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  • A Whaler's Life for Me: Interning at the New Bedford Whaling Museum

    Sarah Hartshorn Hilton, Class of 2016, spent the summer of 2013 as an Education Intern at the New Bedford Whaling Museum, supported by a Caroline Edwards Fellowship in the Wheaton Fellows Program. Sarah became interested in working in a museum through her experience as a student conservator on the work-study team for the Permanent Collection. […] More »
  • Multi-tasking at a Living History Museum

    Molly Cardoza, Class of 2014, spent the summer as a 2012 Material Culture and Collections Management Intern at Plimoth Plantation in Plymouth, MA, an opportunity supported by a grant from the Wheaton Fellows Program. More »
  • A Taste of Versailles, Part II

    During her summer internship at Museum Textiles Services (MTS) in Andover, MA, Gabby Ferreira, Class of 2012 helped conserve an 18th century French Robe à l’Anglaise (34.085) believed to have been owned by the Duchess du Choiseul. More »
  • A Taste of Versailles, Part I

    Thanks to an Adams Fellowship, Gabby Ferreira, Class of 2012, spent her post-graduation summer interning with Museum Textile Services in Andover, MA. More »