Student and Alumni Highlights

Lisa Butler, current History MA student, has been selected as a virtual intern for the National Park Service working with a project titled "The Rashomon Effect-What is a Plantation?"

Patricia Dawson, current History MA student, interned at the National Air and Space Museum in Washington, D.C.

Kelly Herold, current History MA student, serves as the Executive Director of the Buffalo County Historical Society in Wisconsin.

Kassie Nelson, History MA alumna, formerly held a position at the Sarpy County Museum as their Membership and Marketing Coordinator and continues to volunteer at the museum. She now runs the research service Across the Rolling Prairie.

Steven LaBarre, current History MA student, worked with The Henry Ford to create a special interpretative exhibit for their attraction, Civil War Remembrance at Greenfield Village.

Jay Mastrud, History MA alumnus, participated in a summer internship program with the Minnesota Historical Society, which included helping in preparations for the 2014 AASLH Annual Meeting in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Courtney Mitchell, History MA alumna, works for the Surf Ballroom in Clear Lake, Iowa.

Emily Nelson, current History MA student, works as an Interpretation Ranger at Glacier National Park.