Your Susquehanna education won’t stop at the classroom doors.

Internships, research, and field trips help solidify your interest and the things you learn you learn in class. Student clubs and activities, events, seminars, and study abroad programs are all essential to help you see problems and create solutions.

Bond with students who share similar passions. Hear from experts with real-world experience in your field. Get to know faculty in a whole new light. Explore a new city or culture. Wherever you want your career to go, what you learn beyond our classrooms can help get you there.

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  • KAITLYN TANIS

    “I worked at the National Archives and Records Administration in preserving documents from the Civil War, World War II, the 80s, and Custom Reports from the 1900s.

    “I would encourage everyone, no matter what year, to look for internships. There are always opportunities out there for all majors that allow you to get hands-on experience that is so valuable when you are looking for jobs. Plus, it is a great way for you to judge if this career path is what you want to do with your life. By working in the field, you get to see what you could potentially be doing every day.”

  • STEP BACK IN TIME

    Field trips bring history alive at Susquehanna. Whether it’s the battlefields of Gettysburg or taking in a local football rivalry, history at Susquehanna is about getting out there and seeing it for yourself. Classes go on hikes, to museums, to coal mines and the Library of Congress.

Others Internships & Experiences

Junior Uncovers Local History

A job with Susquehanna’s history department has given Christiana Gianetta ’18 the chance to delve into the rich history of central Pennsylvania and hone her research skills.

 

Student Organizations

  • History Club
  • French Club
  • German Club
  • Phi Alpha Theta
  • Pre-law Society

 

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Department of History

514 University Ave.
Selinsgrove, Pa. 17870

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Steele Hall

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570-372-4734