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Marian Robbins

Class of 2008
Major/Minor
Major: Anthropology; Minors: Mathematics, English

After graduation, Marian immediately attended Western Kentucky University where she earned her MA in Folk Studies with a focus in Public Folklore. While attending, her graduate assistantship was in the education department of the museum of campus where she figured out what she wanted to do with the rest of her life. After graduation, again, she became the Project Coordinator and Staff Folklorist for the Chesapeake Bay Folk Festival at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum for the summer of 2010. Since then, she has been working at a couple museums in Baltimore where she is gaining experience toward her goal of becoming the Director of Education at a museum.

Campus Involvement


–Miller Library - Circulation Desk Assistant (2004-2007), Lead Circulation Desk Assistant  (2007-2008), Interlibrary Loan Assistant (Fall 2006)

–Geographic Information Systems Lab: Lead Curriculum Assistant (December 2007-August 2008)

–Writing Center: Peer Tutor (August 2005-December 2006)
Rose O’Neil Literary House Press: Printing Press Assistant (August 2006-June 2008)

–Rowing (Fall 2004 - Spring 2006)

–Omicron Delta Kappa (President 2007-2008)

–Lambda Alpha

–Cater Society of Junior Fellows

–Student Events Board (Spring 2006 - Fall 2008)