The Midwest Registrars Committee formed in 1978 to provide a forum for the exchange of information and methods among museum collections professionals and registrars in the Midwest region. The MRC fulfills this objective by promoting an atmosphere of mutual aid and cooperation and by promoting professional practices to benefit colleagues, the museum community, and members.
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MRC Accepting Stipend Applications to Attend the 2021 Association of Midwest Museum’s Virtual Conference
Hello MRC members, A big hello from Minneapolis! Hope you have had a good summer and are gearing up for fall. I’m not ready for summer to be wrapping up yet! As fall is getting closer, so too is the 2021 AMM Virtual Conference, which will be November 1-5. Here are details from the AMM website: … Continue reading MRC Accepting Stipend Applications to Attend the 2021 Association of Midwest Museum’s Virtual Conference
On December 1, 2020 members of the Midwest Registrars Committee virtually attended an annual meeting. While MRC was not able to meet in person this year, “seeing” everyone was uplifting. The current membership expressed their gratitude and thankfulness for the thoughtful leadership that has been provided by Andy Near during his time as Chair and … Continue reading 2021 Board Members and State Representatives Announced!
On April 21, 2020, the Association of Midwest Museums and the Wisconsin Federation of Museums announced that the joint conference which was scheduled to take place in July has been postponed to a future date due to ongoing concerns regarding the COVID-19 pandemic. The new date of the conference is yet to be determined but … Continue reading 2020 AMM/WFM Conference Postponed