Students

No photo available for Tyler Allen, student in KU's Museum Studies master's program

B.A. in African and African-American Studies from the University of Kansas

Sarah Ben-Ezra, student in KU's Museum Studies master's program

B.A. in Anthropology (Socio-Cultural) and minors in Spanish and Art History (honors) from the University of North Texas

Sarah Fulton, student in KU's Museum Studies master's program

Sarah Fulton has a bachelor of arts in Journalism and Mass Communication and a bachelor of arts in History from Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa. Her career desire is to work with small and local history museums to help them connect with their community. Other interests include all things BBC, baking and travel.

Kathleen Gepford, student in KU's Museum Studies master's program

B.S. in Business Administration (Accounting) and minor in Anthropology from Kansas State University

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

Kaitlin McGrath, student in KU's Museum Studies master's program

B.A. in Public History from Western Michigan University (honors)

Kate Ragland

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

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

Melissa graduated from Ithaca College with a B.A. in Anthropology and minor in Art History (honors).  She is interested in collections management, especially regarding issues related to the representation of marginalized communities and the preservation of their material culture, as well as pop culture within museums, more broadly. 

Kiera Schneider, student in KU's Museum Studies master's program

I graduated from Texas A&M University with my bachelor's in history with an emphasis in Intereuropean relations. Through the museum studies master's program I hope to gain experience with collections management as well as researching how museums can use their collections to highlight previously underrepresented narratives throughout history.

Morgan Smith, student in KU's Museum Studies master's program

B.A. in History and B.S. in Historical Preservation (honors) from Southeast Missouri State University

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

Anna Whitaker, student in KU Museum Studies master's program

Anna graduated with a B.S. in Geobiology (honors) from Pennsylvania State University. She is specializing in collections management and curation, and is continuing her paleontology research through an affiliation with the Biodiversity Institute. Her career goal is to become a curator in a natural history museum. In her free time, she enjoys watching hockey.

Kali Jo Wolkow, 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

No photo available for Ashleigh Yallaly, student in KU's Museum Studies master's program

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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