October 29, 2012
The Museum of Anthropology will be closed Wednesday, November 7 through Friday, November 9, while the museum staff attends the Southeastern Museum Conference Annual Meeting in Williamsburg, VA.
Museum Educator Tina Smith will present “Just Ask: A Conversation Between Museum Leaders and the Blind Community About Accessibility” with Michael Hudson, director of the Museum of the American Printing House for the Blind in Louisville, KY.
Registrar and Collections Manager Kyle Bryner will present “In the Aftermath of Putting Collections Online: True Stories of What Happens Next” with representatives of the Kentucky Historical Society, the Lauren Rogers Museum of Art, and the Speed Museum of Art.
Director Stephen Whittington will moderate the session “Sustainability in Academic Museums” with panel members from the Reeves Center at Washington & Lee College and the McKissick Museum at the University of South Carolina.
The Museum will be open on its regular schedule (10:00am to 4:30pm) on Saturday, November 10.