Reflections

Liam Fitzpatrick

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Native Title
Location: 
Thursday Island
Round: 
Winter 2019

My time as an Aurora intern at the GBK Sea and Land Council on Thursday Island was, in many ways, a great honour.

Jacob Ridgeway

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Social Science
Sector: 
Arts and Culture
Location: 
Sydney
Round: 
Summer 2020

During the summer break of 2020, I completed a 4-week Commonwealth funded Aurora internship at Bangarra Dance Theatre.

Eve Fitzgerald

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Social Science
Sector: 
Community Development/Ranger Programs
Location: 
Sydney
Round: 
Summer 2020

I am extremely grateful to have spent February this year interning in a research role under the Sydney Olympic Park Authority (SOPA).

Maddy Carlucci

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Social Science
Sector: 
Policy/Research
Location: 
Melbourne
Round: 
Summer 2020

I am a recent graduate of a Bachelor of Youth Work with an interest in working within Education/Recreation field alongside Australia’s First Peoples.

Sarah Sammut

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Anthropology
Sector: 
Education/Training
Location: 
Cairns
Round: 
Summer 2020

In early-ish 2019 I was walking quite fast past classrooms on the way to my next Uni lecture when I caught a glimpse of a poster in one of the busy courtyards.

David Tran

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Anthropology
Sector: 
Policy/Research
Location: 
Melbourne
Round: 
Summer 2020

When I applied for the Aurora Internship Program, I was in a strange place coming back from a year abroad in London, re-acculturating myself to Melbourne in the final semester of my undergraduate Arts degree majoring in Anthropology and History, unsure about what I wanted to do next.