Education

Concordia College (Moorhead, MN) Bachelor of Arts in History, Heritage and Museum Studies, and Religion (2021)

Work Experience

Concordia College- Moorhead, MN

Archives Student Worker (Aug. 2018-present)

Religion Department Student Assistant (Aug. 2018-present)

EcoRepresentative (Aug. 2018-May 2019)

America Reads Tutor (Jan. 2018-May 2018)

Minnesota Historical Society- St. Paul, MN

Oral History Intern (June 2019-Aug. 2019)

Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage- Washington D.C.

Archives Intern (Sept. 2019-Dec. 2019)

Achievements

Dean’s List: every semester Fall 2017-present

Concordia Excellence Scholarship

Publications

“Transcribing Deaf Folklore from the 1981 Smithsonian Folklife Festival.” Blog post published on the Smithsonian Collections Blog on Oct. 22, 2019 and the Smithsonian Transcription Center Blog on Oct. 22, 2019.

Presentations

“Mapping Marriage in Clay County, MN, 1901 & 1921.” Digital presentation by H. Fods, J. Haeg, A. Johnson, J. Mans, J. Olson, A. Roberts, D. Steedsman, S. Strootman presented April 20-May 1, 2020 at Celebration of Student Scholarship, Concordia College, Moorhead, MN.

“A Tale of Two Cities: Concordia Language Villages Waldsee in the Crucible of History and Memory.” Paper by C. Egan, I. Durand, J. Mans, A. Hennes, C. Coste, R. Meints, S. Strootman, A. Summers presented April 10, 2019 at Celebration of Student Scholarship, Concordia College, Moorhead, MN.

“A Tale of Two Cities: Concordia Language Villages Waldsee in the Crucible of History and Memory.” Paper by C. Egan, I. Durand, J. Mans, A. Hennes, C. Coste, R. Meints, S. Strootman, A. Summers presented March 12, 2019 at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN.

“Men and Myth: Analyzing the Philosophies and Relationship of C.S. Lewis and J.R.R. Tolkien.” Paper presented April 11, 2018 at Celebration of Student Scholarship, Concordia College, Moorhead, MN.

Memberships

Phi Alpha Theta

National Society of Leadership and Success

Extracurriculars

Concordia College History Club
Student Environmental Alliance
Concordia Concert Handbell Choir