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University of Exeter launches new MA in International Heritage Management & Consultancy

The University of Exeter is launching a new global, interdisciplinary postgraduate programme MA International Heritage Management and Consultancy.

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Head of Culture for Bristol City Council to become the new Director of National Museums Liverpool

​It has been announced that Laura Pye, current Head of Culture for Bristol City Council, will be joining National Museums Liverpool as its new Director, in August 2018.

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South West organisations win at the Museums + Heritage Awards

There was success in the South West at the Museums + Heritage Awards, with The Salisbury Museum and Royal Albert Memorial Museum & Art Gallery (RAMM) winning their categories.

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Tate St Ives wins RIBA South West award

The redevelopment of Tate St Ives by Jamie Fobart Architects was one of eight projects to win a RIBA South West Award.

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Interview: Dr Bryony Onciul and Dr Jamie Hampson from the University of Exeter discuss heritage management and consultancy

Ahead of the start of the University of Exeter's new MA in International Heritage Management and Consultancy, Dr Bryony Onciul and Dr Jamie Hampson talk to us about the field and the new course.

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Three tips on building a career in international heritage management

Dr Jamie Hampson, a Senior Lecturer in Heritage at the University of Exeter has provided some tips on building a career in international heritage management.

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South West Fed seeks next Chair

In July, the South West Fed will be appointing a new Chair. The vacancy is now open to applications.

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Historic England launches survey into the charges required by museums for the transfer of archaeological archives

Historic England has launched a project looking at the sustainability of archaeological archives in museum storage. The aim of the project is to provide a comprehensive survey of the charges required by museums for the transfer of archaeological archives...

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Call for papers: GEM Conference 2018

The theme for this year’s GEM conference is Past, Present and Future. The conference will be exploring how the landscape of heritage education has evolved over time with a look to what lies ahead for the sector. GEM is currently seeking papers.

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AIM launches free guides to support Trustees and Boards in the heritage sector

The Association of Independent Museums (AIM) has launched a series of free downloadable guides to support Trustees and Boards in the heritage sector.

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