Research Assistantships

Agatha Huepenbecker Burnet Endowed Graduate Assistantship, Iowa State University Textiles and Clothing Museum, 2016-2017

  • Curated gallery exhibit: “Our Favorite Things: 10 Years and 30+ Exhibits,” 2017. Designed layout of exhibit, prepared garments, created didactic and marketing materials, liaised with faculty and staff serving as guest curators.
  • Worked with all aspects of the Museum. Built and took down exhibits, assisted with accessioning items into the collection, researched pieces from the collection.
  • Researched and wrote blog posts and created other social media marketing.
  • Used PastPerfect Museum software.

“Enhancing Women’s Creative Thinking Potential at Iowa State”  Program Grant-Funded Research Assistantship, Iowa State University, Fall 2013

  • Research done in conjunction with Creative Thinking and Problem Solving (AESHM 222) course
  • Conducted content analysis of student journal entries
  • Collected detailed notes and quotations from famous women on creativity and problem solving