What the End of the National Endowment for the Humanities Would Really Mean for Museums

Is it the end of the NEH as we know it? Despite what media coverage would have you believe, this is not the first time there has been a question about the National Endowment for the Humanities (and that for the Arts) and whether or not it will be sustained.

Twitter Challenge Incited Museum Face Off

Let me begin by saying, if your museum is not on social media (particularly Twitter) it should be, and here is an excellent example of why.  Wednesday, museums from around the world shared their creepiest accessions with the hashtag #museum101. The hashtag prompt was inspired by a reference in George Orwell’s 1984 to Room 101.