|CAREERS FOR HISTORIANS
Where have some MUW history majors
Terri Cisse ('97) went to Mali and then to the Divinity
School at Harvard University.
Holly Barnett (2000) went on to a
Master's in history with a concentration in public history
from Middle Tennessee State University and now works as an
architectural historian with the Tennessee Dept. of
Benjamin Alexander ('99) was a reporter for the Commercial
Dispatch in Columbus before moving on to be a journalist in
Mendy Carnathan ('05) became Director
of Student Activities at Martin Methodist College in
Mike Renacker ('95) went on to an M.A. in historical
archeology at the University of West Florida, and became an
archaeologist with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers,
Vicksburg District, Mississippi.
John Harris ('05) went on to teach U.S. history at Hatley
High School, in Amory, Mississippi.
Internships are an excellent way for
History majors to explore careers in various fields,
including those related to historical study. See the
department's page on internships
Dr. Michael Burger.
For more on careers for historians: