Hello, my name is Joshua Anderson. I am one of two college students that received the 2014 American Anthropological Association’s (AAA) Summer Internship. I would first like to thank all the donors who made this possible, my advisor at Minnesota State University Mankato, Dr. Ronald Schirmer, for helping me with the application process and recommendation … Continue reading Introducing the 2014 AAA Summer Intern – Joshua Anderson
Through generous member donations, two anthropology students, Joshua Anderson and Katie Patschke, will have the opportunity to spend this summer working with the AAA as part of the Association’s Summer Internship Program. They will also work with partnering host organizations in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. The students were selected from more than fifty candidates … Continue reading 2014 AAA Summer Interns Announced
The American Anthropological Association is pleased to offer two internship opportunities funded by member donations.
Internships are six weeks in length from June 30 through August 8, 2014. Internships are unpaid however; interns will be provided housing and a meal/travel stipend.
Interns will spend approximately 40 percent of their time working onsite at the AAA offices in Arlington, Virginia, and the other 60 percent of their time working on-site at one of three locations described below.
- Undergraduate students in their junior or senior year
- First Year Graduate students (completing the first year of graduate work by June 2013)
Visit the AAA Summer Internship Program webpage for the application. Application deadline is March 15, 2014.
Click here to support this Internship Program through a financial contribution.
Today’s guest blog post is by AAA Summer Intern, Jalene Regassa. Earth Matters! That is the title of a current exhibition at the National Museum of African Art (NMAFA). During my first week as a curatorial intern at the museum, I walked through this exhibition as any tourist would do. I read some of the … Continue reading Behind the Scenes at the National Museum of African Art
Today’s guest blog post is the AAA/AFA Summer Intern, Rachel Nuzman: Long before graduating from Saint Mary’s College in May, though exponentially more as the date approached, I got asked the two questions most graduates dread but expect to hear: what is your major? And what are you going to do? The assumption being that … Continue reading Graduating an Anthropologist: What I’ve Learned as a Summer Intern
The summer interns will be arriving in just a few weeks. The program is exclusively member funded and is now in its third consecutive year. While the interns are not paid, housing and a stipend to cover meals and travel expenses during their internship is provided. It costs $4,000 per intern to provide this valuable … Continue reading The Time is Now to Support the AAA Summer Internship
The summer interns will be arriving in just a few weeks. The program is exclusively member funded and is now in its third consecutive year. While the interns are not paid, housing and a stipend to cover meals and travel expenses during their internship is provided. It costs $4,000 per intern to provide this valuable … Continue reading Supporting the AAA Summer Internship Program