What exactly are Anthropology MAs doing with their anthropology?

This post was authored by AAA summer intern Chrislyn Laurore, a recent graduate of the anthropology program at Mount Holyoke College. It took all of thirty minutes into my Intro to Cultural Anthropology class during the very first semester of my undergrad degree to decide that anthropology was it for me. A first-generation American eager to learn more … Continue reading What exactly are Anthropology MAs doing with their anthropology?

Where do the Master’s degree alumni go?

The AAA Committee on Practicing, Applied and Public Interest Anthropology (CoPAPIA) has completed the 2009 Anthropology MA Career Survey. The overall purpose of the study was to better understand where students who earn a Master’s degree in Anthropology have gone in their careers; the ways in which alumni have benefited from the knowledge and skills they acquired in … Continue reading Where do the Master’s degree alumni go?