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We love sharing the exciting developments underway at the Museum Studies program. And, we are eager to find out what our alumni are doing. Drop us a line anytime to reconnect and share your updates, or complete our webform to Stay in Touch

Whether you're still on campus or on the other side of the world, we want you to stay connected to the Museum Studies program.  Our social media pages and Muse-L listserv make it easier than ever to stay in the loop.

Facebook
Museum Studies maintains an active presence on Facebook. Whether you're looking to catch up with old classmates or learn the latest from campus museums, you can do so without ever leaving the world's most popular social network.  Museum Studies on Facebook

LinkedIn
LinkedIn is a powerful networking tool, and Museum Studies has a group specifically for the purpose of allowing our diverse group of alumni to network with each other and more museum professionals. Museum Studies on LinkedIn


Twitter
Museum Studies regularly tweets news and information relating to the program, our students, and the museum world at large. @KUMuseumStudies

 

Muse-L ListServ
Muse-L serves as a forum for networking and discussion among students, faculty, staff, museum professionals, alumni and others.  All are welcome to share messages with the list about events, job announcements, grant opportunities, calls for papers, and other topics of interest related to museum work.  To subscribe to Muse-L, send an email to listproc@ku.edu with the subject line blank and "subscribe MUSE-L your name" in the body of the message.


Read the latest MUSE News!

Find out what KU's Museum Studies Program and our alumni are up to:

September 2017 Newsletter
January 2017 Newsletter
 

 

Museum Events

Day After Thanksgiving Program: Magic Marbles
Friday, November 24 | 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
The National Museum of Toys/Miniatures, 5235 Oak St. Kansas City, MO
It’s a day of marble magic with fun for the entire family. Explore the museum’s special exhibit Playing for Keeps: The VFW Marble Tournaments, 1947-1962, and try your hand at “knuckling down” during a marble lesson. Then, pick out your own marble and turn it into a piece of wearable art to take home with you. Included with museum admission.

 

Global Film Festival
Thursday, November 30 | 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.
Spencer Museum of Art, Rm. 309, 1301 Mississippi St.
Curated by first-year students, the Global Film Festival features four films exploring ideas in Spencer Museum exhibitions. This film is presented in conjunction with the exhibition Power Clashing: Clothing, Collage, and Contemporary Identities. The film will be announced on the Museum’s website.

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