Museum Studies Blog

Posted on April 20th, 2020 in Blog, Featured

As I was sitting down to write this blog post, I had no clue what to write about. Finishing classes and an internship in a time when the world is shut down has left me in a reflective and confused state. Off the top of my head I could not think of any earthshattering moments …

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Hannah Lundell at zoo image
Posted on April 20th, 2020 in Blog by Hannah Elizabeth Lundell

As an Evaluations and Exhibit Development Fellow at the Indianapolis Zoo, I do a lot of writing. I write signs for Zoo exhibits, materials for the Zoo magazine, and evaluation tools like surveys. The words I use are important to how guests perceive the Zoo’s animals. Often, when I’m tasked with writing about an animal, …

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jace-dostal-opertaing-musical-instrument
Posted on April 20th, 2020 in Blog by Jace Riley Dostal

Anyone who has met me for more than five minutes knows that I love music. I’m the guy who always wears black band shirts to class, decorates his room with band posters, and whose “fun fact” during icebreakers is that he can play the saxophone and guitar. Starting in 5th grade, my life became defined …

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