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Registration Now Open for CCAHA's virtual conference "Our Planet, Our Collections"!

October 4th 2022

Registration Now Open for CCAHA's virtual conference "Our Planet, Our Collections"! CCAHA is excited to announce that registration is now open for our upcoming program Our Planet, Our Collections. Join us this November 14th and 15th for a two-day virtual conference exploring the intersection of climate change and collections stewardship. We ask: How do collecting institutions preserve evidence of an ever-changing natural world? And how does a changing climate impact those preservat ...Continue Reading

Interpretive Courses for Fall/Winter 2022 - Interpretive Planning, docent training - Exhibits, Storytelling and more.

October 4th 2022

Interpretive Courses for Fall/Winter 2022 - Interpretive Planning, docent training - Exhibits, Storytelling and more. A sample my new/updated interpretive course offerings for Fall/Winter 2022 J Prof John Veverka[1]jvainterp@aol.com[2]www.heritageinterp.com I am pleased to offer some of my current and newest interpretation courses for Fall/Winter 2022. As with all of my 44 courses, extensive handout materials and textbooks are provided. See which courses you might be interested in for this and ne ...Continue Reading

Re: John Oliver's brilliant dissection of museums long history with stolen antiquities

October 3rd 2022

Re: [talk] John Oliver's brilliant dissection of museums long history with stolen antiquities Maybe not so well researched. An issue but the piece doesn't take in to account that museums are very actively responding. Kathrine Walker Schlageck, Associate Curator of Education Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art, Kansas State University Kansas State University Civic Engagement Fellow Kansas Child Care Training Opportunities Inc., on-line trainer 701 Beach Lane Manhattan, KS 66506 (785)532- ...Continue Reading

John Oliver's brilliant dissection of museums long history with stolen antiquities

October 3rd 2022

John Oliver's brilliant dissection of museums long history with stolen antiquities Amazing piece. Must watch. John Oliver discusses some of the world’s most prestigious museums, why they contain so many stolen goods, the market that continues to illegally trade antiquities, and a pretty solid blueprint for revenge. [1]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eJPLiT1kCSM \[\-\-iDuuYNf8DM_TMPsignatureDM_TMPiDuuYNf8\-\-\] --------------------------------------------------------------------- Visit the ...Continue Reading

Job Postings

October 3rd 2022

Job Postings Hi all, we have several open positions with the Passaic County Department of Cultural & Historic Affairs (salaries and benefit package listed). See Attached. Sincerely, [IMAGE] Jessica Bush, Museum Curator County of Passaic Department of Cultural & Historic Affairs Office: 973-706-6640 ext. 2243 Address: Dey Mansion Washington’s HQ, 199 Totowa Rd., Wayne, NJ Office Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00am-5:00pm [1]Seepassaiccounty.org [2][IMAGE][3][IMAGE] ...Continue Reading

TODAY @12pm EDT - NAEA Peer2Peer

October 3rd 2022

TODAY @12pm EDT - NAEA Peer2Peer Hi All, Peer2Peer is back today from12pm -1pm EDT. This morning, NAEA MuseumEd Development Committee Member, Gwendolyn Fernandez, will lead a 15-minute discussion about how the Harwood Museum of Art is infusing Social and Emotional Learning into their programs. We will then open up for a conversation about ideas, questions, and/or concerns on your mind! To join today’s program, please use this link: [1]https://unm.zoom.us/j/92716167148 This monthly pr ...Continue Reading

👉 Museums Cashing In On Traditional Art Works NFT's | European Museums Plan to Cut Energy Costs | UK Law Allows Artefact Disposal On Moral Grounds | Science Museums Rebound After Pandemic

October 2nd 2022

=?UTF-8?Q?=F0=9F=91=89_Museums_Cashing_In_On_Traditional_Art_Works_NFT?= =?UTF-8?Q?=27s_=7C_European_Museums_Plan_to_Cut_Energy_Costs_=7C_UK_Law_Allo?= =?UTF-8?Q?ws_Artefact_Disposal_On_Moral_Grounds_=7C_Science_Museums_Rebo?= =?UTF-8?Q?und_After_Pandemic?= This Week In Global Museum | The #1 Museum Site For Museum News, Museum Jobs, Museum Resources & More! Celebrating 27 Years Of Dedication & Service To The Museum Profession. See The Latest Stories & Jobs Here [1]www.globalmuse ...Continue Reading

Accessibility Excellence Project now live!

September 30th 2022

Accessibility Excellence Project now live! Hi all— I wanted to share that our IMLS-funded [1]Accessibility Excellence Project has released to the public today! The project is designed to be a self-study tool and can be used as a complete process or in modular pieces: * [2]Phase 1: Assess: Get started by understanding where your organization stands. This phase allows you to learn more about good practices around accessibility. This phase includes newly redesigned ...Continue Reading

Research Study on Art Museum Unionization

September 30th 2022

Research Study on Art Museum Unionization Hello, I am seeking participants for a [1]research study at The Ohio State University to share their experiences in art museum unions. Please spread the word, and participate if you are eligible! Thank you,Amanda Tobin Ripley[2]tobinripley.1@osu.edu Unions survey recruitment.jpg \[\-\-UbmZ9EDADM_TMPsignatureDM_TMPUbmZ9EDA\-\-\] --------------------------------------------------------------------- Visit the [3]Museum-Ed Web site for progr ...Continue Reading

Education Specialist - Space Telescope Science Institute

September 30th 2022

Education Specialist - Space Telescope Science Institute Hi all, The Space Telescope Science Institute has [1] posted a position for an Education Specialist. Applications and further details at the link. We are looking for applications by October 14. Education Specialist I- #0006160 Space Telescope Science Institute Baltimore, Maryland Salary Range: $70,000 – $80,000 Description Are you passionate about communicating astronomy and enabling science learning? The Space Telescop ...Continue Reading

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