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Registration for MAAM Annual Meeting now open! We are divided as a nation—politically, socially, culturally. But museums are one place where Americans can come together—to learn, to think, …
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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 …

American Alliance of Museums Empanels Education Task Force

Category: Press Release
The Alliance has empaneled a task force to examine whether educational philosophies should be articulated as one of the  core documents that museums maintain to ensure professional …

Labor Pains at the Children’s Discovery Museum of San Jose

Category: Financial Sustainability
One might think that a new restaurant chain called “Now Hiring” has opened in urban centers across the nation. Especially in the Bay Area, the blessing of “full employment” has become a …