Attracting Latino Audiences: What Are You Doing?

The Latino population in the United States is growing at a rapid pace, but…


Small Museums, Big Impact!

At AASLH’s 2010 Annual Meeting in Oklahoma City, Small Museums Committee (SMC)…


Exhibit Label Basics

Museums are about teaching and learning in different ways.  People learn at…


“… or a building full of old stuff” – Part IV

The school tours are the biggest yearly program for the museum. The museum…


"... or a building full of old stuff" – Part III

Over time it became clear that we could use a little help. We’re in a town of…


Smell: A Catalyst for Conversation

Good, bad, and ugly, all of us have strong memories tied to smell (sadly, the…


“… Or a building full of old stuff” – Part II

By the way, we still have the “vintage” olive oil can, but it’s now in a back…


“… or a building full of old stuff.”

The blog below is the first of several postings by Gene Bering. I asked him to…


Exhibitions of Student Art

I bet all of us can remember having some art work or writing piece we did as a…


From the Visitor’s Perspective

While I have to confess that I don’t read a whole lot of blogs, I always…