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Excite, Build, Consider: A Structure for Open and Honest Feedback in Project Development

One challenge we’ve all probably faced in collaborative program and exhibit development/design is creating a space for open and honest feedback. We know candid feedback is crucial for …

A National Collaboration Unites Black Museums in Celebration of Juneteenth

What I Learned in a Year of Writing “Museums and Creative Aging: A Healthful Partnership”

How the Delaware Art Museum is Centering Community Voices in Interpretive Planning

The Top 10 Most Anticipated Events at #AAM2021

Pivoting to Virtual Field Trips and Education Programs: Advice from The Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum

Looking Within: AAM’s Internal DEAI Work

Virtual Programs for Children—What Do Parents Want Now?

Sign of the Times: Museums Become Vaccine Clinics

Inviting Engagement: Front-of-House Workers Become Online Content Creators

How a New Era of Volunteer Programs Is Embracing Diversity, Equity, Accessibility, and Inclusion

Empathy Interventions: Mia Experiments with Cultivating Empathy in Museum Visitors

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The next COVID scenario: Delta Force

Category: Center for the Future Of Museums Blog
The near term future is looking much brighter than it was in March 2020, when I published my first set of scenarios exploring how the COVID-19 pandemic might play out. While the death toll …

FY 2022 Appropriations & Invite Congress to Visit Your Museum

Category: Advocacy Alert
Advocacy Alert – June 16, 2021 Urge Your Representative to Support the Office of Museum Services (OMS) As reported in our last Alliance Advocacy Alert, the Alliance continues its …

Considerations for Face Mask Policies

Category: COVID-19
Support Free COVID-19 Resources for the Field: These resources have been taken out from behind the member paywall to make them free and accessible for all. The current crisis is taking a …

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