News from Our Public History Program (6 Sept 2016)

Public History majors who completed internships during the summer ’16 semester include Sierra Trowbridge, who was the first placement our Program has had at Ball State’s David Owsley Museum of Art. Sierra has served as a docent (volunteer gallery guide) at the Museum for the past two years, which led to Tania Said, Director of Education, and Cathy … Read more

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News from Our Public History Program (31 August 2015)

Five of our Public History majors interned during the summer semester.  Meghann Waddle and Shelbi Long both were based at the Indiana Department of Natural Resources Division of Historic Preservation and Archaeology under the supervision of PHP alumna Jeannie Regan-Dinius (BA, ‘93), the Director of Special Initiatives.  This is the fifth summer in a row … Read more

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Department of History Student Interns with Ball State University Archives

An undergraduate student studying within the Department of History, I accepted an internship position with the Drawings + Documents Archive at Ball State University late last spring. My term as an intern, now in its second half, will last through the greater portion of the fall semester during the upcoming 2015-2016 school year. The archive is located within … Read more

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Careers in History Symposium

“What careers are open to me if I want to be an historian?” The IUPUI History Department is sponsoring an event to answer that question.  For more information visit the National Council on Public History webpage.  If you are interested in attending talk to Dr. Michael Doyle because transportation is being provided.  You can preregister … Read more

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News from Our Public History Program Spring and Summer 2014

Two of our Public History majors completed internships during the spring semester.  Andrew Luce interned at the Harry S. Truman Presidential Library and Museum in Independence, Missouri. The highlight involved his researching and helping fabricate the exhibition Spies, Lies and Paranoia: Americans in Fear, which interpreted Cold War-era spycraft and anti-Communist witch hunts. Andrew was even pictured … Read more

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