Director's Blog

Thoughts on Staying Connected

Mosaic Templars Cultural Center - Friday, July 14, 2017

I was listening to the radio the other day and struck by a phrase that one of the commentators, Philip Smith, made in referring to differences of opinions in his organization. He said, “We agree t ... Read More

Year One...

Mosaic Templars Cultural Center - Tuesday, June 06, 2017

Today marks my one-year anniversary as Director of the Mosaic Templars Cultural Center. It’s hard to believe that a year ago I left academia to jump into museum management and the world of state g ... Read More

Lessons from Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

Mosaic Templars Cultural Center - Friday, May 19, 2017

I just came back from attending my first American Alliance of Museums conference. It was a great opportunity to get a small snapshot of the larger museum community that I now work in. I loved ... Read More

I am RUSA

Mosaic Templars Cultural Center - Wednesday, February 08, 2017

You may have noticed that the title for this blog is Library Girl in a Museum World.Part of the concept behind the title originates from the fact that I still am actively involved in the library c ... Read More

Community

Mosaic Templars Cultural Center - Monday, February 06, 2017

I used to live in a house with five other people who I didn’t know. We thought of ourselves as an intentional living community—a place where people from different backgrounds could live toge ... Read More

Some New Beginnings

Mosaic Templars Cultural Center - Thursday, February 02, 2017

Some new beginnings: On not being a writer… I would be the first person to tell you that I’m not a writer. While I loved my master’s thesis topic, I pretty much hated the actual writing ... Read More