Reflections

Kelly Austin

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

I did a 6 week Anthropology internship with QSNTS in Brisbane as part of the Aurora Internship Program.  Although I have lived most of my life in a community with a large Indigenous population and am broadly acquainted with the post settlement history and issues faced by Indigenous Australians, t

Rebecca Nichols

Stream: 
Anthropology
Sector: 
Policy/Research
Location: 
Melbourne
Round: 
Winter 2015

During the course of completing a Bachelor of Arts with a major in Australian Indigenous Studies I heard about the Aurora Internship program. Upon finishing my degree it made sense to use my knowledge and gain practical experience in the Indigenous sector through an Aurora internship.

Lena Mackey

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Anthropology
Sector: 
Native Title
Location: 
Perth
Round: 
Winter 2015

I was fortunate enough to be placed at the Yamatji Marlpa Aboriginal Corporation (YMAC) office in Geraldton, which is really a one-of-a-kind workplace.

Juliette Mundy

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Anthropology
Sector: 
Native Title
Location: 
Perth
Round: 
Winter 2015

In July 2015, I completed my second anthropology internship through the Aurora Internship Program.  As an Aurora almuna (winter 2011), who has been working in Aboriginal health and community development for the past few years, I requested that I be placed with an NTRB in order to learn more about

Helene Titeux

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Anthropology
Sector: 
Native Title
Location: 
Perth
Round: 
Winter 2015

As part of the Aurora Internship Program, I worked at the Goldfields Land and Sea Council (GLSC) for six fascinating weeks during my winter holiday.

Lena Mackey

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Anthropology
Sector: 
Native Title
Location: 
Geraldton
Round: 
Winter 2015

I was fortunate enough to be placed at the Yamatji Marlpa Aboriginal Corporation (YMAC) office in Geraldton, which is really a one-of-a-kind workplace.

Courtney Boag

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Anthropology
Sector: 
Native Title
Location: 
Horsham
Round: 
Winter 2015

My enlightenment into the colourful world of anthropology began with an article entitled; ‘The Original Affluent Society; The paradox of development’ by Marshall Sahlins and a very coincidental conversation with a peer about the Aurora Internship Program.