Current student William Roulette has been hired as a tour guide on the Battleship New Jersey. https://www.battleshipnewjersey.org/
Congratulations to Mandi Magnuson-Hung who completed her public history MA degree in December and has been hired as a museum assistant at the Wells Fargo Museum in Philadelphia. https://www.wellsfargohistory.com/museums/philadelphia/
Graduate students in the spring semester 2013 Historic Interpretation Seminar are blogging about their research on the Cooper Street Historic District. https://cooperstreet.wordpress.com/
They’ll be leading some tours for the Public History Community Forum and we’ll let you know about the times and dates so you can join them.
Shannon Keller & Melissa Wesson will participate in a panel “Using Digital History in the Classroom and Community,” at the Oral History in the Mid-Atlantic Region (OHMAR) and the Society for History in the Federal Government conference at the National Archives II in College Park, MD, April 4-5, 2013. They will co-present with Dr. Maria Gonzalez, who taught their advanced public history seminar in fall 2012.
Shawn McGhee, who will receive his MA in American History has been accepted into the Ph.D. program at Temple University. We wish him all the best.