WEDNESDAY, November 20
2:00 to 3:45 PM. ENGAGING PUBLICS BEYOND the ACADEMY: PROBLEMATIZING COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT THROUGH THE STUDY OF RACE AND HIPHOP. Jericha Russell and Melissa D Hargrove
4:00 to 5:45 PM. ANTHROPOLOGISTS ON the JOB MARKET: HOW DEPARTMENTS AND JOB-SEEKERS CAN RESPOND to the EMPLOYMENT CRISIS. Karen Kelsky, Sarah Kendzior, Darcy L Hannibal, Kimberly Danelle Kirner, Lauren Miller Griffith and Carla D Martin
5:00 to 7:00 PM. CAPA/NAPA LPO Social, Chicago Curry House, 899 S Plymouth Ct. (Click link for full details)
THURSDAY, November 21
8:00 to 9:45 AM: NAPA Session. DESIGN AND MATERIAL PRACTICES. Smiljana Antonijevic and Laura Forlano
8 to 10 AM. NAPA Workshop On the Design Process: Design Thinking, Tools, and Methods. Christine Z Miller.
10:15 AM to noon. NAPA Session: INCLUSIVE DISCUSSIONS: INCORPORATING DIVERSE PERSPECTIVES INTO ORGANIZATIONAL RESEARCH AND PRACTICE. Jennifer P Long and Melissa Fellin
FRIDAY, November 22
8:00 to 10:000 AM. NAPA Workshop On Effective Negotiating for Anthropologists. Karen Kelsky
SATURDAY, November 23
8:00 to 9:45 AM. NAPA Session: APPLYING ANTHROPOLOGICAL METHODS: A LOOK AT CURRENT DIRECTIONS IN RESEARCH. Alicia Ebbitt McGill and Alicia Ebbitt McGill
12:15 to 1:30 pm. NAPA NETWORKING EVENT: CONNECTING CONNECTIONS IN CAREER PRACTICE AREAS. Sabrina Nichelle Scott. Hilton Chicago, Salon A-5.
Build your network while helping others! Connect with anthropologists who may work for federal, state, and local government agencies, non-profits, private industry, academia, and who are independent consultants. Help others connect and make connections in career practice areas through interesting conversations and exchanging information with students, new, mid-career, and senior professionals. Light refreshments will be served.