Internships-Grad School

Internships: Public History and History students at Mercyhurst continually take advantage of the excellent internship opportunities available through our department that provide invaluable “real world” experience for students. Among other locations, students have served their internships at the following locations:

• Gettysburg, Fredericksburg, Antietam National Battlefields
• Plimoth Plantation
• Fort Stanwix National Historic Site
• National Holocaust Memorial Museum
• Mount Vernon Estate and Gardens
• U.S. Brig Niagara and Maritime Museum
• Rivers of Steel National Heritage Area
• Eisenhower National Historic Site in Gettysburg
• Preservation Erie

Graduate school: Institutions that have welcomed recent graduates from our program include:

• Yale University
• University College of London
• University of North Carolina, Greensboro
• University of West Florida
• University of Pittsburgh
• George Washington University
• Carnegie Mellon University
• State University of New York, Albany
• Cleveland State University Law School
• Widener University School of Law
• University of the Arts
• West Virginia University
• Duquesne University

• University of New Mexico

Click here to listen to Associate Director of Career Development, Frank Rizzone's Podcast featuring three interns and their amazing experience.


Civil War photo exhibit
Photographs of the American Civil War

Dates: Jun 12-Aug 1, 2014

Location: Cummings Gallery

Cummings Gallery
Art Faculty Show

Dates: Aug 21-Sep 28, 2014

Location: Cummings Gallery

William Close and The Earth Harp Collective
William Close and The Earth Harp Collective

Dates: Sep 5

Location: Mary D'Angelo Performing Arts Center