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827 West First Ave
Spokane, WA 99201
We are offering the following internships:
1. Content Development Intern
We are seeking interns to digitize historical documents.
Activities will include handling historical documents,
digital reproduction, image restoration with Photoshop,
writing for the web, digital photography, research, and
audio production. We will provide will require going to
local organizations and assisting them in digitizing their
2. Education Intern
The Education Intern will assist with the development of
online resources for K-12 teachers, teachers to develop
curriculum materials focused on Inland Northwest history and
the use of primary documents, provide outreach support to
K-12 teachers, and research and scan primary source
documents. Teaching experience or interest a plus. This
internship will be conducted at the TINCAN offices, Spokane.
Candidates should be able to work independently, have an
interest in history, and be comfortable using computers and
the Internet. Critical thinking skills and a desire to learn
are a must. While the internships are not paid, we offer
great experience, a creative environment, and flexible
hours. Course credit may also be available.
Please send a letter of interest indicating which
internship(s) you are interested in and a resume to:
Karen Michaelson, Ph.D.
827 West First Avenue
Spokane, WA 99201
Volunteers are always needed to transcribe oral histories
from audio tapes, and to transcribe manuscripts. Volunteers
are also needed to work with community organizations and
assist them in digitizing their materials.
Interested in volunteering? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org