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Upcoming events

    • 02 Oct 2020
    • 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM (CDT)
    • Zoom
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    Join your colleagues, Steven Hoffman (Southeast Missouri State) and Lara Kelland (UMSL) for an discussion on education and collaboration opportunities in the state for museum studies, public history and historic preservation.

    MAMA would like to thank the Missouri Humanities Council for its support of MAMA's programming.

    (After registering, you will receive a Zoom link and passcode.)

    • 21 Oct 2020
    • 2:00 PM (CDT)
    • 24 Oct 2020
    • 12:00 PM (CDT)
    • ZOOM online platform
    • 90
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    As with most things in 2020, MAMA is "pivoting" with its conference. This year, it will be virtual and be held Oct. 21 -24 with a combination of live and pre-recorded sessions.

    Wednesday afternoon: Keynote and MAMA Membership Meeting

    Thursday morning (10:00-12:00): sessions

    Thursday afternoon (TBA): virtual tour

    Friday morning (TBA): virtual tour

    Friday afternoon (2:00-4:00): sessions

    Saturday morning (9:00-11:00): sessions

    There will also be a couple of opportunities for socializing and having conversations with your fellow museum and archives professionals.


    Sessions include:

    An Ordinary Man, An Extraordinary Journey: President Harry Truman; Mark Adams; Truman Library

    Vocal Historians, Activated Humans: Navigating the Politicized Dynamic of the Past in the Present; Dr. Laura Burnhamm; Missouri Historical Society

    Preserving and Digitizing Photo Albums and Scrapbooks; Sara Holmes and Noah Durham; National Archives and Records Administration, Preservation Programs at St. Louis

    “Missouri Women: Suffrage to Statecraft”: A Collaborative Exhibition Bridging Past, Present, Future; Ms. Nicole Johnston, Dr. Jean Parsons, and Dr. Joan Stack; Missouri Historic Costume and Textile Collection, University of Missouri and State Historical Society of Missouri

    Expanding Our Toolbox – Ways Educators and Non-educators can engage their Students, Communities, and Visitors; Ryan Leimkueler; Morse Department of Special Collections, Kansas State University

    Economic Impact of Museums and Greenspaces on Community and COVID-19’s Impact on Them Now and in the Future; Eric Moraczewski and Dion Brown; NMBL Strategies

    The Missouri: Heart of the Nation Art Collection as Artifact, Archive, and Living Laboratory; Kristin Swain; School of Visual Studies, University of Missouri

    Digitizing Missouri’s German Heritage; Caitlin Yeager, Missouri Humanities Council

    The Modern-Day Speakeasy: Reigniting Student Interest; Shelby Catalano, Denise Chappell, Ellen Thieme; Society of American Archivists at University of Missouri, Student Chapter

    Hidden Histories: How Some Stories are Erased from Museums, Archives, and Historical Narratives (and How to Overcome these Barriers); Dr. Amber Clifford-Napoleone and Student Panel; University of Central Missouri

    (Sessions are in no particular order. A schedule with days and times will be available by the end of September.)


Past events

16 Sep 2020 MAMA Colleague Conversation
26 Aug 2020 MAMA Colleague Conversation
19 Aug 2020 Telling Your Organization's Story: Basics of Advocacy
12 Aug 2020 MAMA Colleague Conversation
05 Aug 2020 Show Me Missouri Museums and Archives
29 Jul 2020 MAMA Colleague Conversation
22 Jul 2020 Show Me Missouri Museums and Archives: History Museum on the Square - "Birthplace of Route 66"
15 Jul 2020 MAMA Colleague Conversation
08 Jul 2020 Show Me Missouri Museums and Archives: Truman Presidential Library and Museum preview of renovation
05 Jun 2020 MAMA Meet-up: Harnessing the Power of Museums and Archives to Create Transformative Conversation about Race
03 Jun 2020 MAMA Wednesday Webinar: Native American Collections in Museums: NAGPRA Basics
29 May 2020 MAMA Meet-up
27 May 2020 MAMA Wednesday Webinar: "Pests in the Pants, Holes in the Hats: Identifying and Managing Pests in Collections"
22 May 2020 MAMA Meet-up
20 May 2020 MAMA Wednesday Webinar: Caring for Paper-Based Collections (including re-opening considerations)
15 May 2020 MAMA Meet-up: focus on re-opening, pt. 2
08 May 2020 MAMA Meet-up: focus on re-opening
06 May 2020 MAMA Wednesday Webinar: Low-Cost Textile Solutions: Making Storage Better
22 Apr 2020 Sowing Seeds: Developing a Traveling Exhibit on Missouri Agriculture
15 Apr 2020 The Relevance of History in the Time of Covid-19
08 Apr 2020 "Managing Volunteers Online: Tips from the Missouri State Archives"
17 Oct 2019 2019 Annual Meeting "Wonder and Sustainability"
26 Aug 2019 Fall Internship Host Site
29 May 2019 Summer Diversity Internship
16 Apr 2019 Sharing Community Stories: Storytelling and Effective Interpretation in Exhibits
19 Oct 2018 Building Blocks -- 2018 Annual Meeting
22 Aug 2018 Every Museum is a Stage - Docent Training Workshop Afternoon Session
22 Aug 2018 Every Museum is a Stage - Docent Training Workshop Morning Session
06 Apr 2018 Digitization Workshop
27 Oct 2017 Making a Difference -- 2017 Annual Meeting
26 Oct 2017 Mini-workshop session #2: Activities Design in the Museum
26 Oct 2017 Mini-workshop session #1: How to Hack
22 May 2017 Preservation and Handling of Papers and 3D Objects
21 Oct 2016 Preserve. Innovate. Connect. Annual Meeting in Association with the Missouri Humanities Council
23 Oct 2015 "Cultural Recovery: Role of Museums and Archives" Annual Meeting in Association with the Missouri Humanities Council
24 Oct 2014 Bailing Wire and Bubblegum: Annual meeting in association with the Missouri Humanities Council)
11 Oct 2013 "Community and Collaboration": Annual Meeting in association with the Missouri Humanities Council
19 Oct 2012 "Telling Missouri's Stories": Annual Meeting in association with the Missouri Humanities Council
16 May 2012 Partnership for Missouri Heritage Collections Workshop -- St. Joseph
10 May 2012 Partnership for Missouri Heritage Collections Workshop -- Cape Girardeau
18 Apr 2012 Partnership for Missouri Heritage Collections Workshop -- Columbia
11 Apr 2012 Partnership for Missouri Heritage Collections Workshop -- St. Charles
10 Apr 2012 Partnership for Missouri Heritage Collections Workshop -- Springfield
14 Nov 2011 Building a Meaningful Collection
01 Jun 1990 1990 Annual Meeting

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