Friday, October 30, 2015

Connecting Your Past and Future: Charting a Career in History

Today I have been following the Twitter feed--#PhDCareer--of a one-day conference in Washington D.C. on careers in history.  This looks like a great event.  It is sponsored by the National Council for Public History, the American Historical Association, the Organization of American Historians, and the Smithsonian Institution.

While many of the tweeters have Ph.Ds in history, a lot of the advice also applies to undergraduates and masters-level students who want to use their history majors and degrees in work outside of the academy. Unfortunately, the link to the program and speakers seems to be broken.

Here are just a few of my retweets so far: