The Museum Studies program recently hosted a talk with Paul Morando, Chief of Exhibits at the National Museum of the United States Army. The museum, which is currently under construction in Fort Belvoir, VA, will be the first national museum for the U.S. Army as a whole. Mr. Morando discussed the funding, design, construction, and artifact acquisition process for the museum, which is expected to open to the public in 2020. The museum presents a narrative of the U.S. Army from […]
Dr. Michael Mendle will provide an introduction to Utopia and to the “Year of Utopia” – the activities, conversations, and events we can create in this flash community of the mind celebrating the 500th Anniversary of Thomas Moore’s seminal and enigmatic book. Sponsored by the College of Arts & Sciences and the Department of History. Wednesday, September 16, at 4:30 PM in room 205 Gorgas Library.