Carly Elzner, San Antonio Museum of Art

This internship allowed me to explore the relationship between the San Antonio Museum of Art and its community. On one hand, the public is the museum’s most import support system as it dictates its agenda and acquisitions. In this sense, museums demonstrate democratic efforts. On the other, the museum is an institution historically rooted in […]

Zac Selden, Texas Historical Commission – Archaeology Division

I conducted an internship with the Texas Historical Commission (THC) located in Austin. This state agency’s mission is to preserve historic and cultural resources for the benefit of current and future generations. Though there is a large scope of projects and specialties within the THC, my internship focused on only two of these. The first […]

Laura Mawdsley, Catholic Charities Immigration Legal Services

I chose Catholic Charities, Immigration Legal Services for my internship experience. The basis of Catholic Charities Immigrant Services is to unite families. This goal is based on the United States Bishops’ position on immigration and interest to give legal status to all undocumented immigrants and allow the free movement of migrant workers. The Catholic Church […]