Improving History Work: Collaboration Continues to Matter

Before there was an American Association for State and Local History, many…


A Tale of Two Strategic Plans: Setting Realistic Goals at the Chemung County Historical Society

Once again, the Chemung County Historical Society (CCHS) has begun a strategic…


Webinar: What is Developing History Leaders @SHA?

Developing History Leaders @SHA (formerly the Seminar for Historical…


Leadership Matters at Every Level

I wasn’t the typical student in the most recent Leadership and Administration…


Using Data to Allocate Time: How Visitor Research Maximizes Resources

If you work at a museum or historic site, you undoubtedly have a never-ending…


Can Women Educators Have it All?

I really enjoy the Leadership Matters blog by Joan Baldwin and Anne Ackerson.…


Start 2016 on the Right Foot: Endorse & Share the Value of History Statement

The first few days of the year are a time for reflection and re-focusing our…


Peabody Essex Museum Receives $750K Grant to Expand Native American Fellowship

The Boston Globe reported this morning that the Peabody Essex Museum (AASLH…


Call For AASLH Leadership Nominations

AASLH is entering a new era.  We are refocusing our programs and services to…