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Joseph O'Neill

Joseph O'Neill is the content coordinator for the American Alliance of Museums.

Recent Posts by Joseph O'Neill

The Top 10 Most Anticipated Events at #AAM2021

Category: Annual Meeting
One of the benefits of hosting a virtual conference, as AAM is doing with the continuation of the 2021 Annual Meeting & MuseumExpo on June 7-9, is that it introduces a bunch of new …

Viva La Vida: Creative Aging at the National Museum of Mexican Art

Category: Museums and Aging
Like many of the museums that have discussed their creative aging work for our “Museums and Aging” series, the National Museum of Mexican Art participates in Seeding Vitality …

The Top Ten Alliance Blog Posts of 2020

Category: Alliance Blog
If 2019 was a “whirlwind year,” 2020 was a full-blown tornado. Forces that had been gathering speed in the museum field—like growing emphases on digital content and diversity, equity, …

The Shifting Sands of Excellence: A Q&A with Accreditation Leaders

Category: Accreditation
One of AAM’s closest-watched programs is Accreditation, the flagship program on a continuum that measures and confers excellence, giving museums an external seal of credibility which …

How Will Museums Haunt Us This Halloween?

Category: Public Programming
If you’re up for an extra dose of eeriness in this already odd year, you’re in luck! Halloween is imminent, and even in a pandemic museums have plans to mark the occasion. …

Pandemic-Friendly Ideas for Welcoming Immigrants and Refugees to Your Community

Category: Community Engagement & Impact
Welcoming Week is an annual event from Welcoming America that seeks to unite recent immigrants and refugees with longer residents in communities. Along with other organizations of all …

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