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     Mike is a history teacher at Pleasant Hills Middle School and also a musician. He was a History Major with an Education Minor at Saint Vincent.

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  • Internships and Careers in History


    Civil War ReenactmentInternships are a valuable resource, and a way to apply classroom knowledge to the professional world. History Majors at Saint Vincent College have completed internships at a wide range of places, such as: 

    • the Heinz History Center in Pittsburgh 
    • Historic Deerfield in western Massachusetts
    • the Holocaust Museum in Washington, D.C., 
    • the Merchant’s House Museum in New York City 
    • Gettysburg National Battlefield Park 
    • Fort Necessity in western Pennsylvania 
    • Westmoreland County locations such as the Westmoreland Museum of American Art, the Westmoreland County Historical Society and Historic Hanna’s Town
    • Nearly a half-dozen locations on campus.


    Mr Rogers ArchiveThese internships, along with their class work, prepare our history students for a career in a variety of historical fields. Some of the current careers of our students include:

    •  Professors of History at Southern Methodist University, Lafayette University, and Purdue University
    • Museum Facilitator at Westmoreland Museum of American Art, Bushy Run Battlefield, the Compass Inn, and many others
    • Principal of Latrobe Elementary School
    • Attorneys with a wide variety of firms
    • Teachers at Seneca Valley Middle School, Peters Township High School, Maryland’s Charles County Public Schools, and many other districts. 
    • Officers in the United States Marine Corps