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We love sharing the exciting developments underway at the Museum Studies program. And, we are eager to find out what our alumni are doing. Drop us a line anytime to reconnect and share your updates, or complete our webform to Stay in Touch

Whether you're still on campus or on the other side of the world, we want you to stay connected to the Museum Studies program.  Our social media pages and Muse-L listserv make it easier than ever to stay in the loop.

Facebook
Museum Studies maintains an active presence on Facebook. Whether you're looking to catch up with old classmates or learn the latest from campus museums, you can do so without ever leaving the world's most popular social network.  Museum Studies on Facebook

LinkedIn
LinkedIn is a powerful networking tool, and Museum Studies has a group specifically for the purpose of allowing our diverse group of alumni to network with each other and more museum professionals. Museum Studies on LinkedIn


Twitter
Museum Studies regularly tweets news and information relating to the program, our students, and the museum world at large. @KUMuseumStudies

 

Muse-L ListServ
Muse-L serves as a forum for networking and discussion among students, faculty, staff, museum professionals, alumni and others.  All are welcome to share messages with the list about events, job announcements, grant opportunities, calls for papers, and other topics of interest related to museum work.  To subscribe to Muse-L, send an email to listproc@ku.edu with the subject line blank and "subscribe MUSE-L your name" in the body of the message.


Museum Events

Kenneth Spencer Research Library North Gallery Grand Reopening
Thursday, September 7 | 3 p.m.-4:30 p.m.: 15-minute tours of North Gallery, 4 p.m.: Brief remarks
Kenneth Spencer Research Library, 1450 Poplar Lane
University of Kansas campus

Fall 2017 Applied Humanities Workshop with N.Y. Nathiri
Friday, September 15 | 4 p.m.-5:30 p.m.
Hall Center for the Humanities Conference Room
Nathiri is executive director of of the Association for the Preservation of the Eatonville Community (P.E.C.). P.E.C. is a 501(c)(3) founded in 1987 and based in Eatonville, Florida, the hometown of Zora Neale Hurston. P.E.C. hosts the annual Zora Neale Hurston Festival of Arts and Humanities; The Zora Neale Hurston National Museum of Fine Arts (The Hurston); and a host of year-round programs for pre-K through 12. Nathiri is a professionally trained librarian and an award-winning preservationist.

Teacher Appreciation Night
September 28 | 4 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
The Truman Presidential Museum
500 W. U.S. Highway 24
Independence, MO
More than 20 museums across the region will be present to help teachers craft lessons and offer their resources. Free to all educators.
 

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