Class of 2017

Patricia Norman
Hometown: Las Cruces, NM
B.A and B.S New Mexico State University; majors in Anthropology, Geology
M.A. West Chester University of PA; Holocaust and Genocide Studies
Experience: Farmers' Museum, Winterthur Museum, Garden and Library, National Baseball Hall of Fame

Emily Pfeil
Hometown: Adams, NY
B.A. University at Albany; major in Communications, minors in Art History, Business
Experience: Cayuga Nature Center, Museum of the Earth, University Art Museum at UAlbany, New York State Museum

Elizabeth Remy
Hometown: Hamden, CT
B.A. Roger Williams University; major in Art/Architectural History
Experience: Nantucket Historical Association, New Haven Museum

Anna Romskog
Hometown: Mukwanago, WI
B.A. Augsburg College; major in History
Experience: National Trust for Historic Preservation, American Swedish Institute, Historyapolis Project

Christine Scales
Hometown: Rockford, MI
B.A. Michigan State University; major in Professional Writing, minor in Anthropology
Experience: Behold! New Lebanon, Cooperstown Elementary School, Farmers' Museum, Cleveland Museum of Art, Grand Rapids Public Museum, MSU Museum, Great Lakes Science Center, Isthmia Archaeological Site

Jessica Scalise
Hometown: Schuyler, NY
A.A.S. SUNY Delhi; major in Veterinary Science Technology
B.A. SUNY Oneonta; major in Anthropology
Experience: Science Museum of Virginia

Leanne Schmadtke
Hometown: West Islip, NY
B.A. Hartwick College; majors in Anthropology, Art History
Experience: The Museum at Bethel Woods, Yager Museum of Art & Culture, Hanford Mills Museum, Otsego County Conservation Association

Averie Shaughnessy-Comfort
Hometown: Monroeville, PA
B.A. Saint Vincent College; major in English
Experience: Berkshire Museum, Otsego Land Trust

Geoffrey Starks
Hometown: Binghamton, NY
B.A. New York University; major in History
Experience: Jimmy Carter Presidential Library and Museum, Theater company in Binghamton, College Committee at the Rubin Museum of Art

Samantha Strzepek
Hometown: Rome, NY
B.A. Elmira College; major in International Studies, minors in American Studies, History
Experience: Lake Placid Olympic Museum, Rome Historical Society, Elmira Vietnam Veterans Museum

Joshua Taylor
Hometown: East Lyme, CT
B.A. Elmira College; major in History, minor in Classical Studies
Experience: Connecticut River Museum, USS Nautilus Museum, Chemung Valley County Museum

Peyton Tracy
Hometown: Renton, WA
B.A. Willamette University; major in History
Experience: National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, Willamette Heritage Center, Renton History Museum

Sara Umland
Hometown: Windsor, CO
B.A. Doane College; majors in History, English
Experience: The Valentine, Homestead National Monument, Town of Windsor Art and Heritage Center

John Varley
Hometown: Glenmoore, PA
B.A. Gettysburg College; major in History
Experience: Underground Railroad History Project of the Capital Region, Hanford Mills Museum, Chester County Historical Society, Wharton Esherick Museum, Delaware History Museum

Kaitlin Webber
Hometown: Cazenovia, NY
B.A. Bates College; major in Anthropology
Experience: Behold! New Lebanon, Maine Humanities Council, Swan’s Island Historical Society, Island Institute AmeriCorps Fellow, Freeport Historical Society, Bates College Theater

Emily Welch
Hometown: Elkhorn, WI
B.A. Butler University; majors in History and Anthropology
Experience: Indiana Medical History Museum, Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art, Indiana State Museum

 

 

Kaitlin Armocida
Hometown: Akron, OH
B.A. Ohio University; major in Art History
B.A. The Ohio State University; major in Anthropology, minor in English
Experience: Smithsonian’s National Zoo, Ohio University School of Art, Ohio Arts Council, Ohio Arts Council’s Riffe Gallery

Karissa Carlson
Hometown: Rochelle, IL
B.A. Northern Illinois University; major in History
Experience: Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art, The Pick Museum of Anthropology, Naper Settlement, Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center, Winnetka Historical Society, Kohl Children’s Museum, The Field Museum of Natural History

Hillary Corwin
Hometown: St. Louis, MO
B.A. Truman State University; major in History, minor in Art History
Experience: The Lower East Side Tenement Museum, Harry S. Truman Library and Museum, Missouri State Judicial Archives

Brandon Emerson
Hometown: Moses Lake, WA
B.A. Whitworth University; major in History
Experience: Old Sturbridge Village, Spokane Public Library, Whitworth University Harriet Cheney Cowles Memorial Library

Julia Fell
Hometown: Suffern, NY
B.A. SUNY New Paltz; major in Theater Arts
Experience: Dyckman Farmhouse Museum, Suffern Free Library, Suffern Village Museum, Art & Design Studio of Rockland, Historic Hugenot Street, Rockland Community College Library

Mikaela Fundaun
Hometown: Deadwood, SD
B.A. University of Wyoming; major in Anthropology
Experience: The Museum of the Earth, Adams Museum & House Inc., Deadwood History Inc., Otsego 2000

Peter Glogovsky
Hometown: Kempton, PA
B.A. Franklin and Marshall College; majors in Art History, Anthropology
Experience: National Building Museum, Lancaster Historical Society, Allentown Art Museum, Albany Township Historical Society, Montpelier Archaeology Field School

Leigh Graham
Hometown: Ossining, NY
B.A. Siena College; majors in Art History, History
Experience: National Museum of the Marine Corps, Fenimore Art Museum, Farmers’ Museum, Great Camp Sagamore, Munson Williams Proctor Arts Institute, Hyde Hall Inc.

