Immersion Learning

Student Internships are available through the American Indian Studies degree program. Past students have conducted internships at the following:

  • Murrell Home
  • Spiro Mounds Archaeological Center
  • The Three Rivers Museum
  • The Five Civilized Tribes Museum
  • Creek Nation Gift Shop
  • Philbrook Downtown Museum in the Brady Arts District

Students also have opportunities to engage in ethnographic field research with Dr. Kracht. Past research trips include:

  • Ethnographic field trips to southwest Oklahoma researching Kiowa culture in July 2003 and June 2004
  • Ethnographic/archaeological field trips to Belize, Central America to research Maya culture in July 2005 and July 2007
  • Ethnographic/archaeological field trip to New Mexico to visit Zuni and Acoma pueblos in March 2014, March 2015, March 2016