Archive for December 2011
Vicki Warden, Museum Development Coordinator, Queensland Museum returns from an International Fellowship in New Zealand
Posted 16 December 2011on:
Vicki Warden, a successful recipient of M&GSQ’s pilot 2011 Mentorship, Exchange and Fellowship Program, has completed an International Fellowship in New Zealand. Vicki is Museum Development Coordinator | Museum Development Officer based at the Queensland Museum’s Resource Centre for Southern Inland Queensland in Toowoomba. Her placement was with National Services Te Paerangi (NSTP), Te Papa Tongarewa in Wellington, New Zealand.
Vicki shares her experiences of her International Fellowship: Read the rest of this entry »
Townsville Curator, Anita Meale, completes a successful Museum Mentorship at the Mercy Heritage Centre in Brisbane
Posted 15 December 2011on:
Anita Meale, Curator at the Corporation of the Sisters of Mercy of the Diocese of Townsville, has completed a successful Museum Mentorship with the Mercy Heritage Centre in Brisbane as a result of a successful application to M&GSQ’s pilot 2011 Mentorship, Exchange and Fellowship Program.
The Mercy Heritage Centre is a social history museum exploring the lives and work of the Sisters of Mercy Brisbane Congregation within a significant building. It celebrated 150 years in 2011 with the completion of three stages of redevelopment and 26 new exhibitions.
Anita discusses the success of her placement: