Internship Opportunities

Internship Opportunities

Below is a partial list of internship sites hosting students from the Department of History at Bloomsburg University, with an indication of typical duties.

  • Bloomsburg Public Library: Research and analysis of local history records and genealogical materials, records administration, library operations
  • Bloomsburg University Multicultural Center: Research, development of educational programming 
  • Bloomsburg University Office of Admissions:  Recruitment, public relations, records administration
  • Brotherston/PXI, Richboro: Research and writing concerning patent law and industrial history
  • CEMA Distribution, Hackensack, NJ: writing for sales promotion and marketing, public relations (firm distributes products for the recording industry)
  • Civil War Library and Museum, Philadelphia: Research, exhibition preparation, writing, curatorial and administrative duties
  • College Bound, Newton Square: Tutorial services and education, for a diverse high school age clientele
  • Columbia County Historical Society, Bloomsburg: Research, writing, records administration, database creation
  • Eckley Miners' Village, Eckley: Research, writing, tourism, museum operations.
  • Eisenhower National Historic Site, Gettysburg: Tourism, research, preparation of educational materials, National Park Service operations
  • Evans Law Office, Bloomsburg: Legal research, report writing, assistance with legal proceedings
  • Freeman, Robert (Pennsylvania State Representative), Easton: Research, assistance at meetings of Pennsylvania House of Representatives and legislative caucuses, assistance to constituents of the legislative district
  • Gordner, John R. (Pennsylvania State Representative), Bloomsburg: Research, assistance at meetings of Pennsylvania House of Representatives and legislative caucuses, assistance to constituents of the legislative district
  • Hagley Museum, Wilmington, Delaware: Public relations, research, historical writing
  • Hummel and Lewis Law Office, Bloomsburg: Legal research, report writing, assistance in preparation and presentation of legal arguments
  • James and Mihalik Law Offices, Bloomsburg: Legal research, report writing, assistance with legal proceedings
  • Joseph Priestly House, Northumberland: Research, writing, preparation of docent manual, tourism
  • The Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts: Planning publicity strategies, planning for logistical and technical needs of the Center, development of educational programs, research, writing