The Edgewater Historical Society is looking for one or two undergraduate students for the Fall semester. Students will learn how to use tools to do research on local Chicago history, have the opportunity to write articles that will be published in the Society's newsletter, and add to the Society's building permit and storefronts databases. As time permits, there can also be field work and outreach to Edgewater institutions.
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Tuesday, January 3, 2017
The Jimmy Jones Internship at the Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA) is designed to encourage university students with diverse backgrounds and who require supplementary income to explore art museum careers. Students interested in a curatorial career will receive special consideration. A stipend of $2,500 is available each summer.
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
The Pritzker Military Museum and Library is looking for a WWII Marketing Intern for the Spring 2017 semester. Under the guidance of a mentor, the WWII Marketing Intern will assist the Museum & Library’s External Affairs team in development, cultivation and distribution of content related to WWII for the Museum & Library’s website, social media profiles and other channels.
Friday, December 2, 2016
The Chicago History Museum is looking for an unpaid Costume Archives Intern to organize and archive papers, photographs, and other research material housed in the costume archives (legacy non-accessioned collection) and authority files for the permanent (accessioned) collection. This is a 12 hr/wk spring semester 2017 opportunity.
Tuesday, November 22, 2016
Chicago Anchors for a Strong Economy (CASE), an initiative of World Business Chicago, is hiring two (2) program interns for the Winter/Spring term. We would like to begin interviewing for the positions as soon as possible.
Sunday, November 6, 2016
Since 1995, Prof. Timothy Gilfoyle has conducted oral history interviews with most of the recipients of the Making History Awards, given annually by the Chicago History Museum (CHM) to Chicagoans whose enduring contributions to the city and metropolitan region made them figures of historic importance. The interviews were conducted with audiotape or an audio recorder and have been transcribed. The transcriptions, however, have never been formally processed by CHM and made available to researchers or the public.
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
The Pritzker Military Museum & Library seeks dedicated, reliable, and enthusiastic volunteers, interns, and employees who share a passion for preserving the story of the Citizen Soldier. There are openings for the spring semester for Wikipedia and Linked Data Projects interns.