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Changing How They See

The Brooklyn Children’s Museum is decolonizing its collection with the help of local…

Bolstering Vaccine Confidence

Pensacola MESS Hall met the community where it was to demonstrate the power of her…

ENACTing New Voices

The Ohio History Connection is linking emerging new American leaders with community resources, networks, and civic education to empower their c…

From the President and CEO: Coming Together Again

The AAM team has been working hard to design a thoughtfully planned meeting that takes full advantage of this pivotal moment. Museums are at a turning point where we must make foundational …

Tearing Down Barriers

With “SubSpace,” the Museum of Science, Boston is creating a more inclusive environment by pushing the boundaries of theater, technolog…

Point of View: Understanding Next-Gen Funders

How can museums thrive in the next era of private cultural ph…

Enriching Connections

The Robert F. Smith Center for the Digitization and Curation of African American History is uncovering family stories and capturing community…

Measuring Up

A new national study is quantifying the social impact of …

Point of View: The Relational Museum

This article originally appeared in the March/April 2022 issue of Museum magazine, a benefit of AAM membership. Museums have potential as placemakers to support and strengthen their …

From the President and CEO: Museums Matter

This article originally appeared in the March/April 2022 issue of Museum magazine, a benefit of AAM membership. We just concluded one of my favorite events of the year—Museums Advocacy Day! …

A Time of Transformation

A special edition of the Culture Track research initiative provides an update on how audiences are…

Beyond the Walls: Demonstrating the social impact of museums is critical to their success.

There is a widely held view within the museum sector that visitors’ personal experiences with museums make a positive difference to society. But, overall, the evidence to support this view …
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Category: Industry Advertorial
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Contact Senators Today and Advocacy at #AAM2022

Category: Advocacy Alert
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With Strategic Focus, TikTok Creates New Opportunities for Cultural Institutions to Inspire Critical Thinking and Constructive Dialogue

Category: Alliance Blog
In September of 2021, TikTok surpassed one billion users, making it the fastest-growing social media app. The video-sharing platform allows users to post short-form videos, which are then …

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