Julie Hartman
Hometown: Long Island, NY
B.A. Kenyon College; major in American Studies
Experience: Dyckman Farmhouse Museum, The Museum at Eldridge Street, Greenslade Special Collections & Archive at Kenyon College, The Whaling Museum and Education Center of Cold Spring Harbor, the Anne Frank Center USA

Sarah Hoffschwelle
Hometown: Fort Worth, TX
B.A. Texas A&M University; major in English
Experience: Montshire Museum of Science, Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History, Fort Worth Museum of Science and History, Forsyth and Stark Galleries of Texas A&M, Fenimore Art Museum

Melissa Kiewiet
Hometown: Lenoir City, TN
B.A. Maryville College; major in History
Experience: The Glimmerglass Festival, Maryville College Archives

Andrew Lang
Hometown: Troy, NY
B.A. Siena College; majors in History and American Studies
Experience: The Museum at Bethel Woods, Albany Institute of History and Art, Albany County Historical Association, Rensselaer County Historical Society, Underground Railroad History Project of the Capital Region

Greer Luce
Hometown: Milford, NJ
B.A. Gettysburg College; major in History
Experience: Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, Visiting Nurse Association of Northern New Jersey, Morven Museum and Garden, American Irish Historical Society

Cassidy Mickelson
Hometown: Tomahawk, WI
B.A. St. Norbert College; major in History
Experience: Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, London Canal Museum, De Pere Historical Society, Tallac Historic Site, Wells Fargo History Museum

Luke Murphy
Hometown: Glenville, NY
A.A. SUNY Schenectady County Community College; major in Liberal Arts: Humanities and Social Sciences
B.S. SUNY College at Oneonta; major in History
Experience: Marine Museum at Fall River, Cooperstown Elementary School, Greater Oneonta Historical Society, Iroquois Indian Museum

 

Class of 2018

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Caitlin Ogden
Hometown: Palm Harbor, FL
B.A. Binghamton University; major in Medieval Studies
B.A. Elmira College; major in History
Experience: The Clearwater Marine Aquarium, The Mark Twain Museum, The National Soaring Museum

Sarah Phillips
Hometown: Danville, PA
B.A. University of Pennsylvania; major in History
M.A. University of Toronto; History
Experience: Bloomsburg Children’s Museum, Slifer House Museum

Sam Pike
Hometown: York, ME
B.A. Rochester Institute of Technology; major in Museum Studies
Experience: Rochester Museum and Science Center, Genesee County Village and Museum, The Thaxter Museum

Page Plocic
Hometown: Long Valley, NJ
B.A. Ithaca College; major in Anthropology
Experience: The Paleontological Research Institution

Emily Reinl
Hometown: Mechanicsburg, PA
B.A. Juniata College; majors in History and Museum Studies
Experience: Landis Valley Village and Farm Museum, Juniata College Museum of Art, Cumberland County Historical Society, Pennsylvania House of Representatives Archives, Fenimore Museum

Erin Russell
Hometown: St. Louis, MO
B.A. Duke University; majors in History and French Studies
Experience: Faust Park, Missouri History Museum

Christian Stegall
Hometown: Atlanta, GA
B.A. Morehouse College; major in History
Experience: Atlanta History Center, National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum

Alexa Wichowsky
Hometown: West Winfield, NY
B.A., B.S. Hartwick College; majors in History and Anthropology
Experience: National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, Yager Museum of Art & Culture, Oneida County Historical Society

Conner Wolfe
Hometown: Middleport, NY
A.S. Genesee Community College, SUNY; major in Liberal Arts and Science: General Studies
B.A. The College at Brockport, SUNY; majors in History and Adolescent Education
Experience: Buffalo Niagara Heritage Village, Brockport Student Government, Brockport Central School District, Cobblestone Society Museum, Lee-Whedon Memorial Library, Brockport History Forum

Michael Barone
Hometown: Silver Creek, NY
B.A. Canisius College; majors in Anthropology and Art History, minors in Classics and History
Experience: Buffalo History Museum

Amanda Belli
Hometown: Salinas, CA
B.A. Humboldt State University; major in Art History, minors in History, Art
Experience: Monterey County Youth Museum, Morris Graves Museum, Monterey Museum of Art

Amanda Berman
Hometown: Canton, MA
B.A. Hamilton College; major in History
Experience: The 1890 House Museum, Phillips Library at the Peabody Essex Museum, Adams National Historical Park, Nichols House Museum

Brielle Cameron
Hometown: Lambetville, NJ
B.A. University of Rhode Island; majors in Anthropology and History
Experience: The New Jersey State Police Museum, The Delaware and Raritian Canal State Park

James Connally
Hometown: Charlottesville, VA
B.A. University of Virginia; major in History
Experience: Historic Home of James Monroe, Garth’s Auction

Allison Costantino
Hometown: North Babylon, NY
B.A. Heidelberg University; majors in History and Religion

Rosa Gallagher
Hometown: Oak Lawn, IL
B.A. DePaul University; majors in History and German
Experience: Chicago History Museum

Emma Glaser
Hometown: Takoma Park, MD
B.A. Smith College; majors in History and Classics
Experience: Tifereth Israel Congregation, Jewish Museum of Maryland, National Museum of American Jewish History

Lou Marchionda
Hometown: Dundee, NY
B.A. Elmira College; major in History and Classical Studies
Experience: Historic 1897 Firehouse Museum, Dundee Area Historical Society & Board, Chemung County Historical Society

Melissa Nunez
Hometown: Long Island, NY
B.A. St. Joseph’s College; major in English
Experience: National Parks Service: Fire Island National Seashore, Fire Island Lighthouse Preservation Society