Students

Amanda Burkhart, KU Museum Studies Program student

B.A. in Art History from the University of Missouri-Kansas City

Kelly Burns

Received a B.S. In Elementary Education from Emporia State University.

Kristyn Crossley

Graduated from the University of North Texas in 2014 with a B.A. in Integrative Studies. Graduated from the University of North Texas in 2015 with MLS in Archival Studies and Imaging Technology.

Brandon Daake, KU Museum Studies Program student

B.A. in History and B.S. in Historic Preservation from Southeast Missouri State University

B.S. in Marine Biology from the University of California-Santa Cruz

Kelli Gamel

Graduated from Baker University in December 2015 with a B.A. in History and a minor in Religious Studies.

Katie Gove, KU Museum Studies Program student

B.A. in Anthropology and Political Science with a minor in Museum Studies from Luther College

Meghan Grizzle, KU Museum Studies Program student

B.A. in Anthropology from the University of Wyoming

Mallory Harrell, KU Museum Studies Program student

B.A. in History from Kansas State University

Jessica Heck

Graduated from the University of Nebraska Lincoln in 2013 with a B.A. in History and Anthropology.

Joy Hyatt

Graduated from Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio, with a B.A. in Art History, with modern and contemporary art as her focus

Kelby McCaughey

Graduated from Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau, Missouri with a B.S. in Historic Preservation.

Conner Mulkey, KU Museum Studies Program student

B.A. in Art History from the University of Oklahoma

Jackie Porcello, KU Museum Studies Program student

B.A. in History from San Jose State University

Alexis Ray

Graduated from Emporia State University in 2015 with a B.A. in History and a minor in Ethnic and Gender Studies.

Katelyn Trammell, KU Museum Studies Program student

B.S. in History and Anthropology from the University of Central Arkansas

Alyson Wilkins

Graduated with a B.A. in Anthropology and a minor in Spanish and Geographic Information Systems from the University of Iowa in 2016.

Jessica Young

Graduated from The Ohio State University in 2014 with a B.A. in History and a minor in Religious Studies. Graduated 2016 from University of Utah with an M.A. in History.


Museum Events

Kenneth Spencer Research Library North Gallery Grand Reopening
Thursday, September 7 | 3 p.m.-4:30 p.m.: 15-minute tours of North Gallery, 4 p.m.: Brief remarks
Kenneth Spencer Research Library, 1450 Poplar Lane
University of Kansas campus

Fall 2017 Applied Humanities Workshop with N.Y. Nathiri
Friday, September 15 | 4 p.m.-5:30 p.m.
Hall Center for the Humanities Conference Room
Nathiri is executive director of of the Association for the Preservation of the Eatonville Community (P.E.C.). P.E.C. is a 501(c)(3) founded in 1987 and based in Eatonville, Florida, the hometown of Zora Neale Hurston. P.E.C. hosts the annual Zora Neale Hurston Festival of Arts and Humanities; The Zora Neale Hurston National Museum of Fine Arts (The Hurston); and a host of year-round programs for pre-K through 12. Nathiri is a professionally trained librarian and an award-winning preservationist.

Teacher Appreciation Night
September 28 | 4 p.m.-6:30 p.m.
The Truman Presidential Museum
500 W. U.S. Highway 24
Independence, MO
More than 20 museums across the region will be present to help teachers craft lessons and offer their resources. Free to all educators.
 

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