AAAM Opportunities

AAAM Launches Regional Leadership Conversations
AAAM Launches Regional Leadership ConversationsJanuary 31, 2020AAAM recently launched a new Regional Leadership Conversation Initiative on Thursday, April 9. On Friday, April 17, the Association hosted web-based regional conversations for executive leaders of African American museums across the country. The sessions took place throughout the month of April and will continue until June with each regional cohort starting at 2:00pm (Eastern StandardRead More
Advocacy Alert: Urge Congress to Include Museums in COVID-19 Relief
Advocacy Alert: Urge Congress to Include Museums in COVID-19 ReliefNovember 15, 2019The U.S. Congress is currently considering COVID-19 (coronavirus) relief and economic stimulus legislation, and likely will consider additional economic relief proposals in the future. The Association of African American Museums (AAAM) is engaged in this rapidly developing situation, including in coalition with our partners in the broader nonprofit community. AAAM recently joined the American AllianceRead More
Summer Graduate Student Workshop Opportunity
Summer Graduate Student Workshop OpportunityOctober 22, 2019Constructing the Public Realm & Bliss Symposium Award: Spatial Inequalities and Segregation in the American Urban Landscape May 17–June 6, 2020 | Intensive 3-week workshop, focusing on the public realm and the design and construction of public landscapes, for PhD and MLA candidates. Applications are due March 15, 2020. The Garden and Landscape Studies Graduate Workshop—for PhDRead More