Affiliates are well-positioned to build a bridge between the local experiences of their own communities and the national heritage preserved and displayed at the Smithsonian. Working together, we strive to reach larger audiences with stories that stimulate curiosity and inspire learning.
As summer heats up, so too do Affiliate accomplishments! The Michigan State University Museum (East Lansing, Michigan) received a new grant from the Asian Cultural Council, New York City, to establish a partnership between the Michigan State University Museum and Yunnan Nationalities Museum, in Kunming, China. The $12,000 grant is aimed at creating new resources […]
Special thanks to our Smithsonian Affiliations summer intern Lisa Hung (University of California, Irvine) for participating in the Smithsonian’s EdLab Teacher workshops in order to share her experience with us. Here, Lisa reflects on what participating in these workshops meant to her.Â She looks up and directs her attention to the front of the room, […]
https://affiliations.si.edu/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/HungPersonal1-300x200.jpg200300Elizabeth Bugbeehttps://affiliations.si.edu/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/si_Affiliations_rgb_horizontal_color_preview-300x72.jpegElizabeth Bugbee2012-07-17 10:00:102017-03-10 17:50:11Mission Possible: Bridging the Gap
Smithsonian Announces Director for Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service and Smithsonian Affiliations