Department Chair-Associate Professor
Phone: (262) 472-5148
Location: Laurentide 5223
Public History majors at UWW complete a 3-credit internship at a local public history site. Interns are matched with a site based on their skills and interests in the field.
Public History students visit the Pabst Brewery in Milwaukee, WI.
What is Public History?
Public History is for students interested in pursuing a career in history beyond teaching. Public Historians work in museums, archives, the fields of historic preservation, film and digital history, historical consulting, oral history, among others.