Author: Museum Studies Program

student kudos – museum studies minor

Kudos to…   Hannah Thoms, an undergraduate student in Anthropology, History, and Museum Studies, received the Terrence McDonald Award.  Terrence McDonald was the former Dean of LSA and is the current Director of the Bentley Historical Library.  The award was established by Honors alumnus, John...

Sept 20 – “Take Your Pick” exhibition selection – UM Museum of Art

UMMA invites Museum Studies Program students to an exclusive meet and greet with collector Peter Cohen, whose photographs are the subject of UMMA’s upcoming interactive exhibition Take Your Pick.  Take Your Pick invites you—the Museum’s visitors—to select photographs for our permanent collection.   What belongs in a permanent...

FAST Lecture Sept 12 – IPCAA in the Field

September’s FAST Lecture is entitled “IPCAA in the Field,” where three current IPCAA PhD students and candidates give short presentations on their own research from the past summer. This research is either separate or in conjunction with their summer excavation fieldwork and representative of...

Internship opportunity – Fellows Engagement Project (Art, Architecture and Engineering Library Special Collections, UM)

This Fellows Engagement Project will enlist the help of two students to develop an exhibition based on a growing collection of 20th-century house catalogs held in the Art, Architecture and Engineering Library Special Collections. The catalogs, which focus on residential construction in the midwest...

student kudos!

Kudos to…  Anna Minnebo, Anthropology major and museum studies minor student.  Anna was the recipient of this year’s Museum Studies Minor Award given by the Department of the History of Art.  Anna has worked in two campus museums, the Natural History Museum and the...