Welcome SPNHC Members!

Guide to our 2021 Joint Virtual Annual Meeting for SPNHC Members

The first joint meeting between the American Institute for Conservation (AIC) and the Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections (SPNHC) will take place May 3 – June 24 via Zoom webinars. While it is unfortunate that we are unable to meet in-person due to Covid-19, the virtual meeting presents an opportunity for those who previously found it difficult to attend.

We have over 30 hours of SPNHC-focused content, including sessions devoted to data management and education in addition to collections care and conservation. All the talks for SPNHC-focused and SPNHC-related sessions were selected by a joint program committee made up of both AIC and SPNHC members. The education opportunities in this virtual meeting – even outside of collections care topics – is similar to an in-person SPNHC meeting. See the full schedule using the ACCESS SESSIONS tab above.

See below for a list of:

  • Pre-sessions you may attend (free pre-registration may be required to help the session leaders)
  • SPNHC-focused sessions, on natural history collection topics
  • SPNHC-related sessions, on collection care topics in general
  • SPNHC social events: virtual tours, mixers, and your business meeting

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Mon, May 3 at 12:00 pm EDT
How Museums and Communities Collaborate for Loans: Adapting Museum Loan Standards to Reach Wider Audiences

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  • How Museums and Communities Collaborate for Loans: Adapting Museum Loan Standards to Reach Wider Audiences
    This session convenes museum conservators and allied professionals from both museums and tribal community centers around the country. This session will include presentations of individual case studies and longer-term, collaborative loan programs. Both lenders and borrowers will present an array of loan scenarios and creative solutions to encourage and support this important use of museum collections, including by borrowers, who may have previously been excluded because of strict museum loan procedures. The institutional support, procedures, and funding needed to support community loans will be discussed.

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Tue, May 4 at 12:00 pm EDT
A Virtual Transformation of Couriering: The Role of the Conservator

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  • A Virtual Transformation of Couriering: The Role of the Conservator
    Virtual couriers have become a reality overnight for many institutions. In this panel we aim to examine the role conservators have to play in adapting loan practices and documentation to ensure the safety of the art during transit and installation/ deinstallation. Panelists will share early experiences and compare a variety of institutional approaches nationally and internationally, with practical tips, suggestions for improvement, and a survey of the current state of our field as institutions continue to re-open.
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Wed, May 5 at 12:00 pm EDT
Leather Selection and Use: a panel discussion on the impact of conservators' choices

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  • Leather Selection and Use: a panel discussion on the impact of conservators' choices
    Leatherworkers face many choices regarding leather selection and use and there is little guidance regarding the ways these choices and subsequent actions could affect leather’s longevity. The Leather Discussion Group, formed in 2016 by book conservators, wants to expand the discussion to leather users and conservators across other disciplines. How do conservators across disciplines approach leather use? The primary focus of this panel discussion will be on leather added to the object during repair, such as when a book is re-backed, rather than consolidation or treatment of deteriorated leather.
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Thu, May 6 at 12:00 pm EDT
Socratic dialogue: Systematic racism, objects and monuments in cultural heritage conservation

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The year 2020 brought the problem of systematic racism in the United States and other former Western colonial powers explosively to the forefront. The cultural heritage conservation profession is now also confronted with the fact that, as noted in the AIC call for submissions, “racism has shaped our discipline from its beginning. And further, “we cannot shirk the work required to address it. It is time to transform cultural heritage conservation.”

Initiating and making this transformation will not be easy. Systematic racism in conservation is a broad and complex issue. Issues of diversity or questions of what to do with objects and monuments which are symbols of colonialism and slavery are being hotly debated, for example, in AIC community blogs and during recent annual conferences. Emotions run high, presenting a major obstacle to finding answers and solutions to dilemmas which are presented by these issues.

In the continuing series of such dialogues at AIC annual meetings, a Socratic dialogue is thus proposed for the 2021 annual meeting to investigate what lies behind such emotions when discussing issues of systematic racism in the conservation profession. The dialogue will focus on how conservation professionals deal with objects and monuments ranging from those enabled by the riches of colonial practices to those which outright glorify racial supremacy and colonial conquests.

Registration is limited to 48 participants.

