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Kira Lacks Assistant Director of College Events Teachers College, Columbia University

Kira Lacks is the Assistant Director of College Events at Teachers College, Columbia University. Previously, she was the Public Programs Manager at the American Museum of Natural History. Kira has over ten years of program experience producing educational activities for the visiting public in order to highlight temporary exhibitions, enhance community access and increase visitorship. Her focus is on content development of public events with particular expertise in logistical and operational planning. 

Kira holds a B.A. in Art History and Education Studies from Brandeis University, and a M.P.S. in Arts and Cultural Management from Pratt Institute. She has served as the NYCMER Vice President, and is the current Treasurer.

Saturday, November 3, 2018

NoMAA's annual Technical Assistance Institute

Where: Alianza Dominicana Cultural Center
2410 Amsterdam Ave, New York, NY 10033
New York, New York

When:9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Note: Program includes breakfast & lunch as well as panels

Workshop Organizer: NoMAA (Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance)

NoMAA's Technical Assistance Institute: Arts, Community and Equity Professional development & networking for the creative and civic-minded Keynote: Rocio Aranda-Alvarado Moderator: Alicia Grullón Coordinator: Charlie Vázquez Social Media Partner: Museum Hue Panels: -Technology: Bridges to New Engagement with Marco Castro Cosio, Lisa Daniell, Carlos Jesus Martinez Dominguez and Monica O. Montgomery -Women on the Frontlines with Blanka Amezkua, Minerva Diaz, Juanita Lanzo and Yelaine Rodriguez -Gentrification and Cultural Preservation with Tomie Arai, LaTasha N. Nevada Diggs, Edwin Pagan and Adrián “Viajero” Román -The Arts as Healing Practices with Nancy Bruning, Dominic Dupont, Marcus Smalls and Curtis D. Young

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