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Interning at the Historical Society of Michigan

By Christopher Dean Lee, U-M Ph.D. student in Educational Studies This summer, I had the unique opportunity to spend my Arts of Citizenship internship working for three organizations: the Historical Society of Michigan, the...

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The King and I: Living the Legacy at the U-M Detroit Center

By Jina Kim, U-M Ph.D. student in English and Women’s Studies According to the University of Michigan Detroit Center’s mission statement, the Detroit Center aims to “enrich University and Detroit communities through service, education,...

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Interning at the U-M Museum of Art

By Angela Perez Villa, U-M Ph.D. student in History and Women’s Studies One of the most important roles of the University of Michigan Museum of Art (UMMA) is to contribute to the academic mission...

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Interning at 826michigan

By Eliza Mathie, U-M Ph.D. student in English Language and Literature This summer, I am working as an intern at 826michigan. 826michigan is a non-profit writing and tutoring center on Liberty St in Ann...

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Working with Wall Flowers

By J. Lindsay Brown, MFA Dance When Monica Bill Barnes first arrived, I had two distinct feelings: relief and curiosity. I was relieved that I didn’t have to choreograph a work in a week...

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Community Collaborations through Dance

By Jessica Post, MFA, Dance This past June, I had a wonderful experience participating in the Ann Arbor Dance Works performance of Corsets, Grains, and Greenways: Dancing Downtown Ann Arbor. This extensive site dance...

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Interning at the U-M Museum of Natural History

By Abigail Celis, Romance Languages and Literatures French Ph.D. student For my summer internship with Arts of Citizenship, I am developing a community-based exhibit for the University of Michigan Museum of Natural History (UMMNH)....