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Where are they now? Kat Gonzales

posted on: Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 10:00am

Kat Gonzales (McCoy)
Home town: Albuquerque, NM
Currently lives in Albuquerque, NM

Undergrad (when at museum), Major: Religious Studies and Comparative Literature

Currently working on MA of Theological Studies)


Sales Associate at the Maxwell store for 2 years

I am currently an Administrative Assistant.  I am also currently pursuing my Master’s... read more

Maren Svare

Where are they now? Maren Svare

posted on: Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 2:15pm

 Maren Svare
Home town: West Bountiful, Utah
Currently live: Albuquerque, New Mexico

Undergrad/ Grad: Graduate student, Anthropology & Museum Studies 2012-2014.  In 2015 I was hired as a full time staff member.

Position at the Museum:  Store Associate 2012-2014 | Administrative Assistant and Store Manager 2015-present... read more

Student Success: Katharine (Katie) Williams

posted on: Thursday, March 15, 2018 - 2:00pm

 Katharine (Katie) Williams
Home town: Albuquerque, NM

Undergrad/ Grad: PhD candidate in Anthropology with a concentration in archaeology.
Former Hibben Scholar; current student volunteer.

Duties: Tasks down in collections change day-to-day, so Katie’s assignments are fairly dynamic. Typical projects are: writing condition reports; pulling objects for... read more

Micah Smith

Student Success: Micah Smith

posted on: Friday, March 9, 2018 - 11:30am

Micah Smith
Home town: Columbus, OH
Years at the Maxwell/OCA  4.5
Undergraduate in  Anthropology

Archaeologist/Ceramic Analyst at the Office of Contract Archeology

Fieldwork: Archaeological surveys and excavations, in-field recording artifacts using sub-meter GPS units, operating a Total Station

OCA Laboratory: recording attributes on ceramics collected from... read more