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Museum Internship Readies Julia Madore for Scotland Master's Program

Name: Julia Madore
Internship: Fenimore Art Museum
Graduation: 2017
Major: Art history
Interests: Writing Center tutor; Phi Alpha Theta National History Honor Society; Phi Eta Sigma honor society for first-year students. Previously competed on the swimming and diving team.
Distinctions: Studied abroad in France in spring 2016. Won a "Best of the Conference" award for the paper she presented at the annual regional Phi Alpha Theta conference in 2017.

Internship advice: “Be open to criticism. Be ready for new experiences, and be ready to be out of your comfort zone. It’s scary, but if you have a good internship, you’ll be fine. You’ll learn.”

After Nazareth: She was accepted at — and is thrilled to be attending — her top choice grad school: St. Andrews University in Scotland, beginning summer 2017, for a master's degree in museum and gallery studies.

Interning at the Fenimore Art Museum

    Julia Madore

    Julia Madore '17

    “Everything I’ve learned at the Fenimore will be useful down the line.”

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