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Recent Posts by American Alliance of Museums

What the Midterm Elections Mean for Museums

Advocacy Alert – November 12, 2018 What the Midterm Elections Mean for Museums Were you as gripped by the midterm elections as we have been? Following the Nov. 6 elections, the Alliance is …

Small Museums Go Big

Category: Small Museums
The November/December 2018 issue of Museum magazine focuses on small museums. We asked our Small Museum Administrators Committee to submit some examples of small museums doing innovative or …

AAM Spotlight: Wesam Mohamed, Curator at Ministry of Antiquities, Egypt

Category: Global Thinking
Through support from the Getty Foundation, Wesam Mohamed was able to attend the 2018 AAM Annual Meeting in Phoenix, AZ. Hear about her journey as a museum professional and how the …

Tell Congress – Cosponsor the Museum and Library Services Act of 2018!

Category: Advocacy Alert
Advocacy Alert – October 3, 2018 Reauthorization of IMLS Now Underway in Congress The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) is the primary federal agency responsible for …

Great News – $2 Million Increase for IMLS Signed into Law Today!

Category: Advocacy Alert
Great News! $2 Million Increase for IMLS Signed into Law Earlier today the president signed into law the fiscal year (FY) 2019 Labor-HHS-Education and Defense appropriations package that …

Participate in National Voter Registration Day on 9/25!

Category: Advocacy Alert
Participate in National Voter Registration Day on 9/25! Did you know that AAM is one of more than 3,000 National Partners of National Voter Registration Day? This important initiative works …