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MA Student Internship in Savannah

Aaron Hollis, a Public History MA student, speaks about his summer internship. 

Student interprets historical textiles at Colonial Williamsburg

Kara Gordon, second-year Public History MA, has always found historic textiles to bring more meaning and authenticity to history.

Nerissa Akskamit improving German language skills at Goeth-Institut

PhD student Nerissa Aksamit has spent this summer at the Goethe-Institut in Hamburg studying the German language. This experience was funded through a scholarship from Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD). Nerissa was granted a DAAD scholarship last summer as well, but had to turn it down to participate in the Global Humanitarian Research Academy at the University of Exeter and International Committee of the Red Cross in Geneva.