Thu, May 6 at 3:00 pm EDT
Paving the Path for Choosing Safe Materials for Display

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  • The Materials Selection and Specification Working Group: Paving the Path for Choosing Safe Materials for Display
    Placing collections on display assumes risk to the long-term preservation of the object with the trade-off that the piece is providing insight, appreciation, or fulfilment. But we also assume that the risk should not be larger than necessary or out of line with the benefits of exhibition. Choosing safe materials for the construction of cases and mounts is one of the variables that impact the preservation of an item on display. But with limitless possibilities in exhibition design comes a confusion of how to limit unnecessary damage. How do museum professionals make smart choices on what is safe to use? Where do we find the data that informs our decision making? To what resources can we turn?
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Fri, May 7 at 12:00 pm EDT
String Cleaning: A Conservation Datathon to Get Your Data in Shape

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Join us for a workshop-style datathon event focused on reviewing and cleaning your existing data sets to prepare them for analysis and visualization. This three-hour event will feature a presentation of three easy-to-access tools used for data cleaning: Excel, OpenRefine, and RStudio. Participants will enter breakout sessions following the presentation to test out their selected tool on a provided data set. Each small group will be led by a volunteer expert available to answer questions and help participants understand the tool. Participants will return at the end of the program to share their findings, thoughts on the tools, and hear some additional tips from the experts. The pre-selected data set is a condition survey that covers common criteria for works of art on paper and it will be provided in a comma separated value (.csv) file exported from a collections database. Participants will learn how to use their selected tool to organize and clean the data, and to begin looking for trends and setting up for statistical tests and analysis. Registration for the event is free and participants are asked to pre-select the cleaning tool they would like to demo in the break-out portion of the event.


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SPNHC-Focused Sessions

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Thu, May 13 at 12:00 pm EDT
Transformative Research and Treatment in the Care of Natural History Collections - Part 1

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Presentations in This Session

  • Addressing our Colonial History in the Herbarium of the New York Botanical Garden - The Folder Project
    Nicole Tarnowshy
  • Test and Repeat: Assessing and Caring for Hazardous Natural History Collections at the Royal Alberta Museum
    Carmen Li
  • Exhibitor Experience - Bruker
  • Birds of a Feather... Community-driven Research Informing Best Practices for Cleaning Feathers
    Julia Sybalsky

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Thu, May 13 at 3:00 pm EDT
Concurrent General Session - Transformative Research and Treatment in the Care of Natural History Collections - Part 2

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  • Rehydrate This! Challenges in Preserving and Treating Fluid Specimens
    Arianna Bernucci
  • Planning a Quantitative Risk Analysis to Determine Storage Enclosure Options for Large Vertebrate Specimens
    Melissa King
  • Exhibitor Experience - Click Netherfield
  • The Hidden Tooth: Reversal of Preparation Work, Retreatment of Unstable Mammoth Tusks, and Significance of Conservation Records
    Genevieve Kulis

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Thu, May 20 at 12:00 pm EDT
SPNHC Session One - Specimen Spotlight

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Presentations in This Session

  • A Chance Encounter with a Coloring Book
    Amy Pool
  • A-Maizing Paper
    Susie Cobbledick
  • Hole-in-the-Water: Historic Preservation, Diving History, and the Creature from the Black Lagoon
    Amy Jones Abbe
  • Gold, Deforestation, and the Demise of a Wet Evergreen Forest in Nicaragua
    Amy Pool
  • The Deep Sea Comes to the MCZ
    Jennifer Trimble
  • Frozen in Time: Documenting the Spread of Potato Blight in New England on Tomatoes
    Michaela Schmull
  • Fossil Cephalopod Species Known from a Single Specimen
    Paul Mayer
  • Tunneling for the Future Reveals an Ancient Burrow (Thalassinoides)
    Patricia Coorough Burke
  • Initiating the Red Wolf Repository at Arkansas State University: Combining Old Techniques to Spark a New Conservation Program and Natural History Collection
    Kari Harris and Tracy Klotz
  • Exhibitor Experience: Axiell
  • Promoting Exhibit Access and Safety: A Collaborative Approach to Collections Care
    Samantha Snell

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Thu, May 27 at 12:00 pm EDT
RATS/SPNHC Joint Session

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Presentations in This Session

  • Comparing Accelerated Weathering and Degradation of Consolidants Used to Stabilize Paper Shale Fossils
    Catherine Cooper
  • Reconstructing Asia’s Ancient Ivory Trade: PCR and NGS DNA Analysis of Elephant Tusk Sections from the Field Museum’s Java Sea Shipwreck Collection
    Stephanie Hornbeck
  • Exhibitor Experience: Barnett Technical Services
  • Put the Lime in the Coconut; An Investigation of the Mechanical and Aging Properties of Coconut Shell and Recommendations for Compatible Conservation Materials
    Elena Bowen
  • Mineral Transformations on Pyrite: Microscopic to Macroscopic Perspectives
    Chris Tacker
  • Early Plastics, Taxidermy, and Conservation at the Field Museum
    Daniel Kaping

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Tue, Jun 1 at 12:00 pm EDT
SPNHC Digitization and Data Management in the Preservation of Natural History – Part 1

