Member Spotlight:

Charissa

Charissa Ruth Freelance Educator

Charissa is currently working as a freelance educator at several institutions including the Intrepid Sea, Air, and Space Museum, the Cooper Hewitt Museum, and the Brooklyn Public Library. She enjoys having so many opportunities to work with such varied audiences and ages! She believes that museums and other cultural institutions are truly inspirational spaces for every kind of learner and she enjoys sharing all the wonderful things she is learning about and teaching about through her Instagram account @lookwhereyagoin. She is also a graduate from the Bank Street College's Museum Education Program and University of South Carolina Honor College's Anthropology Program. Charissa is the coordinator for the Freelancer Peer Group. 

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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