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Weekly Jobs Listing

Posted by Amanda Gustin on April 30, 2011 in jobs listings |

Here’s our listing of all the jobs posted this week – quite a few as I play catch-up. As always, jobs are kept current on their own announcements page. Adult Programs Manager [Brooklyn Museum]BROOKLYN MUSEUM POSITION Description: Adult Programs Manager DEPARTMENT: Education Division, Brooklyn Museum RESPONSIBILITIES: The manager of Adult Programs develops and implements creative […]

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Cleanup Day at Chesterwood

Posted by Amanda Gustin on April 29, 2011 in events |

I can’t be the only person who thinks this sounds like a ton of fun, right? If anyone is interested in going, comment here or email me and I’ll coordinate rides. Volunteers Needed! Please join us for a Volunteer Clean Up Day at Chesterwood in Stockbridge, MA on Saturday, May 21st , 2011 from 9:30 […]

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Celebrate the Royal Wedding at the Spellman Museum

Posted by Amanda Gustin on April 28, 2011 in events |

The Spellman Museum of Stamps and Postal History in Weston, Massachusetts is celebrating the royal wedding with a special exhibit of stamps commemorating British royal weddings. The museum will also be toasting the royal couple on their wedding day, April 29, with sparkling grape juice and free British stamps for all young visitors. The exhibit […]

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Upcoming NEMA Workshops

Posted by Amanda Gustin on April 27, 2011 in professional development |

Direct from NEMA and hot off the presses: NEMA’s Professional Affinity Groups provide you with timely, valuable workshops that address the challenges you face. Take charge of your professional development and join your New England colleagues at one of NEMA’s upcoming workshops or networking events. Register today as space is limited. Workshops are open to […]

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Exhibit Opening: Capturing Community

Posted by Amanda Gustin on April 26, 2011 in events |

The exhibit opening for Capturing Community: Farming, Fishing, and Canning in New England is just two weeks from today! So the answer to the question, hm, I wonder what I’m doing on Tuesday, May 10, from 5:30 to 8:00 p.m. is “I’ll be at the Tufts University Art Gallery, eating good food, listening to a […]

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The Pitfalls of Non-Profit Accounting

Posted by Amanda Gustin on April 25, 2011 in forum not temple, potpourri |

So sorry for going dark for a little while – it’s been an eventful few weeks for your industrious blogger. We’ll be back to regular posting this week. As always, if you have any suggestions for posts or would like to contribute by guest posting, please email me: amanda.gustin[at]tufts[dot]edu. If you’ve seen the news lately, […]

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Free Webinar from NEDCC: Risk Assessment for Disaster Planning

Posted by Amanda Gustin on April 13, 2011 in professional development |

NEDCC (that’s the New England Document Conservation Center) is celebrating May Day and Preservation Week by offering a great free webinar about risk assessment and disaster planning. Here’s what they say about it: NEDCC is offering a free introductory webinar on Risk Assessment for those who are beginning to work on a disaster plan or […]

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Save the Date – Opening Reception for “Capturing Community”

Posted by Amanda Gustin on April 13, 2011 in events |

Save the Date: Opening Reception of Capturing Community: Farming, Fishing, and Canning in New England Tufts University Art Gallery, Aidekman Arts Center Tuesday, May 10, 5:30 – 8:00 pm, and with a gallery talk by Markham Starr at 6 pm Black-and-white photographs by Starr document dairy farming in Connecticut, trap fishing off the coast of […]

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Where is Spring?

Posted by Amanda Gustin on April 11, 2011 in potpourri |

Today, I have the pleasure of introducing another new voice to the blog. Maryam Keramaty is finishing up her certificate in museum studies this spring. Her post captures what all of New England feels about this time of year – where is spring? Maryam journeyed to the Museum of Fine Arts in hopes of an […]

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Museums in the News – The April Showers Roundup

Posted by Amanda Gustin on April 10, 2011 in museums in the news |

Welcome to our weekly museums in the news roundup! Maine museum to get newly discovered 1840s murals (Rufus Porter Museum and Cultural Heritage Center, Brigton, Maine) 9/11 families don’t want remains underground at 9/11 museum (National 9/11 Memorial and Museum, New York, New York) Mississippi lawmakers approve new civil rights museum (proposed museum, Jackson, Mississippi) […]

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Atlas Versus The Cherry Tree: Museums, The Nation, and the World

Posted by Amanda Gustin on April 8, 2011 in events, free resources, professional development |

Great event coming up this Thursday at Harvard – check it out! (Hat tip to Tufts instructor Rainey Tisdale for letting us know!) April 14, 2011 4:15 to 6:00pm Weil Town Hall, Belfer Building (Lobby Level) Harvard Kennedy School of Government Atlas Versus The Cherry Tree: Museums, The Nation, and the World Check out their […]

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Spaces still open in AASLH’s Project Managment for History Professionals Workshop

Posted by Amanda Gustin on April 6, 2011 in free resources, professional development |

Heads up, Tufts – this is an AMAZING workshop, and there are still spaces left. I attended the session in Atlanta at the beginning of March, and it was a useful, practical, and ridiculously fun intro to the world of project management. I’ve already taken skills that I learned in the workshop back to my […]

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Musuems and the World: Whose Story Is It?

Posted by Amanda Gustin on April 4, 2011 in forum not temple, professional development |

This is an absolutely amazing-looking forum coming up on Thursday, April 14. Those of you who are not in Rainey’s Material Culture class should absolutely check it out – and please write about it for the blog! *** On April 14 2011 The Northeastern University Humanities Center will host seven leading museum professionals, philosophers and […]

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Museums in the News: The Roundup Thought This Was Spring?

Posted by Amanda Gustin on April 3, 2011 in museums in the news |

Welcome to our weekly museums in the news roundup. Italy offers to share disputed statue with Getty Museum (Getty Museum, Los Angeles, California) Castle museum shows why Charlie Brown was a real winner (Castle Museum, Santa Rosa, California) Selfridge Military Air Museum gets new displays (Selfridge Military Air Museum, Harrison Township, Michigan) Waterworks Museum offers […]

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Making the Most of What You Have – NEMA Workshop

Posted by Amanda Gustin on April 1, 2011 in professional development |

The registration deadline for this very interesting, very useful NEMA workshop is next Monday, so run to the website now to sign up! *** The Membership, Development, PR and Marketing Professional Affinity Group Presents: Best of Times, Worst of Times: Making the Most of What You Have Tuesday, April 12, 2011 9:30 am – 4:00 […]

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