Museum Studies Program Blog

Alumni kudos!

Kudos to…  Katie Raff (MSP05) served as the primary author of curatorial entries as well as general editor of the newly published scholarly catalogue, Roman Art at the Art Institute of Chicago.  It is the Institute’s most in-depth publication to date on an area...

MSP12 alumni at AAM conference

Marisa Szpytman (Registrar, Detroit Institute of Arts) and Julie Feldt (Educatio Coordinator, Adler Planetarium) ran into each other at the American Alliance of Museums national conference in May and share the work they are doing in the field of museums.

Museum Week is coming!

#MuseumWeek is an international online event celebrating and showcasing all things from cultural institutions over 7 days, 7 themes, 7 hashtags! It will provide an opportunity for them to share and discuss their special passions with the public on social networks, using hashtags dedicated...

Alumni kudos!

Kudos to…  Alison Byrnes (MSP06) who became the Academic Specialist for Southeast Asian Studies at the International Institute at the University of Michigan this past winter.

May 18 – International Museum Day!

Did you know that there is an international museum day?!  There is!  This day is an occasion to raise awareness on how important museums are in the development of society.  ICOM Advisory Committee organises the theme of this event that, given the high number...