Events

Public programs facilitate dialogue between academics and professionals, informing scholarship and strengthening practice.

Multiple day conferences, year-long colloquia, individual lectures, “conversations” between individuals, hands-on workshops, and Museums at Noon talks featuring our graduate students all contribute to the remarkable richness of MSP offerings.

Video recordings of some MSP lectures are archived for viewing in our Media Gallery.

Virtual Open House for prospective students

The Museum Studies Program invites students enrolled in any graduate program at the University of Michigan to apply for the Fall 2023 cohort.  This multidisciplinary graduate certificate program draws on ideas from the arts, humanities, natural and social sciences, and technology and provides countless...

Experiment|Experience: Campus Art Museums in the 21st Century

U-M Museum of Art, Helmut Stern Auditorium 525 S. State St., Ann Arbor, MI

Please join us for a Museums Studies panel discussion! Experiment|Experience: Campus Art Museums in the 21st Century  Panelists: Christina Olsen - Director, Museum of Art, University of Michigan Maurita Poole - Director, Newcomb Art Museum, Tulane University Anne Goodyear - Director, Museum of Art, Bowdoin...