POST: March 30, 2017

Save the date: UMG Annual Conference 2017

Stuff and Knowledge: an exploration of the future of teaching and learning within University Museums University of Birmingham, 11-12 September 2017 Bramall Music Building, University of Birmingham Objects have been intrinsic to teaching and learning within higher education and university museums since their very beginnings. Although the context may have changed from primarily knowledge-focused learning, ... more »

POST: April 9, 2014

UMG elections, AGM and conference 2014

The University Museums Group AGM is taking place on the afternoon of Thursday 12 June, as part of the UMG's 2014 conference: Digital Dimensions - 12-13 June, Theatre Collection, University of Bristol.   We are very pleased to have a great programme lined up for the conference, which is part of Universities UK University Week 2014. ... more »

POST: April 2, 2014

Digital Technology Showcase: call for entries

Digital Technology Showcase: Call for Entries UNIVERSITY MUSEUMS GROUP (UMG) ANNUAL CONFERENCE Digital Dimensions 12-13 June 2014 Wickham Theatre, University of Bristol, Bristol University Museums Group (UMG) is looking to showcase innovative digital projects produced through collaborations between museums and universities at its annual conference, Digital Dimensions . Have you been involved in a digital ... more »

POST: April 11, 2013

What are university museums for? Presentations now available online

The UMG 25th anniversary conference, What are university museums for?, held at the Ashmolean Museum was a sellout success. Speaker presentations are now available to download from this website, look under 'case studies'.  You can also follow a link to the Oxford Aspire website to watch a video of each presentation.

POST: March 6, 2013

What are University Museums For?

The 25th Anniversary Conference of the University Museums Group Oxford University Museums 7-8th March 2013 This conference offers an opportunity to examine the value, impact and diversity of university museums. Whilst reflecting on the contribution of university museums to the higher education sector over the last 25 years, the conference will focus on their role ... more »