Author: Museum Studies Program

New book by past MSP presenter

In 2010, Nina Simon, author of The Participatory Museum, presented a lecture as part of our Reimagining Engagement series.  Nina has just written The Art of Relevance  which explores how mission-driven organizations can matter more to more people. The book is packed with inspiring examples, rags-to-relevance...

For new museum professionals

Students and alumni just entering the professional museum field might want to take at the National Emerging Museum Professionals website.    For those in the Detroit area, think about attending the upcoming happy hour at the Museum of Contemporary Art.  Details can be found...

Administrative/Project Specialist – Institute for Museum and Library Services (Washington, DC)

Are you passionate about museums? This is your opportunity to be involved with national-level work related to museums and cultural institutions. The Office of Museum Services at IMLS is looking for an Administrative/Project Specialist  —someone who is extremely organized, very proficient with technology, loves to...

It’s Museum Week!

Happy Museum Week 2017!  Be sure to follow #MuseumWeek and @museumweek this week in particular for fascinating information about the world of museums.  You can also check out the Museum Week website.