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Leah Golubchick Manager, Middle and High School Programs American Museum of Natural History (YI)

Leah Golubchick is the Manager of Middle and High School Programs at AMNH, where she has worked for nearly a decade, and is currently serving her second year on the Board of NYCMER. This year, she is excited to lead the Advocacy Committee for the Board and will continue to push for progressive programming that prioritizes museum worker's empowerment and museums as sites of social conscience. She is also completing her second year of NASTM's Informal Educators Fellowship, where she is researching the application of Trauma Informed practice on Museum Education. 

Leah has taught at museums across the city including the Brooklyn Museum, the Children's Museum of Manhattan, the Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum, and in informal science programming in NYC schools. She also was an intern for one very humid summer at the Smithsonian's National Folklife Festival.

She is a graduate of Bank Street Leadership in Museum Education program, speaks Spanish, and loves to travel and try new foods. Follow her on twitter @LeahGolubchick.

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Exhibitions and Interpretation Peer Group Meeting

Where: The Milling Room
446 Columbus Avenue
New York, NY

When:6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Workshop Organizer: Exhibitions and Interpretation

Date: Tuesday, October 29

Time: 6:30 PM

Location: The Milling Room (446 Columbus Ave)

RSVP: Tori Lewis (

Sit down and chat over snacks with your E&I peers. Our topic for the month will be Relevance in Museums, inspired by Nina Simon’s book The Art of Relevance, available entirely for free online ( What is relevance? How well are we serving our local communities, and how can we make the content and presentation of exhibits and interpretation more relevant to our neighbors?

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