Sharing our Stories: The Role of Michigan Museums

October 17-19, 2017
Lansing


Concurrent Sessions


Wednesday, October 18

11:00-12:00

  • Event Rentals - A Balancing Act: Preserving and Protecting Your Historic Space (C)
  • Increasing Audience Diversity and Inclusion in your Museum—Create an Action Plan (H)
  • Student Papers
  • Digitizing a newspaper collection and bringing it to life (P)

  • The Artistry of Brewing a Signature Festival for the Museum and Community (P)
  • No Experience Necessary: How To Bring Change Through Strategy Development (H)
  • Working with Elected Officials  (H)

  • Inventories: How to Handle Undocumented Objects, Deaccessioning and Direct Care (H)

Thursday, October 19


11:00-12:15

  • Community Classroom Collaborations: a.k.a Field Trips (H)
  • Preserving History and Presenting Truths: Our Highest Calling? (C)
  • Making Our Work Visible: Outreach Related to Grant-Funded Work (P)
  • Sharing Our Stories: Oral Histories Beyond the Archive (H)

  • Traveling Exhibition Programs that Work (P)
  • Parenting in the Workplace (C)
  • Museums Advocacy Day: Speaking Out for Museums (P)
  • Curating Craftivism (P)



 The Michigan Museums Association is supported in part by an award from the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs and the National Endowment for the Arts.

 The Michigan Museums Association is supported in part by an award from the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs and the National Endowment for the Arts.

Michigan Museums Association 313-334-7643 PO Box 5246, Cheboygan, MI 49721 lcbrisson@michiganmuseums.org

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