Ashley M. Senske
1347 Blockville Watts Flats Rd.
Ashville, N.Y. 14710
Phone: 716.640.5084
Email: asenske@bufffalo.edu

Education

Bachelor of Arts Degree Summa Cum Laude, Major: History with honors, May 2013 State University of New York at Fredonia, Fredonia, NY, GPA: 3.76/4.0

Associate of Applied Science Degree, Major: Individual Studies with high honors, May 2011 Jamestown Community College, Jamestown, NY, GPA: 3.93/4.0

Study Abroad: Paris, France and Normandy, France for two weeks, May 14, 2012 – May 28, 2012. We studied numerous medieval gothic cathedrals’ architectures.

Research

Honors Senior Seminar: Capstone, published my paper as part of a collection of essays titled Nearby History: Tales of Chautauqua County. My research was focused on local history and I focused on urban renewal development projects in the later twentieth century. I conducted independent research, utilizing local museums, government records, and personal statements of residents.

Summary of Attributes

Employment

James Prendergast Library, Jamestown, NY, December 2013-present South Hill Library, Spokane, WA, August 2014-October 2014 Sally Beauty Supply, Lakewood, NY, October 2013-May 2014 The Italian Fisherman, Bemus Point, NY, July-August; 2011 The Village Casino, Bemus Point, NY, June-August; 2008, 2009, 2010 Jamestown Community College Bookstore, Jamestown, NY, August; 2008, 2009

Internship

The Fenton History Center, Jamestown, NY, June-July; 2012 Worked front counter in the gift shop, gave mini-introductory tours to guests, helped with fundraising events, exposed to the archival process, did personal research at times, independently updated the museum’s Facebook page to promote events and attract new visitors

Awards & Achievements

Volunteer