Museums & News

The following links are related to what is happening in museum news and current events. If there is a resource you do not see here that was on this page, please contact me here.

  1. Medium, “Can the Museum Workplace Be More Human?”: https://medium.com/@robertjweisberg/can-the-museum-workplace-be-more-human-5bc91d5bce20
  2. The New York Times Archive, “Dear Museumgoer: What Do You Think?”: http://www.nytimes.com/1992/12/20/arts/dear-museumgoer-what-do-you-think.html?smid=tw-share
  3. The New York Times, “In an Era of Strife, Museums Collect History as It Happens”: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/10/01/arts/design/african-american-museum-collects-charlottesville-artifacts.html
  4. NBC, “Students at National Air and Space Museum to Speak with Space Station Astronaut”: http://www.nbc12.com/story/36422873/students-at-national-air-and-space-museum-to-speak-with-space-station-astronaut#.WdJY2a1AgeE.twitter
  5. Washington Post, “Lin-Manuel Miranda comes to Washington–with lessons from the era of Hamilton”: https://www.washingtonpost.com/powerpost/lin-manuel-miranda-comes-to-washington–with-lessons-from-the-era-of-hamilton/2017/09/12/63064b94-976d-11e7-82e4-f1076f6d6152_story.html?utm_term=.60ede5535f84
  6. The Atlantic, “The Museum of Colonialism: The man—and the empire—that made the British Museum”: https://www.theatlantic.com/science/archive/2017/09/hans-sloane-british-museum/539763/?utm_content=buffer23efb&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer
  7. Washington Post, “‘The American War’: Ken Burns never wanted to do another war documentary. Then he found Vietnam.”:  https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/act-four/wp/2017/09/18/the-american-war-ken-burns-never-wanted-to-do-another-war-documentary-then-he-found-vietnam/?utm_term=.cad5e02e81ee
  8. ArtNews, “Alice Walton Creates Art Bridges, a Foundation That Supports Exhibitions of American Art”: http://www.artnews.com/2017/09/13/alice-walton-creates-art-bridges-a-foundation-that-supports-exhibitions-of-american-art/?utm_content=buffer6f383&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer
  9. AASLH, “AASLH President and CEO’s Address 2017”: http://blogs.aaslh.org/aaslh-president-and-ceos-address-2017/
  10. NPR, “When Hurricane Irma Closed Schools, Florida Museums Stepped In”: http://www.npr.org/2017/09/18/551897368/when-hurricane-irma-closed-schools-florida-museums-stepped-in
  11. Helping the attractions community after Harvey: https://themedreality.wordpress.com/2017/09/01/helping-the-attractions-community-after-harvey/
  12. American Alliance of Museums Shares Resources, Calls for the Field to Support Museums Ravaged by Hurricane Harvey: http://www.aam-us.org/about-us/media-room/2017/american-alliance-of-museums-calls-for-the-field-to-support-museums-ravaged-by-hurricane-harvey
  13. Museum Trustee Association, “The Deaccessioning Debate Is Not Going Away”: http://www.museumtrustee.org/tips-for-trustees/the-deaccessioning-debate-is-not-going-away

 

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