class field trip to Indian Creek Nature Preserve
Indian Creek salamander sightings
field trip to Indian Creek to trace steps of spotted salamander
searching for salamanders, frogs, and turtles during spring season at Indian Creek
class identifying trees on campus

Volunteer Opportunities

New Student Employment Opportunity at the Hefner Museum

This is a paid position. We are seeking a Miami student currently enrolled in Communication Design or a related field to execute graphic and layout work associated with the publication of a set of educational kits aimed at the K-12 classroom. This is a grant-funded, term-limited position that begins immediately. For more information, visit the Miami University Employment Website. Enter Job ID# 6047.

There are many educational opportunities for students at the Hefner through classes and certifications, volunteer positions, and internships. Students gain a wide variety of experiences in the operations of a museum, including preserving and cataloging specimens, creating special event advertisements, developing interpretive signs and exhibits, leading tours, and so much more. Stop in to see a staff member to find out how you can benefit from being involved at the museum.