“The Hope Is in Organizing:” An Interview with Iconic Farmworker Activist Dolores Huerta

Post author Andre Fernando Biehl is a junior at Princeton High School in Princeton, NJ. As part of an independent social science project, he has been working with the nonprofit Migrant Worker Outreach. He is the Youth Editor and Contributing Reporter of Latino Migrant Teen Journal and, over the summer, he interviewed blueberry pickers at … Continue reading “The Hope Is in Organizing:” An Interview with Iconic Farmworker Activist Dolores Huerta

“Addressing Academic Precarity: How to Transition from Academia to Industry” a 2018 Annual Meeting Workshop Preview

We asked Annual Meeting workshop organizers to give our blog readers a sneak peek at the events they have planned for AmAnth2018. This post was submitted by Rachel Carmen Ceasar, the organizer of “Addressing Academic Precarity: How to Transition from Academia to Industry.”  1. What makes your workshop a “must attend” event for the 2018 Meeting?  Even … Continue reading “Addressing Academic Precarity: How to Transition from Academia to Industry” a 2018 Annual Meeting Workshop Preview

“The Message and the Media: Advancing Your Mission through Communications” a 2017 AAA Annual Meeting Workshop Preview

We asked Annual Meeting workshop organizers to give our blog readers a sneak peek at the events they have planned for AmAnth17. This post was submitted by Jeff Martin, AAA’s director of communications and public affairs and the organizer of “The Message and the Media: Advancing Your Mission through Communications.”  1.What makes your workshop a “must attend” event … Continue reading “The Message and the Media: Advancing Your Mission through Communications” a 2017 AAA Annual Meeting Workshop Preview

“Designing Strategies for AAA Member Engagement” a 2017 Annual Meeting Workshop Preview

We asked Annual Meeting workshop organizers to give our blog readers a sneak peek at the events they have planned for AmAnth17. This post was submitted by Daniel Ginsberg, AAA’s manager of education, research, and professional development, and the organizer of “Designing Strategies for AAA Member Engagement.”  1. What makes your workshop a “must attend” event for the … Continue reading “Designing Strategies for AAA Member Engagement” a 2017 Annual Meeting Workshop Preview

“That Almost Finished Journal Article” a 2017 Annual Meeting Workshop Preview

We asked Annual Meeting workshop organizers to give our blog readers a sneak peek at the events they have planned for AmAnth17. This post was submitted by Jaida Samudra, the organizer of “That Almost Finished Journal Article.”  1. What makes your workshop a “must attend” event for the 2017 Meeting?  If you are currently stalled on revising an … Continue reading “That Almost Finished Journal Article” a 2017 Annual Meeting Workshop Preview

Teaching Anthropology Through Student Writing Projects on Wikipedia: AAA 2016 Workshop Highlight

We asked Annual Meeting workshop organizers to give our blog readers a sneak peek at the events they have planned for AAA 2016. This post was submitted by Carwil Bjork-James.  1. What makes your workshop a “must attend” event for the 2016 meeting? Wikipedia is a growing multilingual repository of information built through the efforts of … Continue reading Teaching Anthropology Through Student Writing Projects on Wikipedia: AAA 2016 Workshop Highlight

A Pitch Session for Ethnographic Filmmakers: Developing Your Story, Integrating Your Research, Finding Funding and Distribution: AAA 2016 Workshop Highlight

We asked Annual Meeting workshop organizers to give our blog readers a sneak peek at the events they have planned for AAA 2016. This post was submitted by Alice Apley, executive director of Documentary Educational Resources, Inc. 1. What makes your workshop a “must attend” event for the 2016 meeting? For this first-ever SVA workshop, six filmmakers … Continue reading A Pitch Session for Ethnographic Filmmakers: Developing Your Story, Integrating Your Research, Finding Funding and Distribution: AAA 2016 Workshop Highlight