Museum Studies Program Blog

Museum Studies minor open house – Nov 11

Interested in museums, science centers, or zoos?  Considering a career as a curator, collections manager, preparator, exhibit designer, or museum educator?  If so, consider joining the upcoming open house to learn about the museum studies minor. Wednesday, November 11 at 1:00 pm Wednesday, November...

Alumni kudos!

Kudos to…  Christopher Berk (MSP07) edited a special issue of Cultural Dynamics that was recently published. The issue was titled “The Intimate Workings of Culture,” and Christopher contributed an article (Navigating Cultural Intimacy in Tasmanian Aboriginal Public Culture) and co-wrote the introduction with a...

Reimagining Detroit’s Museum and Cultural District

In its Midtown district, Detroit boasts a concentrated set of high-powered cultural institutions. Clustered around the DIA, they include the Detroit Historical Museum, The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, the Michigan Science Center, and the Detroit Public Library. In recent years,...