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Presentations in This Session

  • Workflow for Digitizing Ordovician Fossil Invertebrates via Batch Image Uploads
    Catherine Wiegand
  • Bringing the Past into the Present: Digitizing Specimen Inventory and Micro-CT Scans for Upload to Open Access Platforms
    Jordan Zajac
  • Exhibitor Experience: Digital Transitions, Inc.
  • BugFlow: A Community-Driven Repository for Entomology Digitization Resources
    Tommy McElrath

    Thu, Jun 10 at 12:00 pm EDT
    SPNHC: Appreciating the Little Things in Life

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    • Stop Digitizing YOUR Collection: Notes from Idigbio’s Southern Rocky Mountain Thematic Collections Network to Help Strategize Digitization across Consortia and Regional Projects
      Ryan Allen
    • Ch-ch-ch-ch-CHANGES: Turn and Face the Strange, Amounts of Ecological Data Hidden in Natural Resource Surveys
      Randy Singer
    • Exhibitor Experience: Picturae
    • Exhibitor Experience: OPUS Instruments (ATIK Cameras)
    • Arctos: The Community Model for Museum Biorepositories
      Mariel Campbell
    • Appreciating the Little Things in Life: Molecular Technologies Driving New Methodologies in Specimen Preservation and Management
      James Macklin

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    Thu, Jun 17 at 12:00 pm EDT
    SPNHC Using Natural History Collections as an Education Tool

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    • Using Natural History Collections to Communicate Social Issues: The Hand Lens
      Nicole Tarnowsky and Laura Briscoe
    • Building Bridges between Classrooms and Collections at California Botanic Garden: A Pilot Study
      Mare Nazaire
    • Exhibitor Experience: Spacesaver
    • Student-Focused, Career-Driven, Exploration in Natural History Museums through Experiential Education and Mentorship
      Adania Flemming
    • “We Found the Passenger Pigeon?!”: Hands on Student-Involvement in Preservation and Curation of a Neglected and Historic Natural History Collection at a Small Undergraduate Institution
      Lyndell Bade
    • Integration of Deaf Children with Disabilities into the Cultural Heritage of Society
      Amal Ahmed

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    Mon, Jun 21 at 11:00 am EDT
    SPNHC: Digitized specimen data use by non-academic and non-museum agencies

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    • Finding the Lost Herbaria in Arkansas
      Diana Soteropoulos
    • The Fishes of Texas Project's Impact on both Conservation Science and Management and a Fish Collection
      Dean A. Hendrickson and Adam E. Cohen
    • Bringing the Extended Specimen into Adaptive Management: Collections informing Conservation
      Anna Monfils
    • Student-led Entomology Collection Digitization and Protocol Development for TCN
      Monique Raymond and Jenna O'del
    • Use of Digitized Natural History Collections Data to Inform Conservation Management Decisions for RTE Plant Species in South Carolina
      Herrick Brown
    • Lessons in data collection, management, and dissemination across multiple biodiversity projects
      Rachel Hackett
    • Extending Herbarium Specimen Data Beyond the Ivory Walls - A Case Study from the Consortium of Pacific Northwest Herbaria Online Database
      David Giblin
    • Mining the Digital Treasure Trove: The Value of Digitized Herbarium Specimens to State Natural Heritage Programs, and Recommendations for Enhancing the Value of Future Collections
      Theo Witsell
    • How Digitized Herbarium Specimens Contribute to Biodiversity Inventory and Conservation Planning in a Rapidly Developing Region of Northwest Arkansas
      Theo Witsell

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    Thu, Jun 24 at 12:00 pm EDT
    Objects and SPNHC Session

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    • Lascaux and its application in the restoration of taxidermy and entomology collections
      Bethany Palumbo
    • Off the Wall - The study and repair of a shattered taxidermy Mouflon shoulder mount
      Nicole Feldman
    • Exhibitor Experience (Bruker)
    • Conservation of 18th century bound herbaria- three visions of ethical treatment
      Magdalena Grenda-Kurmanow

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    Fri, Jun 25 at 12:00 pm EDT
    SPNHC Special Interest Groups - Open session

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    Open session - an opportunity to host a discussion on topics raised from the conference.

