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SAAHP promotes student internships, and they are required as part of the Master of Architecture World Cities, Art and Architectural History and Historic Preservation programs.

Architecture

Students undertake local and regional internships most often during summers. Some recent internship placements include:

  • Sasaki Associates, Watertown, Mass.
  • HOK, Washington D.C.
  • Lerner Ladds & Bartels, Providence, R.I.
  • Newport Collaborative Architects, Newport, R.I.
  • Kite Architects, Providence, R.I.
  • Urban Design Group, Bristol, R.I.
  • Vision III Architects, Providence, R.I.

All students participating in the Graduate Study Abroad in the Global Partners Program are guaranteed internships for credit in leading firms abroad. Internships have been provided in the following firms since the program was founded in Fall 2010:

  • Blinder Janches y Asociados, Buenos Aires
  • Baudizzone-Lestard y Asociados, Buenos Aires
  •  Clusellas O’Connor, Buenos Aires
  •  Rivarola Trosman Norton [RTN], Buenos Aires
  • NE3 Arquitectos, Buenos Aires
  • Ferrari Frangella Arquitectos, Buenos Aires
  • ESTUDIO AISENSON Y ASOCIADOS, Buenos Aires
  • Gensler, Shanghai

Art and Architectural History

Institutions that have offered internships to AAH students and graduates in recent years include:

  • The Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Mass.
  • The Children’s Museum, Providence, R.I.
  • The Cloisters, N.Y.
  • Museum of Modern Art, N.Y.
  • Mystic Seaport, Conn.
  • National Museum of Illustration, Newport, R.I.
  • Newport Restoration Foundation, Newport, R.I.
  • The Peabody-Essex Museum, Salem, Mass.
  • The RISD Museum, Providence, R.I.
  • United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Washington, D.C.

Historic Preservation

Institutions that have offered internships to AAH students and graduates in recent years include:

  • Albert Michaels Conservation, Inc., Harrisburg, Pa.
  • Adirondack Architectural Heritage, Keeseville, N.Y.
  • Frank Lloyd Wright Preservation Trust, Chicago, Ill.
  • Harpers Ferry, National Park Service, Harpers Ferry, W.Va.
  • Higgins Armory and Museum, Worcester, Mass.
  • Historic Charleston Foundation, Charleston, S.C.
  • The Hopi Foundation, Kykotsmovi, Ariz.
  • Lyndhurst, National Trust for Historic Preservation, Tarrytown, N.Y.
  • Preservation Action, Washington, D.C.
  • Preservation Massachusetts, Boston, Mass.
  • Providence Planning Department, Providence, R.I.
  • Strawbery Banke Museum, Portsmouth, N.H.

Visual Arts Studies

Institutions that have offered internships to AAH students and graduates in recent years include:

  • Trinity Repertory Theater, Providence, R.I.
  • The Bristol Workshops in Photography, Ltd., Bristol, R.I.
  • National Illustration Museum, Newport, R.I.
  • Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Mass.