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Oral Histories from Exxon Valdez Oil Spill

The following announcement recently came across my desk at work:

The Oral History Program at the University of Alaska Fairbanks and the Prince William Sound Regional Citizens’ Advisory Council (PWSRCAC) are proud to announce the completion of the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill Project Jukebox, available online at 

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The Story of Stagger Lee - As told by song (a LOT of song)

Chances are any of you reading this right now have heard the story of Stagger Lee (AKA Stack Lee, AKA Stack O Lee, AKA Stagolee, AKA a bunch more variations on that). 687 more words



My writing journey began as a child with writing thank you letters at birthdays and Christmas. I’d painstakingly form letters into the pattern of each sentence on my Teddy Bear stationary set and felt such pride after popping my handcraft into the post box. 143 more words


Reminiscence Workshop: Told & Untold Stories

This space has far too quiet lately!  We’ve been busy delivering workshops as well as preparing for several new exciting projects, including a new exhibition, upcoming walking tours, and gearing up for new community-led projects.  562 more words

National Union Of Women Teachers

Mayo Oral Histories Internship

The Prange Collection, in collaboration with the University of Maryland Department of History, established the Marlene J. Mayo Oral History Internship to process the 100 oral histories in the Mayo Collection.  300 more words


Week 3: Treading Water

Hello All

It’s week 3 of my summer internship, ok technically week 4, and I am simply trying to stay afloat.  This project has multiple facets and they are pulling me in different directions. 260 more words

Internship Reflection