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Winter Festivals Interning

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A student post by Lindsay Middleton, Collections Engagement Intern, The Hunterian.  Before the Scottish Fantasy Night at the Museum event, student volunteers were given the opportunity to indicate what areas we were particularly interested in helping out with. I immediately put myself down to help at the Special Collections table. Several library visits over the course of… Continue reading

Volunteering at Night at the Museum – our Student Interns tell all!

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A student post from Sara McQueen and Liam White. In October 2016, Sara McQueen and Liam White were appointed, via University of Glasgow’s Internship Hub, as Volunteers Coordinators for the The Hunterian’s Night at Museum (NATM) events. Now in their third year, the events continue to grow as more and more people come along to… Continue reading

From Research to Museum: Behind the Scenes with The Hunterian Associates

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A student post from Angela Massafra, PhD student, Archaeology, University of Glasgow. “I would love to work for a museum”. Who doesn’t know a person who ever said this kind of sentence? I know roughly a dozen…and I am one of those. I was one of those children who’d rather spend summer vacations in a museum than… Continue reading