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Book Review: Museums Involving Communities: Authentic Connections

This review originally appeared in the Winter 2019 issue of History News. Book…


Coins, Coins Everywhere!

For some reason, and I still can't figure out why I did this, I made the…


Interpretation at Catered Events

Catered events have become an increasingly important part of the business…


Trial by Fire: The New Future of History Nonprofits

The American Academy of Arts & Sciences' Humanities Indicators (HI) project…


2015 AASLH Re-Cap: Criteria for Assessing Program Ideas

At the 2015 AASLH Annual Meeting, the Educators and Interpreters Committee…


AASLH Hosts Luncheon at AAM 2015

On April 27,  AASLH hosted a luncheon at the American Alliance of Museums…


Making the Most of Collections Queries

One of the newer (and upward trending) tasks I’ve acquired is the use of…


What I Look For In A Museum Visit

What I Look for in a Museum Visit is an on-going series in which museum…


The TAH Hangover

If you worked at a moderately sized history museum between 2001 and 2011 you…


Other Duties as Assigned: A Reflection on Museum Workplace Culture & Management

Since being named executive director six months ago, I’ve become more…