Ship’s ‘Diggin’ History!’
History and Philosophy Department will kick off its 2017-2018 “Diggin’ History!”
series on Sept. 19 with a talk by Tyler Gum ‘11M, director of the Pennsylvania
Military museum. The program will begin at 7 p.m. in Dauphin Humanities Center
lecture, “Honor, Service, Legacy – The Pennsylvania Military Museum,” will
highlight his experiences in the field of public history, and his work at the
Pennsylvania Military Museum helping to find new and innovative ways to connect
the public to Pennsylvania’s rich and interesting military history.
Prior to his appointment at the
Pennsylvania Military Museum, Gum worked for the National Park Service and was
involved with corporate relations and legislative affairs. He also served as a
lecturer in the History Department at Penn State Altoona.
The History and Philosophy
Department and the Shippensburg University History Club sponsor this free and
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