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Practicing and applied anthropologists are invited to learn about new and emerging
careers at the 2013 NAPA/AAA Careers Expo.
The Careers Expo 2013 offers a broad range of career possibilities for both anthropology students and
new professionals at this year's AAA Annual Meeting in Chicago. The Careers Expo chaired by Cathleen Crain features employer exhibitors
in an array of fields and is scheduled to take place this Friday, November 22. Read more
The NAPA Mentor Committee posted a set of FAQs that will offer students and new professionals
more personalized mentoring services.
Chaired by Niel Tashima, the NAPA Mentor Committee developed FAQs that focus on areas of interest that can lead to more
tailored responses and a NAPA Mentor Match opportunity. They are also a practical resource for faculty because they provide a window into the rich
opportunities for careers based on anthropological training. Read more
Linkedin Discussion profiles LTG Managing Partner Niel Tashima, past president of NAPA 1996-1998.
Niel's work with the National Association for the Practice of Anthropology goes back to 1988 when he helped develop ethical
guidelines for the field. He is current Chair of the NAPA Mentor Committee dedicated to guiding emerging anthropologists toward professional career opportunities. Read more
LTG Associates teamed up with the Interfaith Center of New York to evaluate interfaith activities in NYC.
LTG provided evaluation services to the Interfaith Center of New York to assess the effects of their "Catholic-Muslim Dialogue
and Partnership" program. The program demonstrates how social service can offer a good opportunity for interfaith collaboration. Read more
LTG congratulates the Master of Applied Anthropology program at University of Maryland for its top ranking.
The World Ranking Guide lists the University of Maryland M.A.A. program as a Top School. LTG offers its supports with a long
history of hiring graduates and interns from the program. Managing partners Cathleen Crain and Niel Tashima have shared their expertise as adjunct professors
for ten years.
LTG founding partners and staff contribute four chapters in the March release of a new book about Practicing Anthropology.
LTG partners Cathleen Crain and Niel Tashima wrote three chapters and LTG Research Associate Terry Redding authored one in "A Handbook of Practicing
Anthropology," edited by Riall W. Nolan. The book is a complete guide to the career of Practicing Anthropology from job training to career management. "Practice" refers to
anthropology done largely outside the university by non-academic anthropologists. This handbook provides accounts from practitioners in various sectors, and detailed case studies
dealing with ethics, the integration of medical and social data, and job preparation. Cathleen and Niel delve into their experience at LTG in a chapter titled, "An Anthropologically
Based Consulting Firm." Read full story
Anthropology News highlights LTG's strengths as National Program Office for the RWJF Strengthening What Works initiative.
"Preventing Intimate Partner Violence in Immigrant and Refugee Communities" chronicles LTG's anthropological approach to accomplishing
the goals of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation SWW initiative focused on the evaluation of community-based organizations' interventions for IPV prevention in immigrant
and refugee communities. Read full story
AWS in San Francisco teams up with LTG.
LTG is helping the Asian Women's Shelter (AWS) evaluate its signature Multi-Lingual Access Model Program. The program allows AWS to meet
the needs of limited-English proficient survivors of intimate partner violence in linguistically appropriate ways.
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