Here’s a recap of our Affiliate news makers since January 1, 2017. If you have a clipping that highlights a collaboration with the Smithsonian or with a fellow Affiliate, or a clipping that demonstrates leadership in education, innovation, and arts/culture/history/science you would like to have considered for the Affiliate blog, please contact Elizabeth Bugbee High Desert […]
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Here’s a recap of our Affiliate news makersÂ in October.Â If you have a clipping that highlights a collaboration with the Smithsonian or with a fellow Affiliate, or a clipping that demonstrates leadership in education, innovation, and arts/culture/history/science youâ€™d like to have considered for the Affiliate blog, please contactÂ Elizabeth Bugbee Birmingham Civil Rights Institute (Birmingham, AL) Birmingham […]
Congrats to these Affiliates on their recent accomplishments. Funding Mystic Seaport announced today it has received a $1 million gift from the Thompson Family Foundation to support the Thompson Exhibition Building, the Museumâ€™s first new exhibition building in more than four decades. The Thompson Building opened to visitors on September 24, 2016.Â The Thompson Family Foundationâ€™s […]
Is the Smithsonian in your neighborhood? Probably so! These Affiliates are bringing the Smithsonian to communities across the U.S. in November! Georgia From Clay to Copper: The Story of the Etowah Valley, a new exhibition at the Tellus Science Museum, includes 64 Native American artifacts and minerals from the National Museum of Natural History, in […]
Congrats to these Affiliates on their recent accomplishments! Funding The Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) announced grants for 206 museum projects totaling $21,149,000, including the following Affiliate initiatives: Historic Annapolis (Annapolis, MD) Award: $150,000.00 Historic Annapolis will design, fabricate, and install the proposed exhibition, “A History of Annapolis in 99 Objects.” The exhibition […]
Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor (Honolulu, HI) Civil Geeks: Aviation Museum Tackles Astronomy Adjacent to the World War II fighter jets at the Pacific Aviation Museum is a classroom not many visitors know even exists. The facility is used for student groups usually interested in aviation and flight simulators but lately the museum is going […]
In 46 states, Puerto Rico, and Panama, there are over 200 Smithsonian Affiliate organizations all working together to preserve our heritage, expand knowledge, and inspire learning.
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