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Perspectives

Perspectives from the FIeld

Perspectives from the Field is a platform for the members of our community to share just that - their perspectives. If you are interested in authoring a blog post, please contact us! You can also view our archive of previous blog posts on Google's Blogspot platform.

As museum professionals, publicity is a constant challenge. Social media offers potential to reach new audiences by leveraging our current network...

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If you missed the webinar this week on Digital Storytelling, here is your chance to view it at your leisure. Thank you to Codex for sharing this...

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If you've checked out VAM's new website, you've seen our visually appealing site that's streamlined and friendly to use. The homepage now takes...

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Posted By Crystal Douglas Nothing can harm the integrity of a museum if it is rooted in authenticity. Over the past century, The Valentine has...

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Posted By Dana Metheny Recently in the museum field, there has been an uptick in professional discussions about turning to an interactive,...

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Posted By Dana MethenyUpdated: Thursday, August 3, 2017 Conferences are fun, there’s no doubt! We all enjoy social networking, meeting new...

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Posted By Dana MethenyUpdated: Thursday, July 27, 2017 Part of the sheer joy of being a professional is gathering a collection of knowledge and...

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Posted By Mike Potter We all know that museums need to be entertaining in order to educate and inspire, so why not combine a dinosaur park with a...

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Posted By Jessica Turner One might assume that you’d quickly run out of interpretive content in a museum dedicated to the 1927 Bristol...

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Posted By Mary Massie Thomas Jefferson designed his octagonal villa at Poplar Forest as a personal retreat. At Poplar Forest, Jefferson was able to...

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Posted By John Forsythe The National D-Day Memorial, dedicated by President Bush on June 6, 2001, pays tribute to the Allied Forces who took part...

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Posted By Bill ObrochtaUpdated: Thursday, January 5, 2017 We are pleased to present a new theme within our Perspectives from the Field blog,...

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