Archive for February, 2018

Winter brings progress to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s Edna Lockwood restoration

Winter brings progress to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s Edna Lockwood restoration

. February 22, 2018

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Shipyard Manager Michael Gorman reports much work has been done over the winter on the log-hull restoration of Edna E. Lockwood. Queen of CBMM’s historic fleet of Chesapeake boats and a registered National Historic Landmark, the 1889 log-bottom bugeye is the last of her kind and set for re-launch at CBMM’s […]

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Museum of Flight Announces New Flight Training and University Scholarships

Museum of Flight Announces New Flight Training and University Scholarships

. February 21, 2018

SEATTLE – The Museum of Flight’s Boeing Academy for STEM Learning proudly announced it will award scholarships in pilot flight training and college education for high school age students. The Museum will offer college scholarships for up to $29,500 annually for four years, and flight training scholarships for up to $10,000. The Museum’s Vice President […]

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PAULA HAYES NAMED THE BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART’S FIRST LANDSCAPE ARTIST IN RESIDENCE

PAULA HAYES NAMED THE BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART’S FIRST LANDSCAPE ARTIST IN RESIDENCE

. February 20, 2018

BALTIMORE, MD – The Baltimore Museum of Art (BMA) today announced it has named visual artist and landscape designer Paula Hayes as its first Landscape Artist in Residence. In this role, Hayes will develop the overall creative direction of the museum’s physical environment for the next two years, reengaging audiences with the institution’s landscape through […]

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National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Announces John & Francie Pepper Freedom Lecture Series

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Announces John & Francie Pepper Freedom Lecture Series

. February 20, 2018

CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center will host the John & Francie Pepper Freedom Lecture Series with Dr. Nikki Taylor on Thursday, March 1 at 6:00 p.m. The John & Francie Pepper Freedom Lecture Series connects the public with award-winning authors, historians and thought-leaders, discussing themes on history, race, culture and modern […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum announces Expand your Horizons lecture series

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum announces Expand your Horizons lecture series

. February 20, 2018

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s Academy for Lifelong Learning and Talbot County Public Schools are partnering to host U.S. Naval Academy Professor Miles Yu, Ph.D. as the inaugural speaker in their new, “Expand Your Horizons” lecture series. U.S. – Chinese Geopolitics: Culture, Commerce, and Security kicks off on Wednesday, March 7 and continues March 21, […]

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