Topic ID #33223 - posted 7/25/2014 8:47 AM

full time job historian/ archival. willing to move Midwest/ South

Kalvin Burris

Kalvin Burris

1112 M Street

Bedford Indiana 


Indiana University                                                                                          July 2014

Bachelor of Arts Degree                                                                                             

Major: History



I work well with others. I have a good understanding of technology, and am able to use my people skills to work together on a task. I am able to get things done in a timely fashion. I am also able to speak Spanish.




Washington County Bicentennial                                                                     May 2014

·         Research historical information for the 200th anniversary of town

·         Use the archives to find and document information  


                                                                                                                        July 2009

Lawrence County History Museum                                                                  Bedford, Indiana

·         My goal of the internship was to create a traveling historical exhibit that traveled to the nursing homes of Lawrence County.   

I researched from old year books and person accounts to write a paper and then create an exhibit. I toured the exhibit at 12 nursing homes across the country.


Docent                                                                                                                         August 2009 - December 2012

Howard Steamboat Museum.                                                                                       Jeffersonville, Indiana

·         I give tours of the museum

·         I was also able to do some research, type up new letters and send out the mail.

·         Created a exhibit about the 1937 flood and toured it for the after school program Communities In Schools of Clark County



                                                                                                                                    July 2013 - Present

 Contemporary Services Corporation                                                                          Louisville, Kentucky

·         Provided on field Security for Louisville Football games as well as Indianapolis colts.

·         Maintain a professional appearance and demeanor when working long hours.



Proficient with windows 8, apple IOS7



Tau Kappa Epsilon                                                                                          July 2010 July 2011

·         Secretary

Dean’s List                                                                                                     March 2011

Student Program Council                                                                    

Post ID#20542 - replied 7/25/2014 8:47 AM

Kalvin Burris

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