Only 3 weeks to the CAM/Glasgow Museums Symposium!

Taking it to the Streets May 14-16, 2014 Scotland Street School Museum, Glasgow Museums are increasingly concerned about enhancing their benefit to society on many levels. Join colleagues from more than 20 countries in a discussion of effective community engagement in museums and museum engagement in communities. From collaboration with community members to develop exhibitions and programs that extend the reach of the museum beyond four walls throughout the community, to sharing authority in ...Continue Reading
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Hello from Glasgow

Hello! I am Rachel Erickson, the new CAM intern working at Glasgow Museums in Glasgow, Scotland. I've been in Glasgow for two months now and it’s time I introduced myself. I am from Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, and I graduated with my MA in Museum Cultures from Birkbeck, University of London. I worked for several years at the Winnipeg Art Gallery, where I gained most of my museum experience so far, primarily in public programming. I am here in Glasgow to help organize CAM’s 40th Anniversary ...Continue Reading
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Join CAM in Celebrating the Queen’s Baton Relay

The Queen's Baton Relay was launched on October 9, 2013 and over a period of 288 days the baton will visit 70 nations and territories, cover 190,000 kilometres. It will finish its journey at the Opening Ceremony of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland on July 23, 2014. CAM would like to include museums of the Commonwealth in this tradition leading up to our own Triennial Symposium – Taking It To The Streets - which will be held in Glasgow in May 2014. Is your museum on the Baton route? ...Continue Reading
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