Category Archives: Archaeology

Amelia Dall, Museo de las Americas

My name is Amelia Dall, and I’m a current second year graduate student with the Anthropology Department. Last summer I interned at Museo de las Americas (Latin America Museum) in Denver, Colorado. I had the opportunity to assist all staff in their departments: Education, Public Relations, Grant Writing, and Collections. In the second week of […]

Connor Laszewski, Prehistory Research Project

Connor Laszewski Internship at Prehistory Research Project Introduction: During the Summer of 2018, I interned at the Prehistory Research Project at Texas State University. The focus of my internship was the analysis of the Native American projectile points known as dart points. These dart points were provided by collector J.D. Zeptner, who obtained them in […]

Annette , San Antonio Missions National Historical Park

During the summer of 2018, I held an internship position at the San Antonio Missions National Historical Park. The National Parks Service is an agency of the federal government that preserves and protects national parks integrity for future generations. The NPS manages four missions in San Antonio: Concepción, San José, San Juan, and Espada. My […]

Haley Wilkerson, Texas Historical Commission

Internship at the Texas Historical Commission: My Experience Diving into the Marine Archeology Program Haley Wilkerson Introduction In the Spring of 2018, I was an intern for the Texas Historical Commission’s (THC) Marine Archeology Program under the direction of Amy Borgens, State Marine Archeologist, and Sarah Linden, Marine Archeologist and Diving Safety Officer for […]

Robert Swift, Center for Archaeological Studies

‘Internship at the Center for Archaeological Studies: The Curatorial Process and the Martyrdom of St. Boko Robert J. Swift Introduction: I completed an internship at Texas State University’s (TSU) Center for Archaeological Studies (CAS) during the Spring 2018 semester. In this paper I outline the mission of CAS, discuss the curatorial tasks I performed […]