Tuesday, April 5, 2016

UIS Lunch & Learn Series presents "The Future of the Past: Museums"

WHAT: The University of Illinois Springfield’s Office of Advancement, Alumni SAGE Society, Chancellor’s Office and the Illinois State Historical Society presents “The Future of the Past: Museums” as part of the Lunch and Learn Series.

WHEN: Tuesday, April 19 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

WHERE: Public Affairs Center (PAC) Conference Room C/D, located on the lower level of the PAC on the UIS campus.

DETAILS: Russell Lewis, executive vice president and chief historian of the Chicago History Museum, will discuss the future of preserving and managing historical collections. UIS Professor Emeritus Larry Shiner will share insight on art museum design in the 21st century.

The cost for the hot buffet lunch and program is $23/per person. Reservations are requested, as seating is limited.

These lunch-time programs will stimulate thinking as they build upon the university's tradition of open and intelligent dialogue.

Visit www.uis.edu/advancement/alumni/ to register online. For more information, contact the UIS Office of Advancement at 217/206-6058 or email advancement@uis.edu.

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