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History’s Calling - Where Will it Take You? Webinar Series

Webinar Series

The History's Calling - Where Will it Take You? webinar series is designed to talk with historical experts and History alumni about their career path to show that:

  • Not all Historians have traditional teaching roles
  • Not all paths into historical fields are linear
  • History students can become qualified for a variety of jobs through internships and experiential learning
  • History students CAN find jobs that suit their multi-interests

Join us for our next webinar, Thursday, April 1, 2021 at 11 a.m. MST

Alan Barnett, Local Government Archivist with the Utah State Archives


Alan Barnett was born and raised in Provo Utah. He received a Bachelor's degree in History from Brigham Young University in 1990, later receiving his Master's degree in Historic preservation from The University of Utah in 1994. Alan has been a Reference Archives for Utah State Historical Society and Loan Fund Director with Utah Heritage Foundation. He now is a Local Government Archivist for the Utah State Archives.