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School Lunches from Museum Cafe

April 12th 2021

School Lunches from Museum Cafe Hi all, I'm doing some background research on how other museums handle their school lunches specifically if you work with a restaurant that delivers or an in-house café. Many of our school groups bring their own lunches in coolers, but we also have a café at our museum. We tend to have all sizes of school groups (in non-pandemic times), some as small as 10 or as large as 250. And there are usually many of these groups in the building at once, so ...Continue Reading

Creating Successful Traveling Exhibitions course begins May 3 on MuseumStudy.com

April 12th 2021

Creating Successful Traveling Exhibitions course begins May 3 on MuseumStudy.com Ever wanted to know how to develop a traveling exhibition? If so, Creating Successful Traveling Exhibitions is for you. This class will be focused on providing you with the nuts and bolts on how to develop and tour traveling exhibitions. We will be delving into all stages of the traveling exhibit development process and tips and strategies will be provided to build sustainable frameworks for these types of exhibi ...Continue Reading

🌟 Smithsonian's Massive Search For Six Directors | Museum Visitor Vaccine Passport Concerns | Are They Wrecking The V&A Museum? | First Robot Art Now Robot Art Critics | Tech Makes Huge Fees For Personal Museum Couriers Obsolete

April 7th 2021

=?UTF-8?Q?=F0=9F=8C=9F_Smithsonian=27s_Massive_Search_For_Six_Directors_?= =?UTF-8?Q?=7C_Museum_Visitor_Vaccine_Passport_Concerns_=7C_Are_They_Wrecki?= =?UTF-8?Q?ng_The_V=26A_Museum=3F_=7C_First_Robot_Art_Now_Robot_Art_Critics_=7C?= =?UTF-8?Q?_Tech_Makes_Huge_Fees_For_Personal_Museum_Couriers_Obsolete?= Welcome back to GLOBAL MUSEUM, your award-winning & free online compendium, read weekly since 1998 by 8,000+ readers in more than 201 countries. [1]http://www.globalmuseum.org ** The Smit ...Continue Reading

Tonight | Agnès Varda & Fritz Lang

April 7th 2021

=?UTF-8?Q?Tonight_=7C_Agn=C3=A8s_Varda_=26_Fritz_Lang?= Hello everyone - Matt here with your weekly invite + 3 new events just added. Tonight (7PM ET / 4PM PT) we explore the work of Agnès Varda & Fritz Lang. About this Event In this first of a series, we will view, consider, and unravel the opening scenes of two films from the 20th century. A film’s opening scene is an entryway into a world being built before the viewer’s eyes, through the decisions of a filmmaker. It is the ...Continue Reading

Free Webinar: Interpreting Maps for Modern Audiences

April 7th 2021

Free Webinar: Interpreting Maps for Modern Audiences Free Webinar from the Texas Historical Commission Countless Facets of Texas: The General Land Office Map Collection Thursday, April 15, 2:00 p.m. CT What are best practices for developing map exhibits and interpreting maps for today's audiences? In this free webinar, map curator Brandice Nelson of the Texas General Land Office will share her strategies. Learn more and register: [1]https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/3539385517844 ...Continue Reading

Interpretive Planning for Historic Homes and Gardens course begins May 3 on MuseumStudy.com

April 7th 2021

Interpretive Planning for Historic Homes and Gardens course begins May 3 on MuseumStudy.com Join interpretive planning consultant John Veverka for the 4 week online course Interpretive Planning for Historic Homes and Gardens. This course will: Guide you in developing your interpretive plan. Give you expertise in being an interpretive planning project manager. Give you direction in writing a Request for Proposal for hiring a consultant to do an interpretive master plan for you if you don't want ...Continue Reading

Museum Savvy ~ Over 300 new job postings!

April 6th 2021

Museum Savvy ~ Over 300 new job postings! Hello Everyone! This week we have a new compiled list of over 300 museum, archives, conservation, cultural heritage, and public history jobs in the US and abroad! Yes, you read that right ~ 300! [1]https://museumsavvy.com/museum-savvy-blog/museum-jobs-over-300-in-the-us-and-abroad And, a new blog post on Finding a Museum Job During a Pandemic. I hope you all have a great week! [2]https://museumsavvy.com/museum-savvy-blog/finding-a-museum-job-during-a-pan ...Continue Reading

🔥 Get Them While They're Fresh! | New Museum Jobs Just Posted In Global Museum

April 5th 2021

=?UTF-8?Q?=F0=9F=94=A5_Get_Them_While_They=27re_Fresh=21_=7C_New_Museum_Jobs?= =?UTF-8?Q?_Just_Posted_In_Global_Museum?= A Selection Of New Museum Jobs Just Posted In Global Museum. * Nonprofits Posting Jobs For Themselves Are FREE * Commercial Job Postings At Very Competitive Advert Rates [1]http://www.globalmuseum.org \[\-\-UgoayWdaDM_TMPsignatureDM_TMPUgoayWda\-\-\] --------------------------------------------------------------------- Visit the [2]Museum-Ed Web site for programs, ar ...Continue Reading

Digital Content Manager position open

April 5th 2021

Digital Content Manager position open The Eisenhower Foundation, supporting organization for the Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum, is seeking a Digital Content Manager. Please view the job description at [1]https://tinyurl.com/rdw2pavh and learn more about us at [2]https://www.eisenhowerfoundation.net. Mitzi Bankes Gose Director of IKEducation785-263-6771PO Box 295 Abilene, KS 67410[3]EisenhowerFoundation.net [IMAGE] 75 Years of Celebrating Ike's Legacy \[\-\-7MHbhUyeD ...Continue Reading

Managing Museum Volunteers course begins May 3 on MuseumStudy.com

April 5th 2021

Managing Museum Volunteers course begins May 3 on MuseumStudy.com The Managing Museum Volunteers course will focus on strategies for running a successful volunteer program that adapts to the needs of the museum. Appropriate for professionals starting a new volunteer program or wanting to reinvigorate an existing one, this course will include topics such as: assessing the museum’s needs for volunteers; managing the recruitment, selection, onboarding, training, and evaluating of volunteers; and tr ...Continue Reading
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