NEMA has created a new website, MuseumsNewEngland.org, to promote member museums to potential visitors, event planners, and tourism entities. Make sure your museum is listed. Click here for details.
Call for Proposals
NEMA invites you to submit a proposal for lively, thoughtful and interactive sessions for the 97th Annual Conference in Portland, Maine, November 4-6, 2015. The theme is "The Language of Museums." Proposals are due February 6, 2015. Click here for details.
Museums and Social Responsibility
Last week several of our museum colleagues from New England and around the country went on the record about the events of Ferguson, Cleveland, and Staten Island. We applaud their outspokenness. We also join their call for the museum field to reflect on its role in helping communities heal and grow. Click here to read the full letter from NEMA's Executive Director, Dan Yaeger.
Membership and Advocacy Manager
Love NEMA, museums, and the New England region? Come work for us! We are currently seeking a Membership and Advocacy Manager. This position oversees outreach to prospective NEMA members from the museum community and engagement with the various categories of NEMA members. The Manager also coordinates advocacy initiatives on behalf of NEMA constituencies. Click here for complete details.
NEMA Stats: A Monthly Museum Attendance Report
Enrollment for NEMA Stats: A Monthly Museum Attendance Report, a program in which museums share visitor data confidentially with one another, is now open. To participate in the 2015 program, visit www.nemanet.org/nemastats through February 27 to enroll your institution. NEMA institutional members receive a significant discount on participation fees.
New England Museums Now
NEMA is proud and excited to introduce the Fall issue of New England Museums Now, our journal of thought leadership and news about the field. To experience New England Museums Now, click here. Since Museums Now is a member benefit, you will need to log into the NEMA website with your password before accessing the journal.