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Trans Inclusion: Shedding light on gender transition and inclusion in the workplace.

This article originally appeared in the September/October 2019 issue of Museum magazine, a benefit of AAM membership. Transgender people are a lot more common than you might imagine: recent …

Searching for Truffles: History Nebraska is using curiosity to grow staff capacity and enrich the museum experience

Inspiring Success: Why and how The Henry Ford developed its leadership program

No Stone Left Unturned: How the Oakland Museum of California is practicing equity and inclusion.

Ceding Authority and Seeding Trust

Discomfort in Learning: Museum audiences react to decolonizing practices.

Hiding In Plain Sight: An exhibition showcasing America’s obsession with Native American iconography aims to start a new conversation.

Time for New Norms: Museums must address their systemic inequities if they want to be truly inclusive—and relevant—institutions.

Flies in the Buttermilk: Museums, Diversity, and the Will to Change

Brace for Impact: Utah is conducting a pilot study to show the social impact of the state’s museums.

Nothing Ventured…:The San Diego Natural History Museum’s internal venture fund is encouraging experimentation and growth.

Museopreneur: How museums are leaping into new business models with entrepreneurial spirit

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Day 3: A Visit from the Authorities

Category: Center for the Future Of Museums Blog
This is the third installment of a “diary of the future” I wrote a decade ago, exploring what the world might be like in 2019. My story takes place in a scenario created by the Institute …

Meet the Facing Change Senior Diversity Fellows

Category: Facing Change
Only nine short months have passed since AAM began its initiative Facing Change: Advancing Museum Board Diversity & Inclusion, which provides training, support, and resources to help …

Praise Be to AARP

Category: Ad Summa: Museums and Creative Aging
One of the many benefits of advanced age is that one can become a member of AARP, the American Association of Retired Persons. But despite the name, the word “retired” seems to be losing …