Sheets, Heather

Graduate Student
Art History


  • MA Current (Art History, Museum Studies, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee)
  • BS 2013 (English: Secondary Education, English: Creative Writing, Leadership Certificate, University of Wisconsin-Madison)

Research and Teaching Interests:

  • Critical Theory
  • Intersectionality
  • Interdisciplinary Arts
  • Museum and Community Partnerships
  • Programming, Education, and Curation in the Museum Setting
  • Public/Interactive Art

Courses Taught/Professional Experiences:

  • The Etude Group Schools: Humanities/English: American Studies, Issues and Ethics, Mixed-Media Design, Creative Writing (2016-2018)
  • Kohler Middle and High School: English 8, English 9, English 12, Language Enrichment, Outdoor Adventures, Game Design, Creative Writing (2014-2016)
  • UW-Madison's PEOPLE Program: English, ACT Prep (Summer 2014, 2015, 2017)

Volunteer Experience:

  • John Michael Kohler Art Center: Docent Tour Guide and Curriculum Aid (2018)
  • Street Pulse Homeless Cooperative Newspaper: Communications Director (2013), Distributions Manager (2012), Contributing Member/Writer (2011)
  • Repairers of the Breach Milwaukee: Coordinator of College-to-Org Student Service-Learning (2010)

Professional Societies:

  • The National Society of Leadership and Success

Fellowships, Grants, Honors:

  • Nadine Walter's Scholarship Award (2018)