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Junior Historians Live!: “So You Wanna Work in a Museum?!?” Round Table

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library & Museum

  • 27 May 2020
  • Author: Elaine Evans
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Event date: 6/25/2020 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Export event

Calling all Junior Historians and young museum lovers! If you've ever thought you wanted to work in a museum, this event is for you. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum needs a variety of professional positions to function, ranging from historians, to exhibit designers, to librarians, to educators, to actors, to facilities and maintenance crews, to conservationists, and so much more.

Join us for a fun Round Table discussion, as key ALPLM staff share short presentations on their current jobs and professional backgrounds. After staff presentations conclude, you’re invited to ask questions to learn more about how you too can work for a museum someday.

To register for this event, please visit the following link.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. Please save this email as it is your “ticket” (via the link unique to you) into the event.

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