Symposium Schedule

Sunday February 16, 2020

The Wooly, 20 N. Main St.

 

5:00pm-8:00pm   Welcome party

Screening Hidden Lives Illuminated

Monday February 17, 2020

Smathers Library Room 100

 

8:30am                Registration

9:00am                Welcome 

9:30am-10:30am Keynote Kaywin Feldman, Director, National Gallery of Art

 

10:30am-10:45am  Break

10:45am-12:00pm

Defining Museums Today

Jodi McCoy

Democratizing the 21st century Museum: From being for somebody to being for all 

Ena Heller

A Model for a Constituent Museum

Yulia Tikhonova

In conversation with the ICOM definition of MUSEUM

Porchia Moore

12:00pm-1:00pm  Lunch provided onsite by our generous sponsors

1:00pm-1:30pm    Lightning Talks

Trauma on Display: Exhibiting Difficult History

Kaitlyn Hof-Mahoney

 

Satisfaction is key: Volunteer motivation factors in an art museum

Sarah Graves 

 

Holistic Storytelling: Reimagining Virtual Reality for Accessible User Experience at Historic Sites and Museums 

Laken Brooks

3D Printing Grenada Petroglyphs

Brittany Mistretta and Jonathan Hanna

1:30pm-1:45pm

Uncomfortable History at SCAD Museum of Art

Ethan Krezner

1:45pm-2:30pm    PopUp Museum in Smathers Lobby presented by FLMNH

2:30pm-3:45pm

A New Role for Museums in the 21st Century

Doug Jones 

Interpreting the Impact of Sea Level Rise in Historic Coastal Communities: The Resilient Nantucket Model

Marty Hylton and Marygrace Kennedy 

3:45-4:00pm         Break

4:00pm-5:00pm  Keynote Sean Kelley, Senior Vice President and Director of

Interpretation, Eastern State Penitentiary

5:00pm                 Closing remarks 

6:00pm-8:00pm   UF Museum Studies 20th Anniversary Celebration

Florida Museum of Natural History

Tuesday February 18, 2020

Smathers Library Room 100

 

8:30am                 Registration

9:00am                 Welcome 

9:15am-10:15am   Keynote Joanne Jones-Rizzi, Vice President of Science, Equity, and 

Education, Science Museum of Minnesota 

10:15am-10:30am  Break

 

10:30am-11:30am

Pop-Up Museum: Connect People to Nature Where They Are

Darcie MacMahon 

 

Museum on the road

Carmem Beatriz de Paula Henrique 

 

Reimagining Docent Education: Inclusive Gallery Teaching and Community Building 

Emily Hogrefe-Riberio and Callan Steinmann

11:30am-12:15pm

Creating Openings for Authentic Museum-Community Collaborations in

University Classrooms

Carissa DiCindio 

 

Museum as Stage: Opening Doors through Oral History Performance 

Eric Segal and Jeffrey Pufahl

12:15pm-1:30pm    Lunch provided onsite by our generous sponsors

1:30pm-2:30pm Keynote Laura Lott, President, American Alliance of Museums (AAM)

2:30pm-4:30pm

Museum Methods at the University of South Florida: Transforming Museum Practice at the Undergraduate Level

Vivian Gornik and Michelle Assaad 

Museum Studies in Transition: Responding to External and Internal Challenges

Greg Stevens, Suse Anderson and Haitham Eid 

Creating a Radical Pedagogy for the Future of Museums

Briley Rasmussen and Porchia Moore 

4:30pm                Closing remarks 

UF Museum Studies 

20th Anniversary

Museums Challenge

A Symposium for Transformative Practice

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Museums Challenge

Feb. 16-18,

2020