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Summer 2011

 In This Issue

Association Business
   Meet AAA's Newest Staff Member
   Renew Your Membership
   AAA Summer Internship Program Launches
News You Can Use
   List Your Organization's Program in AnthroGuide
   AAA Photo Contest Opens in June
   Career Center
Anthropology News Corner 
   AN Fall CFPs
Engage in AAA
   RACE: Are We So Different? Exhibit Opens at Smithsonian
   NEW! Inside the President's Studio Podcast

Association Business

Meet AAA's Newest Staff Member

AAA welcomes Travis Raup, the new Assistant Manager of Web Services and Databases. He is a recent graduate from Juniata College, and looks forward to enhancing the web presence of AAA sections and assisting with web development needs.

Renew Your Membership

Not sure when your membership is up for renewal? Don't let your AAA and section membership lapse over summer break. Log on to AnthroGateway to check your expiration data (My Payments, Receipts & Transactions) and renew today!

AAA Summer Internship Program Launches
Congratulations to Juliana Bennington and Melissa Campbell-McIntosh, who are awarded with the 2011 AAA Summer Internship. Juliana, a senior at Wheaton College in Massachusetts, will be interning with the International Center for Research on Women. Melissa, a junior at St. Mary's College in California, will be interning at the Naval History and Heritage Command. Learn more about the interns, their internships and this new program.

News You Can Use

List Your Organization's Program in AnthroGuide

Don't miss the opportunity to list your organization's program in teh 2011-2012 AnthroGuide. Listing in the AnthroGuide increases your visibility among over 10,000 anthropologists, almost 500 academic programs and over 70 museums, government agencies and research firms. Don't be left out! We have extended the May 31st deadline for submission without a late fee through Friday, June 10th. A late fee of $35 will be applied to all listings received after June 10th. We will not accept any listings submitted after June 24th. Submit your listing today!

Transformed AAA Photo Contest Opens in June

The AAA Photo Contest has returned! It will be open for submissions June 15-August 15 and members will vote on the winning photos starting in mid-September. The top photos will be displayed during the Annual Meeting in Montreal. Guidelines and details are available on the Photo Contest webpage.

AAA Career Center

Looking for a job or have a position to post? AAA's Career Center provides the essential tools to connect job seekers to employers. Visit the Career Center today!

Anthropology News Corner

AN Fall CFPs

AN is seeking proposals for our thematic series on funding in November and the Peace Corps and Anthropology in December. Details, guidelines and deadlines are available online. Proposals or questions should be sent to Amy Goldenberg.

Engage in AAA

RACE: Are We So Different? Exhibit Opens at Smithsonian

The RACE: Are We So Different? exhibit opens June 18th at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C. The exhibit will remain at the Smithsonian until January 2, 2012. Not in the D.C. area? Visit the virtual exhibit today! 


New! Inside the President's Studio Podcast

President Virginia Dominguez interviews the managing editor of Anthropology News, Amy Goldenberg. Listen now.






Volume 3, Issue 4


Get ready for the

2011 AAA Annual Meeting


AAA will conduct its 110th Annual Meeting in Montreal, Quebec, Canada November 16-20, 2011.


Meeting pre-registration opens this summer.


Gear up for the meeting with the products offered here to get you and your colleagues outfitted.


Upcoming Deadlines

June 24
November AN Call for Papers deadline

July 22
December AN Call for Papers deadline

August 15
AAA Photo Contest deadline


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