Congratulations to our graduates for AY 2012-2013! Thank you to the Museum Studies Student Association, and to the graduates' friends, family, and guests who made this year's graduation event a success.
August 2012 Titles Available for Checkout at Leonard Library; 2013 Titles in Process, checkout availability expected late 2013-early 2014
Julie Andrea Dzurnak
Within These Old Walls: Collections Care and Sustainability in Historic House Museums. Co-President Emerita-Museum Studies Student Association.
Lauren Elisabeth Etchells
Concepts, Context, and Curation: Interpretation in Modern and Contemporary Art Museums
Laura Diane Fies
Three Dimensional Digitization for Museum Collections: The Technology and its Uses
Sara Anne Gray
Management Techniques for Federal Archaeological Collections
Ashley Catherine Kane
Horrific Legacies: Exhibiting Communism in Contemporary Central and Eastern Europe
Corinne Marie Kelly
Presenting Culture: How Museums Are Helping Children Understand and Appreciate Diversity
Sarah A. Kimmerle
Collaborating With Artists in Museums of Contemporary Art
Pia Malaika Loft
The Display Choice: The Venn Diagram of Collections Management and Exhibition Design
Shelley Joanne Lorentzen Black
Important Components of Institutional Planning for Museums
Deirdre M. MacMillan
Where the Sectors Converge: Corporate Donations to American Museums.
Kristina Marie March
Igniting the Spark: The Use of Teenage Volunteers in Museums
Melinda Marie McCrary
Cleaning Out the Cobwebs: Housekeeping Plans in Museum Collections Storage Areas
Allyson Michel Metzler
Education, Entertainment or Edutainment? An Analysis of Educational Theory in Museum Public Programs
Haley Larine Nielsen
The Endowment Trend: An Investigation into Museum Endowment Policy and Management. Co-President Emerita-Museum Studies Student Association.
Elizabeth Marie Olveda
The Condition of Condition Reports: Measuring the Baseline for Preservation
Martha Raquel Pacheco Rose
If These Walls Could Talk: Conservation Issues of Depression-Era Public Murals
Sadie Eileen Peckens
Delivering Socially Engaged Programming: Tools, Methods and Models
Ashley B. Thomas
Social Media and Contemporary Art Collections: Engaging Effectively
Aurora Alene Tucker
Heritage Preservation Issues at Decommissioned Military Bases
Kristin Anna Uhlemeyer
The Role of Research, Evaluation, and Assessment Within the Visitor-Centered Museum. Recipient of the 2011 Provost's Scholarship Award-Museum Studies.
Jessica Colleen Williams
Developing and Managing Digital Collections in Museums
CREATIVE WORK PROJECTS
Portfolios available in department office by appointment only; non-circulating
Laura Marie Barber
Building Bridges: The James R. Lee Collection, exhibited in the Chinese Center of the San Francisco Public Library, 11/3/2012-2/7/2013. Department Honoree, 2013 Distinguished Graduate Student Award.
Erica Louise Ellis
Save Our Ship: The Creation of the USS Hornet Museum. On exhibit at the USS Hornet Museum.
Mackenzie Barrett Kelly
Open Wide! The Progression of Dentistry Through Instrument Evolution, exhibited at the University of the Pacific's Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry, April 2013
Carol Jane Reif
Locally Grown: An Interactive Exhibition for the Palo Alto Art Center Reopening, exhibited at the Palo Alto Art Center, October 2012
Christine Elizabeth Thalls
Larkspur: Connecting Past and Present Through Photography, exhibited at Larkspur City Hall, March 2013