Our Teams

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Working with SASA opens up more opportunities for me to learn about new things. For example, learning an interesting fact about the ancient world or designing the SASA website with WIX. My experience is made better with the support of everyone on the SASA team.

Sarah Aina Shamsul Azhar - Communications Intern

All of our staff and interns are students and/or early career scholars/professionals who volunteer their time to bring SASA projects and content to you!

WHAT WE DO

COMMUNICATIONS  

  • Designed SASA branding and website

  • Create SASA Oracle and mass emails

  • Design social media posts, in collaboration with the social media campaign team

  • Brainstorm and research about social media strategies to reach wider audiences

RESEARCH

  • Research and gather evidence of The Downward Trend in Ancient Studies 

  • Create a white paper about the state of Ancient Studies 

  • Research and gather evidence of the negative views about Ancient Studies 

  • Create material about the importance of Ancient Studies 

FUNDRAISING

  • Grant writing and research

  • Fundraising campaigns, crowdfunding

  • Nonprofit organizational development

  • Nonprofit administration

VIRTUAL CONFERENCE

  • ​Schedule, organize, and develop virtual conference

  • find potential speakers and participants

 

Learn more about SASA’s virtual conference: Opening the Ancient World, here.

ACCESS

  •  Provide greater ease of access for Ancient Studies information

  • compiling and developing a platform listing online resources in all Ancient Studies fields

  • research to discover, evaluate, and categorize Ancient Studies websites

INSPIRE CAMPAIGN

  • Conduct research on a variety of ancient world subjects to create content for the year long social media campaign

  • Write, record, film and edit social media content

  • Find reliable sources (such as articles, podcasts, videos) about the ancient world to accompany the social media content

  • Design social media posts in collaboration with the communications team

Outreach

  • First point of contact for SASA community

  • Initiate and develop partnerships with others with similar goals and manage Port Ancient: a hub for Ancient Studies

  • Pave the way for SASA to become present at events and begin conversations about SASA resources

  • Drive SASA's growth by involving educators in elementary and secondary schools and providing materials and tools to increase interest in Ancient Studies.

Archeogaming

  • SASA's newest project! 

  • Helping promote Ancient Studies in schools through the creation of specially crafted Archaeogaming modules.

  • Collaborating with archaeogamers to script short videos, draft module outlines, and write lesson plans. 

  • Researching and writing supplementary information packs for teachers. 

  • Research and write grants to raise funding.

  • Contacting teachers and archaeogamers to help grow the project and spark increased interest in SASA and Ancient Studies.

WHAT WE OFFER

  • 1-on-1 mentorship programme to support our interns

  • Work experience - great for anyone interested in working within the ancient world or with nonprofit

  • Receive college credit for SASA Internships 

WE ARE CURRENTLY LOOKING FOR INTERNS AND VOLUNTEERS WITH:

FIND OUT MORE

  • Professional communications experience, including social media, mass email, website, and video production

  • Event Coordination

  • Research & Writing

  • Grant Writing & Crowdfunding

  • Nonprofit Administration

  • Creative Writing

  • Ancient Studies knowledge

To get more information about current internship positions and volunteer opportunities, click on this button below.