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Arctic Studies Center Annual Newsletter

LOCATION: National Museum of Natural History (10th & Constitution Ave. NW) or available as a virtual appointment

DEPARTMENT: Anthropology

DESCRIPTION: Since 1993, the Arctic Studies Center (ASC) has produced an annual newsletter for donors, supporters and colleagues.  The newsletter focuses on the Center’ research initiatives, fieldwork, exhibits and publications and is distributed to approx. 1,500 subscribers as well as posted on the ASC website. The intern will assist in the production of upcoming newsletters as well as lead an effort to produce a comprehensive index of all past editions. This is an ideal project for someone with superior writing/editing skills and an interest in archives development or scientific history. Website

QUALIFICATIONS: Interest in circumpolar studies; proven writing/editing skills and experience in desktop publishing preferred.

LEARNING OBJECTIVESImprove writing and editing skills; learn more about anthropological research; gain experience in newsletter production.

TIMETABLE: Indefinite


HOW TO APPLY: Applicants should submit a letter of interest describing how they see the internship fitting into their professional development, a CV or resume, and dates of availability to the project contact.



William Fitzhugh