Curriculum Vitae

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Gwendolyn R. Lockman, M.A.
Department of History
The University of Texas at Austin


Expected, 2023             Ph.D., U.S. History                   The University of Texas at Austin
Field: Post-1865 U.S. Labor and Leisure, U.S. West       
Portfolio: Women’s and Gender Studies

2020                             M.A., U.S. History                    The University of Texas at Austin
Master’s Report: “Miners and Musicians: Rethinking Company Towns through the Butte Mines Band, 1887-1953”

2016                               A.B., American Studies             Georgetown University
Magna Cum Laude                    Minors: Government, History   
Senior Thesis: “Overthrown: Curt Flood, Jim Bouton, and Baseball’s Free Agency Revolution”

Awards, Honors, and Fellowships

2021 Landscape and Garden Studies Graduate Workshop, Dumbarton Oaks, Harvard University

2021 Gill Family Foundation Society of Architectural Historians Graduate Student Funding – 2021 Conference

2020 Summer Fellowship, Department of History, College of Liberal Arts, University of Texas at Austin

2020 Carrie Johnson Fellowship, Butte-Silver Bow Public Archives

2019-2020 Continuing Fellowship, Department of History, College of Liberal Arts, University of Texas at Austin

2019 University of Texas Summer Fellow, Handbook of Texas Women, Texas State Historical Association

2018-2019 First-year Fellowship, Department of History, College of Liberal Arts, University of Texas at Austin

2015-2016 Phi Alpha Theta History Honors, Georgetown University

2012-2016 Dean’s List (First Honors: Spring 2015, Fall 2015; Second Honors: Fall 2012), Georgetown University

2012-2016 Georgetown University Scholarship

Teaching and Higher Education Administration Experience

Teaching Assistantships

Spring 2021 U.S. History Since 1865 (HIS315L). Jeremi Suri UT Austin Supplemental Instruction Leader

Fall 2020 U.S. History 1492-1865 (HIS 315K) Steven Mintz UT Austin
Supplemental Instruction Leader

Summer 2020 U.S. History Since 1865 (HIS S315L) Steven Mintz     UT Austin

Spring 2020 Building America (HIS 317L)        Erika Bsumek     UT Austin

Fall 2019              U.S. History Since 1865 (HIS 315L)      Michael B. Stoff    UT Austin

Spring 2016           American Civilization II (AMST 204)    Erika Seamon      Georgetown U

Fall 2015               American Civilization I (AMST 203)     Erika Seamon      Georgetown U


Spring 2021 Supervised Teaching in History Bruce Hunt UT Austin

Fall 2019               Pedagogy Colloquium               Alison Frazier                  UT Austin

Fall 2019               Teaching Preparation Series   Faculty Innovation Center    UT Austin

Spring 2019          Inclusive Classrooms Leadership Certificate Seminar for Excellence in Teaching,           
Division for Diversity and Community Engagement                 UT Austin

English as a Second Language (ESL)

Summer 2015               Teaching Volunteer       Hungary & Slovakia Program    Learning Enterprises


Fall 2019-Spring 2020   Social Media Manager          Department of History           UT Austin

Fall 2018-Spring 2019   Web News Assistant           Department of History          UT Austin

Sept 2012-May 2015     Student Information Assistant  Office of Undergraduate Admissions     Georgetown U

Student Affairs

Fall 2014-Spring 2016   Community Assistant  Magis Row Living Learning Community                                                                           Office of Residential Living                   Georgetown U

Fall 2013-Spring 2014   Resident Assistant    Office of Residential Living        Georgetown U

Professional Experience

June 2019–Aug 2019     Moon-Randolph Homestead Summer Intern, Curation and Interpretation
City of Missoula, Montana Parks & Recreation­–Conservation Lands Management and City Planning–Historic Preservation Office, with North Missoula Community Development Corporation                           Missoula, MT

July 2018       Office Manager, 89th All-Star Game MLB Event Operations Headquarters  Major League Baseball   Washington, D.C.

