Reflections

Jenaya Emzin-Smith

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Health Science
Sector: 
Policy/Research
Location: 
Brisbane
Round: 
Summer 2019

I was privileged enough to undertake a six-week Aurora Internship in Brisbane over the summer with Youth Justice, which is now known as Child Safety, Youth and Women (CSYW).

Dion Wall

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Social Science
Sector: 
Native Title
Location: 
Brisbane
Round: 
Summer 2018

For 6 weeks in November/December of 2018 I had the pleasure of being placed with the National Native Title Tribunal at the Brisbane office, as part of an internship program through Aurora. As an Indigenous applicant I also received an Indigenous Commonwealth Scholarship.

Isabella Dodd

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Anthropology
Sector: 
Native Title
Location: 
Brisbane
Round: 
Summer 2018

I undertook an Aurora Internship at Queensland South Native Title Services (QSNTS) in Brisbane following numerous positive recommendations of the program from fellow university students. My experience was nothing but positive, eye opening and hugely interesting.

Ramisa Raya

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Native Title
Location: 
Brisbane
Round: 
Winter 2018

 

In the June/July Holidays, I undertook a placement at Queensland South Native Title Services (QSNTS) via the Aurora Internship Program - an organisation devoted to letting students and graduates experience (and work in) organisations with an Indigenous focus.

Vivienne Abeywardena

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Community Development/Ranger Programs
Location: 
Brisbane
Round: 
Summer 2018

 

I was excited to learn that I was selected to participate in the Aurora Internship Program in 2018. My placement was at Indigenous Business Australia’s (IBA) Brisbane legal team for five weeks.    As a legal intern with IBA I gained valuable experience.

Mollie O'Connor

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Native Title
Location: 
Brisbane
Round: 
Summer 2018

I was selected to participate in the Aurora Internship Program during the summer 2017/18 round, and was placed at Queensland South Native Title Services (QSNTS) in Brisbane as a legal intern.

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.