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Upcoming Workshops

March 4 & 18, 2014 Museum Storage Wars - Designing Creative Collections Storage on a Budget Historic Odessa Foundation
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March 11 & 25, 2014 Creating a Communications Plan
Hagley Museum & Library
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April 14 & April 28, 2014 Archealogy Workshop
Historic Stenton
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For a list and registration information on our upcoming professional workshops, please visit our Sustaining Places website. Sustaining Places is our IMLS grant funded project, in collaboration with our partner, the Tri State Coalition of Historic Places.

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Museum Studies SWAT

Are you interested in learning more about hosting a January SWAT team at your site? Please email us for a self-nomination form, and details.

What is SWAT?

Each year during the winter break, MSST program director Dr. Kasey Grier leads a group of students to small museum for two weeks of hands-on experience. Projects include inventorying, cataloging and rehousing items. Students follow up these activities with detailed reports outlining thier work and providing recommendations for future collections management activities.

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