Museum Studies Program Blog

Alumni kudos!

Kudos to… Caroline Braden (MSP13), Accessibility Coordinator at The Henry Ford.  Caroline recently coordinated a Sensory Friendly Saturday event at Greenfield Village for families of children with autism spectrum disorder.  Details of the event can be found here.

Alumni kudos!

Kudos to…   Emily Kutil (MSP12) has been granted funding for a great project to explore the history of Detroit.  In her own words, “An idea that I submitted for the Knight Arts Challenge, Black Bottom Street View, is getting funded.  The Burton Historical...

Alumni kudos!

Kudos to…  John Kannenberg (MSP10) and his Museum of Portable Sound have had some tremendous successes.  The museum was profiled in the February issue of the Museums Association Journal (see attached).  Its permanent collection material has been expanded.  The museum recently opened an Education...

Alumni kudos!

Kudos to Courtney Cottrell (MSP 12) who assisted with  Ancestral Women Exhibit: Wisconsin’s 12 Tribes this past fall at the Center for the Visual Arts in Wausau, WI.  In this exhibit, award-winning jacquard weaver, Mary Burns, honored womens’ journeys by creating their portraits in jacquard weavings. ...