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American Alliance of Museums to Launch National Museum Board Diversity and Inclusion Initiative

Category: Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Multi-year project backed by $4 million in grants from The Andrew W. Mellon, Alice L. Walton, and Ford Foundations ARLINGTON, VA – January 15, 2019 – The American …

New Year, New Congress! Two Opportunities to Connect with Your Legislators

Category: Advocacy Alert
Looking for ways to connect with the new Congress? We’ve got tools you can use today! On Thursday, January 3 the 116th Congress was officially sworn-in to office. As noted in …

Congratulations Museum Advocates – House Passes Reauthorization of IMLS!

Category: Advocacy Alert
Advocacy Alert – December 20, 2018 Victory for Museum Advocates! House Passes Reauthorization of IMLS Museum advocates scored a major victory last night when the U.S. House of …

5 Questions on the New Equity and Inclusion Statement at the Science Museum of Minnesota

Category: Diversity, Equity, Accessibility, and Inclusion
Earlier this year the Science Museum of Minnesota unveiled a new Statement on Equity and Inclusion. We recently asked Kim Ramsden, director of communications for the museum, how this …

Last Chance to Pass IMLS Reauthorization This Year, Please Contact Your Representative Today!

Category: Advocacy Alert
Advocacy Alert – December 17, 2018 Last Chance to Pass IMLS Reauthorization This Year, Please Contact Your Representative Today! IMLS Reauthorization Current Status Critical …

Registration Now Open for Museums Advocacy Day 2019 Feb. 25-26!

Category: Advocacy Alert
Advocacy Alert – December 10, 2018 Registration Now Open for Museums Advocacy Day 2019 Feb. 25-26! Plus Important Legislative Action Item Below A new Congress convenes in 2019, facing …