Katelyn Flowers, Bexar County Medical Examiners Office

The Bexar County Medical Examiner’s Office is located in the UT Health Science Center in the Bexar County Forensic Science Center in San Antonio, Texas. This facility is accredited by the National Association of Medical Examiners and the American Board of Forensic Toxicology. At orientation, the internship requirements were discussed by Investigator Ryan. We would […]

Amy Gilbert, San Antonio Museum of Art

For the fall semester of 2009, I interned under Nancy Fullerton, Assistant Curator of Latin American Art. My intent was to learn as much as I could about museum curation. I really didn’t know much about the duties of a curator other than they dealt with new acquisitions and oversaw exhibit production. In reality there […]

Bonnie Lehmann, Harry Ransom Center

As I began my search for an internship, I was searching for a place to work that was either a museum or a library and I was not expecting to find a facility that housed both. In 1957, Harry Ransom established the Humanities Research Center and started to gather rare books and manuscripts for the […]

Alana Torres, International Hospitality Council of Austin

I chose to intern at the International Hospitality Council of Austin to further my goal of working as a Foreign Service Officer with the State Department. The International Hospitality Council of Austin (IHCA) is a non-profit charitable and educational corporation founded in 1960 under the auspices of Joe Neal. Joe Neal served as director of […]