Students

Alex Adelmund, KU Graduate Student in the Museum Studies Master's Program.

B.S. in Historic Preservation (cum laude) and B.A. in History (cum laude) with a minor in German from Southeast Missouri State University.

Tyler Allen, student in KU's Museum Studies Program.

Dual-degree M.A. with African & African-American Studies; B.A. in African and African-American Studies from the University of Kansas.

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B.S. in Historic Preservation and B.A. in Global Cultures & Languages: French Language Option (honors) from Southeast Missouri State University.

Haley Bajorek, KU Graduate Student in the Museum Studies Master's Program.

Dual-degree M.A. with African & African-American Studies; B.A. in Anthropology with a minor in Communication Studies from the University of Kansas.

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B.A. in History, B.A. in Classics, B.A. in Art History (all summa cum laude) from Southern Illinois University.

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B.S. in Communication Studies (honors) with minors in History and Humanities from Lee University.
Skye Conley, KU Graduate Student in the Museum Studies Master's Program.

B.A. in History from Pittsburg State University, 2017, Cum Laude Departmental Academic Honors. In addition to pursuing my master's degree in Museum Studies, I am pursuing graduate certificates in American Studies and Historic Preservation. My area of interests include the American South, difficult histories, popular culture, race and ethnicity, social movements and groups, fraternities and sororities, monuments, memorials, and cemeteries.   

 

Audrey Crawford, student in KU's Museum Studies Program.

B.S. in Zoology with Digital Studies and Studio Art minors from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

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B.S. in Biology (cum laude) and a minor in Creative Writing from the University of Kentucky.

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B.A. in History (cum laude) with minors in Classical Studies and Museum Studies, and a certificate in Public History from Christopher Newport University.

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B.A. in Linguistics, B.A. in Spanish, and minor in History from the University of Oklahoma.

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Museum Studies graduate certificate student; B.S. in Hotel and Restaurant Management (summa cum laude) from the University of Houston.

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B.A. in English Literature (magna cum laude) from Western Washington University.

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B.A. in History (with honors) and a minor in Sociology from Washburn University.

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B.S. in Entrepreneurial Studies and a Teaching Artist minor from the Minneapolis Collge of Art & Design.

Jordan Malhiot, KU Graduate Student in the Museum Studies Master's Program.

B.A. in Anthropology and History from the University of Kansas.

Melissa Mayhew, student in KU's Museum Studies master's program

B.A. in Anthropology and History with a minor in East Asian Studies (honors) from Kansas State University.

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Molly Nevius is the Learning Committees Coordinator at the Spencer Museum of Art, where she helps facilitate art integration into regional K-12 classrooms. In March 2019, she received fist place in the Liberal Arts Oral Presentation Division of the University of South Florida annual Student Showcase for Projects, Innovation, and Research for her presentation, “Swings of the Pendulum: Why Lee Krasner Matters.” Nevius has worked in arts administration for fourteen years, spearheading Studio 2030 and Breakthrou Marketing, and now looks to transition to a career in museum leadership and strategic planning.

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Museum Studies graduate certificate student; currently pursuiing a master's degree in Geology at the University of Kansas.

Elizabeth Palomino, graduate student in KU's Museum Studies Program.

B.A. in Illustration and a minor in Public History from Northwest Missouri State University.

Kate Ragland

B.A. in Anthropology from Northern Kentucky University; current master's student in Anthropology at the University of Kansas.

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Museum Studies graduate certificate student; currently pursuiing a Ph.D. in English with a concentration in Rhetoric and Composition at the University of Kansas.

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Megan has a BFA in 3D Studio Art (honors) with a minor in Art History from Eastern Illinois University. Through KU’s program Megan hopes to practice skills and gain knowledge that will aid her in a career making exhibits.

 

Museum Studies graduate certificate student; currently pursuiing a master's degree in English with a concentration in Literature at the University of Kansas.

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B.A. in History with a minor in Art History and certificates in Museum Studies and Medieval Studies from the University of Iowa.
Sarah Thomas, graduate certificate student in KU's Museum Studies Program
Museum Studies graduate certificate student; B.A. in Anthropology from the University of Kansas.
Inger Toraason, KU Graduate Student in the Museum Studies Master's Program.
B.S. in Biology and Spanish (graduated with distinction) with an honors certificate in the Biology Core Curriculum from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
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B.S. in History (cum laude) from Iowa State University.

Kali Jo Wacker, certificate student in KU's Museum Studies Program

Museum Studies graduate certificate student; currently pursuiing a Ph.D. in English with a concentration in Rhetoric and Composition at the University of Kansas.

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B.S. in Geology from the University of California, Berkeley.

Presley Wilson, KU graduate certificate student in Museum Studies.

Museum Studies graduate certificate student; B.S. in Biology & Biology Education from MidAmerica Nazarene University.

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Ashleigh attended Arizona State University where she earned her bachelor's in Museum Studies. She has interned at various museums, including Arizona State University Art Museum, Phoenix Art Museum and the Nelson-Atkins Art Museum. She is primarily interested in pursuing a career in collections management, particularly in an art museum or gallery. Her interests include impressionist art, singing and Star Wars.


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