Events

UPCOMING EVENTS

November 13, 2020
Museum Student Networking Event
Calling all current museum studies undergraduate and graduate students! Join us on Friday, November 13 for a Zoom networking event with fellow museum enthusiasts from museum studies and related programs! Learn what networking is all about and practice getting to know fellow museum students in rapid-fire rounds of speed networking! Free, but registration is required and limited to 100 participants BYOBeverage-of-choice.
Friday, November 13
7:30-9:00 p.m. ET
Zoom
Free, but registration required: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwpc-yurj8jG9THYezagFTjC6IJXyx8lDt9

Brought to you by the Institute of Museum Ethics at Seton Hall University and the department of Museum Studies at Baylor University. Hosted by Purple Cow Career and Talent Development.

PAST EVENTS

June 2020
Reddit MuseumPros Ask Me Anything 

May 2020
International Council of Museums (ICOM)

International Committee on Exhibition Exchange
Planned and facilitated webinar on ethical challenges faced by museums when engaging with migrants

May 2020
Webinar Series, Your Career in Transition
Presented in collaboration with the Mid-Atlantic Association of Museums (MAAM) and the Virginia Association of Museums (VAM).

  • Understand and Manage Stress During your Career Disruption
    With special guest, Wendy Luke, The HR Sage; co-editor, A Life in Museums: Managing your Museum Career
  • (Re)Discover your Strengths, Skills, and Passions
    With special guest, Marsha Semmel, leadership and strategic planning consultant, National Endowment for the Humanities; author, Partnership Power
  • Power Up your Personal Brand
    With special guests, Stephanie Fitzwater Arduini, Director of Education, Collections, and Exhibitions, American Civil War Museum, Richmond, VA; and Sheri Levinsky-Raskin, President, SJLR Solutions, New York, NY
  • Know your Network
    With special guest, Claudia Ocello, President and CEO, Museum Partners Consulting, Maplewood, NJ
  • Dive Deep into Job Postings
    With special guest, Wyona Lynch-McWhite, Senior Vice President, Arts Consulting Group, Boston, MA
  • Recraft your Résumé
    With special guest, Jose Ortiz, Chief Operating Officer, MoMA PS1, Queens, NY
  • Conquer your Cover Letter
    With special guest, Jose Ortiz, Chief Operating Officer, MoMA PS1, Queens, NY
  • Interview like a STAR!
    With special guest, Gail Anderson, President, Gail Anderson & Assoc., Santa Fe, NM

December 2019
International Council of Museums (ICOM)

International Committee on Exhibition Exchange
Facilitated webinar on emergency preparedness and disaster response.

October 2019
Mid-Atlantic Association of Museums Annual Meeting
Facilitated conference session, Managing Career Transitions.

March 2019
DC Emerging Museum Professionals
Facilitated workshop, Interviewing and Powering Up your Personal Brand.

November 2018
International Council of Museums (ICOM)

International Committee on Exhibition Exchange
Planned and facilitated webinar series on traveling exhibitions.

September 2018
American Association for State and Local History Annual Conference
Facilitated half-day forum on self-aware leadership, fostering leadership at all levels, and career transitions.

Summer 2018
Johns Hopkins University MA in Museum Studies Program
Taught online course, Exploring Museum Professions.

Summer 2018
The George Washington University Museum Education Program
Co-taught course, Museum Proposal Writing.

July 2018
Johns Hopkins University MA in Museum Studies Program
Facilitated online forum on interviewing.

July 2018
The George Washington University Museum Education Program
Facilitated Career Communication Workshop.

July 2018
Johns Hopkins University MA in Museum Studies Program, online
Facilitated online forum on mentoring.

Spring  through Summer 2018
Seton Hall University MA in Museum Professions Program
Facilitated half-day Museum Career Lab; 1:1 Student Career Coaching.

Summer 2018
The George Washington University Museum Education Program
Facilitated day-long Museum Career Lab; 1:1 Student Career Coaching.

March 2018
Johns Hopkins University Museum Studies Program
Facilitated online Workshop: (Re)Crafting your Résumé; conducted 1:1 Student Résumé Review.

March 2018
Virginia Association of Museums Annual Conference
Facilitated Career Clinics, 1:1 Coaching, and session, Powering Up your Network.