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May professional development courses on and a new instructor

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May professional development courses on and a new instructor
by Brad Bredehoft - Thursday, 23 April 2020, 10:01 PM

Museum Study has 4 courses starting May 4

Rebecca Newberry will lead her Storage Techniques course

Anne M. Young will lead the Rights & Reproductions 1: Intro to IP and Licensing Best Practices course

Due to high demand Robert Waller's Intro level Assessing Risk to Cultural Property course will run again

John Veverka's will lead the Interpretive Planning for Historic Homes and Gardens course

For more information on upcoming courses visit our schedule page.

Museum Study is pleased that Anne W. Ackerson is joining our distinguished faculty

Anne W. Ackerson is a former history museum director, director of the Museum Association of New York, and director of the national Council of State Archivists. She is currently an independent consultant to cultural and educational nonprofits, specializing in leadership, governance, and management issues.

With Joan H. Baldwin, she is the co-author of Leadership Matters: Leading Museums in an Age of Discord, a book examining history museum leadership for the 21st century (now in its second edition); and Women in the Museum: Lessons from the Workplace. Anne is also a co-founder of the Gender Equity in Museums Movement (GEMM), which is focusing its recent efforts on education, advocacy, and policy development around pay equity, salary transparency, and sexual harassment in the museum workplace.

She will be leading the course Leading Together: Working for and With Your Board of Trustees beginning August 3, 2020.

For more information about Anne and the course she will be leading visit our website at