Museum Studies Program Blog

Looking for a fun elective?

Consider MUSEUMS 498 Section 2: Developing Exhibitions for the UM Bicentennial This course will provide students with the opportunity to research, develop content for, and design museum exhibitions on topics related to the University of Michigan’s upcoming bicentennial. Through this course, students will have...

Alumni kudos!

Kudos to Christopher Berk (MSP07) whose visiting anthropology position at Auburn University in Alabama was extended for a second year.  This Fall he will be teaching Introduction to Anthropology and Anthropology of Global Studies courses.  His article, This Exhibition is About Now: Tasmanian Aboriginality at...

Great news for Michigan Science Center!

The Michigan Science Center has received a wonderful donation from Toyota.  The Japanese automaker announced on Thursday a $1.44 million gift — the largest single donation to the center — to upgrade an experiential theater that aims to entice middle school-aged children (and their...