Membership Advisory: Government of Alberta 2017 Budget
The AMA has released its summary of the Government of Alberta's
2017 - 2018 Budget, which was presented on March 16, 2017.
Read it Here
Museums @ the Mic Episode Five Now Available: Disaster
Lessons from New Zealand: Part Two
In this episode, Sarah Murray, Curatorial Manager at the
Canterbury Museum in Christchurch, New Zealand discusses the
reopening of the Canterbury Museum following the 2010 and 2011
earthquakes. The Canterbury Museum is working to help the
Christchurch community heal by providing interpretation for the
recent quakes through a permanent exhibit, Quake City, and a
temporary exhibition Hearts for Christchurch.
Social Responsibility Workshop Open for Registration
This workshop will be hosted by The Peace River Museum,
Archives, and Mackenzie Centre, as the 2016 recipient of the Robert
R. Janes Award for Social Responsibility.
This one day workshop will explore how museums can establish
reciprocal relationships with like-minded organizations in order to
build a stronger, more respectful community.
Nominations Open for the Sovereign's Medal for Volunteers
The AMA, in partnership with the Canadian Museums Association
(CMA), is thrilled to introduce the Sovereign's Medal for
Volunteers to recognize the dedication and commitment of volunteers
to their communities.
An Official Canadian Honour, the Governor General of Canada's
Sovereign's Medal for Volunteers is part of the Canadian
Honours System. Recipients receive a medal to recognize their
ongoing commitment to volunteerism.
Employment Opportunity: Communications Lead
We're hiring! The AMA is looking for a communications
professional with experience in the non-profit or museum
Peace River Social Responsibility Workshop
This workshop will be hosted by The Peace River Museum, Archives, and Mackenzie Centre, as the 2016 recipient of the Robert R. Janes Award for Social Responsibility. #MuseumsDoMore