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Making it all about Them: the New Bedford Whaling Museum High School Apprenticeship Program

Category: Leadership
Each year AAM’s Education Committee (EdCom) Professional Network recognizes outstanding museum educators and supporters, programs and resources that exemplify excellence. The 2018 Award of …

Museopunks Episode 31: Are Museums “Safe Spaces for Unsafe Ideas?”

Category: Influence of Museums
Since the mid-1990s, it has been received wisdom that museums are, or should be, “safe spaces for unsafe ideas.” But is this true? Are museum safe spaces? And do they really deal in unsafe …

Call for Applications: Aroha Fellowship for Museums & Creative Aging

Category: Center for the Future Of Museums Blog
Last week the Alliance launched the search for our first senior fellow. With the generous support of Aroha Philanthropies, this individual will spend two years advancing the work of museums …