Museum Studies Program Blog

MSP Director featured in UM Record!

Museum Studies Program Director, Carla Sinopoli, was featured in today’s issue of the University Record.  “Museums rank near the top of what institutions Americans trust to provide honest information. Because of this trust factor, museums can deal with climate change, race, lots of interesting issues...

November 17 – Museums at Noon presentation

Museums at Noon presentation by Amanda Respess (PhD candidate, Anthropology and History) “Narrative and Nationalism: Islamic Science in American Museum Practice” This talk examines the historical context of the acquisition of Islamicate scientific objects and their inclusion in American collections and exhibitions, which have...

Alumni kudos!

Kudos to… Gina Konstantopoulos (MSP10)  Gina recently finished the second year of a post-doctoral fellowship at the Institute for the Study of the Ancient World, where she had the opportunity to work in the Near Eastern Art department at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.  From...