Reflections

Amelia Sumner

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Anthropology
Sector: 
Native Title
Location: 
Melbourne
Round: 
Summer 2017

Upon graduating at the University of Queensland in 2015, with a double major in Anthropology and Religion, one of my colleagues encouraged me to apply for an internship with the Aurora Internship Program.

Rodina Goranitis

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Anthropology
Sector: 
Native Title
Location: 
Brisbane
Round: 
Summer 2017

I applied for the Aurora Internship Program after hearing about it from a former intern. The opportunity immediately sounded like a great experience.

Lauren Pavli

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Native Title
Location: 
Darwin
Round: 
Winter 2016

I knew a bit about Indigenous land rights before completing an Aurora internship as part of the Aurora Indigenous Program in July 2016.

Nick Hay

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Native Title
Location: 
Sydney
Round: 
Winter 2016

Over July, while many of my fellow students at Sydney Law School embarked on the perennial winter exodus to the fairer shores of Europe, I kept jumping on the 8 o’clock train to Redfern.

Ella Burton-Taylor

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Native Title
Location: 
Melbourne
Round: 
Winter 2016

I jumped at the opportunity to apply for the Aurora Internship Program because of my interest in native title and Indigenous affairs.

Courtney Boag

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Anthropology
Sector: 
Native Title
Location: 
Brisbane
Round: 
Winter 2016

My enthusiasm to apply for another internship through the Aurora Internship Program perhaps came immediately after I completed my first internship with Barengi Gadjin Land Council as I felt I had experienced more and in some ways learnt more about the social, political, physical and emotional env

Sarah Bartrim

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Native Title
Location: 
Sydney
Round: 
Winter 2016

During the winter of 2016, I was fortunate enough to undertake two internships via the Aurora Internship Program. For my first, I was placed with Aboriginal Legal Services NSW/ACT (ALS) and for the second, with NTSCORP.

Caroline Beasley

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Native Title
Location: 
Broome
Round: 
Winter 2016

After graduating from Arts/Law at ANU in mid-2016, I swapped the icy Canberra winter for the tropical climate of Broome when I completed an Aurora Internship at the Kimberley Land Council (KLC).