Museum Studies Program Blog

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. ...

Alumni kudos!

Kudos to… Marc Levitt (MSP08) who presented at last year’s Society of American Archivists meeting on a panel entitled, “Embedded Archivists—Exploring New Depths in Teaching with Primary Sources,” and will present at this year’s upcoming Society of American Archivists meeting.  Marc will be moderating and...

Alumni kudos!

Kudos to… Monica Patterson (MSP07) has recently begun a new position at Carleton College as Head of their Graduate Diploma in Curatorial Studies, a one-year interdisciplinary program designed for current MA and PhD students who wish to integrate curatorial training into their degree programs, or international and professional...

Alumni kudos!

Kudos to… Helen Dixon (MSP07) begins a new position, as Assistant Professor of Religion in the Department of Biblical Studies, at Wofford College in Spartanburg, SC. She has recently coordinated a symposium on the theme of “Working with Cultural Objects and Manuscripts” in Helsinki. Helen...

Alumni kudos!

Kudos to… Olga Khroustaleva (MSP05) who continues to work with Google, though is now working in Munich where she leads a team responsible for designing products that deal with trust and privacy.