Category: Alumni

Posted on May 27th, 2024 in Alumni, Student Work by jachigg

BY KIERRA ANDERSON As we are getting closer to the finish line and to graduation, many of us are dealing with a mix of feelings of being nervous and stressed just trying to get all assignments completed. Making sure you are on track to graduate is a job all on its own. For many of …

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Posted on May 20th, 2024 in Alumni, Student Work by jachigg

BY JENNI MOTT Greetings! I am thrilled to embark on this new chapter of my journey as an emerging museum professional, eager to dive into the vibrant world of museums, art, and immersive experiences. As I step into this role, I find myself brimming with anticipation for the opportunities and challenges that lie ahead. While …

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Posted on May 6th, 2024 in Alumni, Student Work by jachigg

BY DANIELLE THOMAS Hi there! My name is Danielle Thomas and I am a recent graduate of the Museum Studies Master’s program at IUPUI – soon to be IU Indianapolis. I am from Peru, IN originally. I moved to Muncie after high school to attend Ball State University where I graduated with my Bachelor’s in …

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Posted on May 16th, 2023 in Alumni, Public Scholarship, Research, Student Work by Laura Holzman

Cheers to our newest class of Museum Studies MAs! Our graduating students have curated exhibits with local and international institutions, studied hidden health hazards in museum collections, developed strategic plans with museum partners, evaluated multiple exhibits and public programs in Central Indiana, helped repatriate meaningful objects to the communities where they belong, and more – …

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Webinar screen shot featuring a slide that says "Museum 9 to 5: What a way to make a livin'!"
Posted on May 12th, 2023 in Alumni, Events, Student Work by Laura Holzman

The 2023 graduating cohort of Museum Studies MA students organized a panel discussion about labor and labor equity in museums and related fields. Panelists: Jamillah R. Gabriel (MSTD MA ’16), Critical Pedagogy Research Librarian, Harvard University Martha Morris,  Associate Professor Emerita, George Washington University Anna Smyrl, Museum Assistant, Historical Museum at Fort Missoula; Secretary, Historical Museum at Fort …

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Posted on May 16th, 2021 in Alumni, Research, Student Work by Laura Holzman

Last week we celebrated our amazing graduating class of 2021. Explore each graduate’s portfolio below and learn more about their work! Rouba Al-Aseer Summer Alaniz Allison Baker Madeline Baker Alisha Beard Karen Breece Gabriel Cruz Andrew Darragh Lorna Dawe Ross Edelstein Emily McAvoy Reed Meece Kelly Pendleton Monica Ramsey Jan Reabe Josef Renton Molly Reynowsky …

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