Category: News & Publications

Alumni kudos!

Kudos to… Alison Vacca (MSP09), an Assistant Professor of History at the University of Tennessee.  She has two recent publications:  “The Fires of Naxčawan” in Le Muséon, and a book titled Non-Muslim Provinces under early Islam, released in 2017.

MSP16 members assist with Rackham workshop

The Rackham workshop, Making Sensory Ethnography (MSE), offers a collaborative and interdisciplinary space for students, faculty, and professionals to showcase unfinished projects and discuss the process of experimenting with ethnographic methods, forms, and content.   The workshop convenes around the prefix sensory as a...

Sept 29 -Museums at Noon presentation

Growing Protocols: Documenting the Collaborative Process within the Heritage Seeds for Sustainable Lifeways Project   Collaboration between museums and Native American communities has overwhelmingly centered on either museum exhibitions or legally-mandated processes such as those based on the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation...

Alumni kudos!

Kudos to… Aimee VonBokel (MSP08) who was recently featured in the St. Louis American on a course she taught at Washington University called “Decoding Historic Landscapes,” discussing the enmeshed relationship between real estate and racism.

Museums at Noon fall schedule

Museums at Noon (previously called brown bags) is our afternoon series of presentations by students and museum professionals discussing their current projects in the world of museums.  Join us at noon in the UM Museum of Art auditorium for any of these diverse presentations. ...