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Update from the Canterbury Cultural Collections Recovery Centre – October 2014

October 23, 2014
Moya Sherriff

An update on activity at the Canterbury Cultural Collections Recovery Centre from Moya Sherriff, CCCRC Administrator.

Preventive Conservation workshop on the Kapiti Coast

September 10, 2014
National Services Te Paerangi

Emma Philpott reports on a preventive conservation for textiles workshop held on the Kāpiti Coast in August.

Treaty settlements – how can museums support iwi to realise their cultural aspirations?

September 1, 2014
National Services Te Paerangi

Kylie Ngaropo gives an overview of Treaty of Waitangi settlements, and discusses how museums can support iwi during and after the settlement process.

Update from ServiceIQ – hands-on learning at the National Aquarium

August 29, 2014
National Services Te Paerangi

Read a case study from ServiceIQ about Jacob Brookie, who completed a Modern Apprenticeship in Museum Practice at the National Aquarium.

NetHui 2014 – lessons in accessibility and community

July 23, 2014
Tamara Patten

NSTP’s Tamara Patten reflects on discussions about accessibility and community at NetHui 2014.

Research – the museum’s key to creating new knowledge from collections

July 7, 2014
National Services Te Paerangi

How can museums unlock the intellectual value of their collections to contribute new knowledge? Jane Legget, Head of Research at Auckland Museum, discusses the outcomes of a research-capacity building workshop held in Auckland.

Diary of the Canterbury Cultural Collections Recovery Centre intern – month 12

June 24, 2014
Moya Sherriff

This is Moya’s last post as Intern at the CCCRC. But she is not leaving the centre – read on to find out more!

Diary of the Canterbury Cultural Collections Recovery Centre intern – month 11

May 23, 2014
Moya Sherriff

This month Moya encounters very special objects from the Nurses’ Memorial Chapel, and provides some tips on photographing collection items.

Diary of the Canterbury Cultural Collections Recovery Centre intern – month 10

April 29, 2014
Moya Sherriff

This month Canterbury Cultural Collections Recovery Centre intern, Moya Sherriff, shares her experiences at the Museums Aotearoa conference

Māori in Museums workshops – Otago


National Services Te Paerangi

National Services Te Paerangi’s Mark Ormsby reflects on time spent leading the ServiceIQ Māori in Museums workshop in Otago.