Tag: Career/Funding/Awards

Business is Booming for Business Anthropology

This post was submitted by Robert J. Morais and Elizabeth K. Briody.  In 2011, Florida Governor Rick Scott disparaged the return-on-investment (ROI) of an anthropology degree: “We don’t…

From Vision to Reality: Palestine Israel Fellowship Fund for Travel (PIFFT) Applications Now Open!

Alisse Waterston, AAA President, CUNY John Jay College Last November (2016) my president’s letter to AAA members announced a new project: PIFFT: the Palestine Israel Fellowship Fund for…

What exactly are Anthropology MAs doing with their anthropology?

This post was authored by AAA summer intern Chrislyn Laurore, a recent graduate of the anthropology program at Mount Holyoke College. It took all of thirty minutes into my Intro to…

Meet the AAA Summer 2015 Interns

MEET KATELYN SCHOENIKE My AAA and Smithsonian African Art internship has officially begun! This week has been filled with adventure, new experiences, and a general euphoria that words…