Summer Internships at the Vermont Granite Museum of Barre, Vermont will be designed to suit the interns interests.
Projects and areas that interns can study include:
Historical research - using primary documents, objects and photographs to develop web, exhibit, and tour content
Historic preservation - documentation of the extant Jones Brothers Company structures
Archaeological research phase 1A survey of two granite companies
Collections management - accessioning, cataloging, cleaning, and object storage
Visitor experience - guiding tours, editing script and developing exhibits
Marketing - website development, Facebook management, press releases and event promotion
Program management RockFire, Barre Heritage and Homecoming Days, and Granite Festival
Strategic planning developing and implementing policies and procedures into everyday practice
Building and grounds maintenance - building improvements
At the beginning of your internship, you and the Museum Director will identify your area(s) of focus for the duration of the internship.