Recent Student Internship Experiences
Rachel Dunscomb worked on research on dye complexes with chemists Dr. Alcantará-García and Dr. Cecil Dybowski (Francis Alison Professor of Chemistry, UD) in the summer of 2018.
Annabelle Fichtner (pictured below) interned in the preservation laboratory at Arizona State Museum on Tucson with Dr. Nancy Odegaard, object conservator and professor, in the summer of 2018.
Emma Heath worked in UD's Chemistry Department on research.
AnnaLivia McCarthy was a service learning intern with Winterthur Musuem's youth education outreach program called Terrific Tuesdays/Thrilling Thursdays.
Philip De Paola (pictured above) worked with Laura Mina (Associate Conservator of Textiles and Head of Lab, Affiliated Assistant Professor) and Dr. Melissa Tedone (Associate Library Conservator and Affiliated Assistant Professor) at Winterthur Museum in the summer of 2018.
Olivia Reff spent the summer of 2018 taking classes in the San Gemini program in Italy.
Nova Starchio, Kirsten Gobb, Annalivia McCarthy, and Raychelle Osnato worked with Roberto Nardi (mosaic conservation expert at the Centro di Conservazione Archeologica, Rome) on an excavation of a Roman Villa north of Rome in the summer of 2017.
Riley Thomas worked with Dr. Jocelyn Alcantará-García (Conservation Scientist and Assistant Professor of Art Conservation) in the Conservation Science Lab in the summer of 2018. She also worked in the Scientific Lab of the Library of Congress in the summer of 2017.
Nell Weaver worked on an excavation at the Kaymakçı Archaeological Project in Turkey with Dr. Caitlin O'Grady (Assistant Director of Conservation at Kaymakçi and Lecturer in Conservation, University College London) in the summer of 2018.