Reflections

Olivia Bentley

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Social Science
Sector: 
Policy/Research
Location: 
Melbourne
Round: 
Summer 2019

 

Over the Summer period, I was fortunate to complete a 5-week internship in the Aboriginal History Archive at Moodani Balluk, Victoria University through the Aurora Internship Program.

Freya Collins Hallahan

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Anthropology
Sector: 
Native Title
Location: 
Melbourne
Round: 
Winter 2018

During the penultimate semester of my Bachelor of Arts I applied for an Aurora Internship. Throughout my degree I had majored in Gender Studies and Australian Indigenous Studies. Therefore, I had always been interested in the possibility of working in the Native Title sector.

Lily-Rose Palmer

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Social Science
Sector: 
Native Title
Location: 
Melbourne
Round: 
Winter 2018

Commencing my final semester at university was made all the more exciting by my acceptance into the Aurora Internship Program.

Alison Kay

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Policy/Research
Location: 
Melbourne
Round: 
Winter 2018

The Agreements Treaties and Negotiated Settlements (ATNS) project falls within the Melbourne School of Population and Global Health at the University of Melbourne.

Francesca Flagiello

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Social Science
Sector: 
Health/Medical Services
Location: 
Melbourne
Round: 
Winter 2018

Being an international student, I applied for the Aurora Internship Program with little hope to get selected: I feared that organizations working in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island affairs would not consider to take on board a person who is not from Australia, like me.

Sheneise Hall

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Health Science
Sector: 
Health/Medical Services
Location: 
Melbourne
Round: 
Winter 2018

Moving over from Fremantle, Western Australia to Melbourne, I was given the opportunity to complete an Aurora internship with VACCHO throughout the semester.