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The Mountain Heritage Center is proud to employ student workers; we employ graduate students, work study students, student interns, and student volunteers. Our goal is to help students advance their experience by working in a 'real world' environment.     

Furthermore, an objective for the Mountain Heritage Center is to help students at work on projects that pertain to their field of study. We also take pride in treating each and every student worker as a fully fledged team member in our workplace. We are pleased to offer opportunities for students regardless of major. 

Here at the Mountain Heritage Center you can experience the majesty of Mountain History coming alive in front of you.The past collides with the present and as student employee you can become part of something bigger then yourself, so come join our team!    

 

Graduate Students

MHC grad students at work

(from left) Katie Bell, Emily Baker, and Dustin Norris

Assist with a variety of museum related tasks that could include general office work; artifact description, handling, and cleaning; school program support; graphic design; light construction; interior design; must possess good attention to detail and ability to work alone; good reading and writing skill; interest in historical research, along with the additional responsibilities. Many duties and projects will be handled as part of small groups including other students and staff members. 

 


Interns 

Molly Anderson

Scott Upton

Assist with a variety of museum related tasks that could include general office work; artifact description, handling, and cleaning; school program support; graphic design; light construction; interior design. Must possess good attention to detail and ability to work alone; good reading and writing skills; interest in historical research. 


Work Study

MHC Curatorial Assistant

Assist with a variety of museum related tasks that could include general office work; artifact description, handling, and cleaning; school program support; graphic design; light construction; interior design. Must possess good attention to detail and ability to work alone; good reading and writing skill; interest in historical research.

Cassie Bumgarner

Will Osborne

Bucky Richardson

Paige Tester

 

MHC Receptionsist

General office work, answer telephone, filing, copier, computer, fax, scanner. Greet visitors and provide information as needed. Handle sales from the museum store. Keep information booth up to date in the MHC gallery.

Dianna Almond

Victoria Woods

 

MHC Website Content Manager

Upload multi-media content to a content management system for DigitalHeritage.org and other assoicated MHC websites; convert digital media to appropriate size and file format for web delivery; tag and enter media data for new content; use other technologies (i.e. Web 2.0, social networking) as needed.

Anthony Benavente

 


Volunteers

The Mountain Heritage Center is glad to host students for Service Learning opportunities. Tasks and roles can depend on the number of hours needed and/or the interests of the volunteer.

 

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