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I’ve got a lot of exciting projects in the works related to podcasting for museums, historic sites, and cultural nonprofits…including a forthcoming handbook on podcasting! To make sure you get this news first, sign up for my email list to get occasional messages about topics that you care about and opportunities to improve your institution’s…

Sharing the “New Glensheen” on Social Media: An Interview with Jane Pederson, Glensheen Mansion’s Marketing Manager

As a native of the east coast, I had never heard of Glensheen Historic Estate in Duluth, Minnesota until I stumbled on this profile from The Current: “Glensheen reinvents itself with live music, new perspectives, and kayaks.” I was intrigued by the steps this 39-room historic mansion is taking to buck the trend of declining historic…

When Behind the Scenes IS the Exhibit: Lessons from History Lab at the Indiana Historical Society

As I write this, I’m enjoying an amazing conference in Indianapolis, Indiana, where I’m representing AASLH at the National Council on Public History (NCPH) Annual Meeting. Last night, I had the opportunity to attend and explore the museum of the Indiana Historical Society, where I fell deeply in love with their History Lab. The History Lab “provides a…