2008 Public History Field School
The 2008 Public History Field School is scheduled to take place during Portland State University's 2008 spring quarter.
The course will be held from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturdays, April 5 & 19, May 3 & 17, June 7 & 14; and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, June 21 and Sunday, Jumne 22 (Final Presentations at the Brigade Encampment special event). Attendance at all sessions is mandatory!
Portland State University graduate students interested in participating will need to register for History 511 -- Public History Lab: Historic Site Interpretation.
Links to course materials, including syllabus and digital documents, will be posted here in the next few weeks.
Please contact Greg Shine, the course instructor (and the park's chief ranger and historian) in case of any questions.
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