Reflections

Alexander Zurawski

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Social Science
Sector: 
Policy/Research
Location: 
Melbourne
Round: 
Summer 2018

Nearing the completion of my Development Studies degree, I was eager to gain workplace experience in order to see how I may apply the skills I’ve developed over the course of my degree within the real-world context, as well as making myself more employable upon completion of my degree.

Halima Akanbi

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

On completing my Masters of Health and International Development at Flinders University, I was fortunate to be selected for an Aurora internship to be hosted at the Lowitja Institute (Australia’s National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Research Institute) in Carlton, Melbourne.

Adam Price

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

I first heard about the Aurora internship programme from my University’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies Unit half-way through my Honours year in a Bachelor of Psychological Science, when the prospect of getting employment out of my degree was something that evoked both excitement,