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Anthropology majors at HWS have interned with prominent organizations from across the country, including:
  • American Jewish Committee
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters
  • Boston Design Center
  • Center for American Progress
  • Congressman Brian Higgins
  • District Attorney’s Office
  • Eye to Eye National
  • Family Counseling Service of the Finger Lakes
  • Fidelity Investments Brokerage
  • Finger Lakes Health
  • Fund for Education Abroad
  • Geneva Police Department
  • Girl Scout Council of the Nation’s Capital
  • Guggenheim Museum
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • IgnitionOne
  • Lancaster Cultural Museum
  • Legal Assistance of the Finger Lakes
  • Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.
  • National Women’s Hall of Fame
  • New York City Board of Education
  • Nova Group
  • Paramount Pictures
  • Petrified Forest National Park
  • Sen. Edward Kennedy’s Office
  • Shelburne Museum
  • Underground Railroad History Project (URHPCR)
  • U.S. Dept. of Agriculture
  • Zoomari Films


Many of our Anthropology and Sociology graduates have gone on to work in politics, government, journalism, nonprofit organizations and education. Our graduates have gone on to work for the following companies after graduation:
  • American Museum in Britain
  • Buffalo Bills
  • Eastman Kodak Company
  • Houghton Mifflin Publishers
  • IBM
  • Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
  • Microsoft
  • The Museum of Modern Art
  • New York Magazine
  • World Health Organization
  • Yale University

Graduate School

HWS graduates go on to graduate school in anthropology and sociology, while others go on to earn business and law degrees.
  • Boston College of Social Work
  • Case Western University School of Law
  • Columbia University
  • Pace University Law School
  • Rutgers University
  • Simmons College
  • Syracuse University
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • University of Utah Law School