Anthropology has several recognized subdisciplines and each have their own professional association. The American Anthropological Association (AAA) is the primary professional association of academic anthropologists and students, and members work in the public, private, and non-governmental sectors. These professional organizations host annual meetings for anthropologists to present their research; they also publish peer-reviewed academic  journals. All of these organizations offer student memberships at discounted rates. Please note these are just a few professional organizations listed:

There are also many local/regional organizations and associations that may be of interest, these are just a few:

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