coming to a close. This opportunity has absolutely validated the saying ‘time flies when you’re having fun.’ When I first arrived in D.C., this day seemed like it was forever away, and now it’s here. My experiences through the AAA Internship have opened my eyes to the … Continue reading Farewell From the 2015 Interns
The first full week of work at AAA has come to a close! I can’t believe how fast time has flown by. Anthropology Information Central is coming along nicely. I was able to compile an array of information covering 7 main categories designed by Katie Vizenor, which include AAA Membership At-A-Glance, Anthropology and Media, Funding … Continue reading AAA Interns Get Down to (Association) Business
From Emily This was my last week at the NHHC’s Underwater Archaeology Branch and I was sad to see it go. In my last week I continued work on sample Sunken Military Craft Act brochures and researched a bit more in the National Archives for the ship I mentioned in a previous post. I also … Continue reading 2015 Interns Return to AAA
Update from Katelyn at the National Museum of African Art This week once again was full of wonderful experiences. Dr. Chris Kreamer and I went through the remaining material for the focus group and then walked through the gallery to discuss placement of various artifacts and the general layout of the display. On Wednesday, we … Continue reading Ethiopian Art and Sunken Military Craft: Updates from the AAA Interns
Updates from the Naval History and Heritage Command Ahoy! (No one at Naval History and Heritage Command actually says that, but I like to.) This week has been better and I’d like to think it all has to do with my charms and undaunted spirit. Personal communique has been the key to weaseling my way … Continue reading Ahoy! Intern Updates from the Naval History and Heritage Command
MEET KATELYN SCHOENIKE My AAA and Smithsonian African Art internship has officially begun! This week has been filled with adventure, new experiences, and a general euphoria that words could never describe. The first time I visited Washington, D.C. was with my 8th grade class. As we explored what the wonderful city had to offer I … Continue reading Meet the AAA Summer 2015 Interns