Archive for September, 2015

UMFA Selects Museum Educator for Prestigious Kress Foundation Fellowship

UMFA Selects Museum Educator for Prestigious Kress Foundation Fellowship

. September 4, 2015

Salt Lake City – The Utah Museum of Fine Arts (UMFA) at the University of Utah is pleased to announce that Emily Izzo has been named the Museum’s 2015-16 Kress Interpretive Fellow. The Museum was recently awarded a major $30,000 grant from the Samuel H. Kress Foundation to fund the one-year position. Izzo is currently […]

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Freedom Center Announces Extended Run of Diversity In Baseball Exhibition

. September 4, 2015

CINCINNATI, OH — The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center announced today the extended run of the popular exhibition highlighting baseball’s game changers, Diversity in Baseball, now open through September 26. The immersive exhibit celebrates players who have broken barriers and changed the game, making it more inclusive and reflective of America’s diverse make-up. The extension […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Heritage Award to honor Ethel and John North

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Heritage Award to honor Ethel and John North

. September 1, 2015

At its September 12, 2015 Boating Party fundraising gala, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum will be presenting the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Heritage Award to the Honorable John C. North II, and his wife, Ethel. The award recognizes individuals who have made significant contributions to the preservation of the cultural and maritime heritage of the […]

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October 1 brings Annual Oyster Crawl to Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum St. Michaels

. September 1, 2015

Fordham Brewing Company and the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum are presenting the 2nd Annual St. Michaels Oyster Crawl on Thursday, October 1 for a limited number of participants. The 4-7 pm. event features a “From Seed to Shuck: Exploring Chesapeake Oyster Farms” program at CBMM, followed by a walking tour of historic St. Michaels for […]

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