History Department


Internships help history majors gain hands-on experience in the workplace, making them more attractive job candidates after graduation. Our history degree students have interned at such local historical agencies such as:

  • Cantigny War Museum
  • First Division Museum at Cantigny
  • I&M Canal Archive
  • Joliet Area History Museum
  • Naper Settlement
  • Will County Historical Society
  • The Will County Historic Preservation Department
  • And more!

Note: For more information on these internships, please contact Dr. Eileen McMahon, internship director at mcmahoe@lewisu.edu.