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Sarah

Sarah Burroughs Educator, Family & Community Programs Specialist Turtle Back Zoo

Sarah Burroughs is an Educator at the Turtle Back Zoo in Essex County, NJ specializing in Family & Community programming where she started a grant supported Family Nature Club with a partnering organization. She also volunteers as a board member and officer for two local nonprofits and performs remote freelance work regarding evaluations, program development, interpretation design, and social media marketing.
 
Sarah has earned a B.S. in Zoo Science, M.A. in Museum Education. To complete her Masters she performed original research studying collaboration and education methods between informal institutions and their communities, entitled Conserving Our Urban Nature: Encouraging Environmental Empathy in Community-Based Education Programs. Sarah has worked for numerous institutions in NYC, NJ, DE, PA, and OR. 
 
You can connect with her on LinkedIn.

Monday, May 22, 2017

SOLD OUT: 2017 NYCMER Conference- Inclusivity: From Within and Beyond

Where: School of Visual Arts
209 E 23rd St
New York, New York

When:9:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Workshop Organizer: NYCMER

 

The 2017 NYCMER Conference will be held on May 22, 2017 at School of Visual Arts.

 

Register now to join the converstion.

- $90 for Members

- $100 for Non-members

 

This year's conference will feature:

Keynote conversation with Amy Bartow-Melia, MacMillan Associate Director for Audience Engagement at the National Museum of American History, and Laura Huerta Migus, Executive Director at the Association of Children’s Museums. Moderated by Esther Jeong, Diversity Business Partner at Google.

 

27 sessions and 10 poster presentations on a variety of topics including: access, internships, programming, school and community partnerships, technology, evaluation, curriculum development, and more! Download a PDF of the conference agenda and session descriptions here or view our schedule online.

 

Opportunities to network with friends and colleagues at poster sessions, peer group meet-ups, and opening/closing receptions.

 

Conference Day Information

Please visit this document in order to maximize your conference experience. 

 

Access

NYCMER is committed to providing opportunities for all of our members to participate in our programs and engage with one another. The SVA Theatre is ADA compliant and provides listening devices upon request. 

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