July 2016-July 2018      Coordinator, Legal        Washington Nationals Baseball Club      Washington, D.C.                             Administrative Support: Nationals Park Capital Improvements (with Events DC/Washington Convention and Sports Authority); Washington Nationals Youth Baseball Academy Board of Directors

Summer 2014               Intern: Records, Administration, Marketing      Paul Ryan & Associates      Missoula, MT

Summer 2013               Legislative Intern: Indian Affairs; Labor; Social Security  U.S. Senate    Office of Senator Jon Tester        Washington, D.C.

Public History

February 23, 2021              Invited Talk, “Mining Columbia Gardens,” Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Montana (MOLLI), Missoula, Montana (via Zoom),

September 14, 2020     Preservation and Decay as Public History at the Moon-Randolph Homestead, Not Even Past,

Aug 15, 2019                Moon Randolph Homestead Interactive Historical Map,

Aug 1, 2019                  Presentation to the City of Missoula, Montana Historic Preservation Commission on Curation and Interpretation at the Moon Randolph Homestead, (9:35)

June 6, 2019                 Presentation to the City of Missoula, Montana Historic Preservation Commission to Introduce the Summer 2019 Curation and Interpretation Intern for the Moon Randolph Homestead, (9:32),

June 2019-Aug 2019     Summer Tour Guide, as part of Curation and Interpretation Internship at Moon Randolph Homestead, Missoula, Montana.

Nov 19, 2018                ““Stand With Kap”: Athlete Activism at the LBJ Library,” Not Even Past

Conferences and Presented Papers

October 2021 [accepted, forthcoming] “Recreation and Reclamation: Land Use, Mining, and Leisure in Butte, MT, 1915-2021,” Western History Association, Portland, OR.

March 2020                  “How Wild Was the West?: Women’s Safety and Pleasure in Butte, Montana,” Emerging Scholarship in Women’s and Gender Studies Graduate Student Conference, University of Texas at Austin.

September 2019            “Modes of Survival as Preservation and Practice at the Moon-Randolph Homestead,” Rocky Mountain Interdisciplinary History Conference,
University of Colorado Boulder.

April 2019                    “Super Fun to Superfund: Historicizing and Remembering Butte, Montana’s Columbia Gardens Amusement Park” Biennial Graduate Student and Emerging Scholars’ Conference, Department of American Studies,
University of Texas at Austin.

April 2016                    “Overthrown: Curt Flood, Jim Bouton, and Baseball’s Free Agency Revolution” Senior Thesis in American Studies, advised by Michael Kazin,
Georgetown University.
Considered for the Mary Catherine Mita Prize in American Studies.

April 2016                    “Black Women in Baseball: Without a League of Their Own” Phi Alpha Theta History Honors Society, Regional Mid-Atlantic Conference, Panel on Race, Gender, and Culture, Mount St. Mary’s University.


2020– Affiliate, Center for Sports Communication and Media Moody College of Communication UT Austin

2020-2021                  Co-Coordinator, Symposium on Gender, History, and Sexuality    Department of History         UT Austin

2019–2020                  Planning Committee, Symposium on Gender, History, and Sexuality   Department of History         UT Austin

October 2019              Graduate Student Volunteer     Western History Association Annual Meeting     Las Vegas, NV

Fall 2019                     History Graduate Student Council  Department of History   UT Austin

2015–2018                  Literacy and Life Skills Mentor, K-8    Washington Nationals Youth Baseball Academy Washington, D.C.

2015-2016                    Chapter Officer     Phi Alpha Theta, Beta Pi Chapter     Georgetown U

2014-2016                    Annual Pow Wow Volunteer Coordinator   GU Native American Student Council  Georgetown U

2014-2015                    Vice President   Georgetown University Pep Band       Georgetown U

Professional Memberships

Labor and Working-Class History Association

Mining History Association

Montana Historical Society

Society of Architectural Historians

Western History Association

Language Proficiency