    SPNHC-Related: General and Collection Care Sessions

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    Tue, May 11 at 12:00 pm EDT
    Opening General Session

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    • Who is a conservator? What is conservation? Evolving our identities and practice to thrive in an inclusive world
      Joelle Wickens, Natalya Swanson
    • Are you biased? I am.
      Anisha Gupta
    • Conservation Unfixed: Queer Visions for Transformative Practices
      Sasha Arden, Kris Cnossen, Megan Creamer
    • Politics, Race, and Objectification: Uncomfortable Encounters in the Conservation Lab
      Sarah Barack, Kate Wright Tyler
    • Discussion
    • Exhibitor: Huntington T. Block
    • A Local Approach to the Global Problems of 2020: The Washington Conservation Guild and its Responses to the Black Lives Matter
      Jayne Girod Holt, Rachel Greenberg, Anne Kingery-Schwartz
    • Shining Light on Labels in the Dark: Guidelines for Offensive Collections Materials
      Laura Briscoe, Mare Nazaire
    • Trailblazing Rapid Enhancement of Biodiversity Collections Data to Address the Urgent Challenge of COVID-19
      Austin Mast
    • Cultures of extinction and contemporary art conservation research
      Rebecca Gordon
    • Discussion

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    Wed, May 12 at 12:00 pm EDT
    Concurrent General Session: Creating Connections & Community During COVID - Part 1

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    • Lights! Camera! Action! Virtual Couriering: The New Normal?
      Per Knutås and Jennifer Levy  
    • Creating Competences: Conservation Class in a Box
      Ellen Pearlstein
    • Exhibitor Experience - Goppion
    • Caring for Family Treasures: Providing Practical Preservation Advice during a Pandemic
      Annabelle Camp

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    Wed, May 12 at 12:00 pm EDT
    Concurrent General Session: On Display - Part 1

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    • Alternative Strategies: De-installation, treatment, and reproduction of a historic Chinese import wallpaper for Jekyll Island Museum
      David Joyall and Luana Maekawa
    • Fantastic Beasts: A manuscript leaf approach for the display of a python skin. A collaborative project between paper and objects conservators
      Konstantina Konstantinidou
    • Exhibitor Experience - Getty Conservation Institute
    • The Materials Selection and Specification Working Group: Paving the Path to for Choosing Safe Materials to Display
      Lisa Elkin, Rebecca A. Kaczkowski,Rachael Perkins Arenstein

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    Wed, May 12 at 3:00 pm EDT
    Concurrent General Session: On Display - Part 2

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    • Standardized Protocols for Testing Exhibition and Storage Materials Used with Works of Art: Round-Robin Results
      Christopher Maines
    • A Memorial on Middagh Street: The Treatment and Display of a Firehouse Door Mural
      Maureen Merrigan
    • Exhibitor Experience - Hollinger Metal Edge, Inc.
    • Exhibit Case as a Compatible/Incompatible Object?
      Ellen Carrlee 

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    Wed, May 12 at 3:00 pm EDT
    Concurrent General Session: Creating Connections & Community During COVID - Part 2

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    • Teaching conservation in the time of Covid-19
      Madeline Hagerman and Nina Owczarek
    • IPM in the Time of COVID-19: An Unexpected Unifier and Trigger for Change
      Madeline Corona
    • Exhibitor Experience - Tru Vue
    • Put It On The Wall: Conservation Content at the Harvard Art Museums
      Kate Smith

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    Thu, May 13 at 12:00 pm EDT
    Concurrent General Session: Collaborating with Stakeholder Communities - Part 1

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    • The Implications of Basketry Kits and How-to Books for Authenticity
      Ellen Pearlstein
    • Collaborating with Indigenous Communities to Deinstall the Native North American Hall at the Field Museum
      Erin Murphy
    • Exhibitor Experience - University Products
    • Consultation and Collaboration: Renovation of the Northwest Coast Hall at the American Museum of Natural History
      Amy Tjiong

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    Thu, May 13 at 3:00 pm EDT
    Concurrent General Session: Collaborating with Stakeholder Communities - Part 2

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    • Building a Conservation Partnership between Yale University Art Gallery and National Museum, Lagos during the Global Pandemic 
      Anne Turner Gunnison, Geo Barrios
    • Exhibitor Experience - TandD US LLC
    • Conservator and Stakeholder: Lessons from Unearthing a Time Capsule underneath a Confederate Monument
      Sue Donovan
    • Cancelling Neutrality: A Manifesto for Rewriting Conservation Codes of Ethics
      Cathie Magee, Anisha Gupta

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    Wed, Jun 2 at 12:00 pm EDT
    Collection Care Network Hazardous Materials / Health & Safety

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    • Consequences of p-Dichlorobenzene Treatments: Collection Access Restrictions, Case Decontamination Labor and Residual Health Risk
      Kathryn Makos and Catherine Hawks
    • Exhibitor Experience: BMS CAT
    • Arsenic and Old Feathers: A Survey Of Detection, Mitigation and Treatment Approaches for Pesticide-Affected Objects and Creating a Treatment Protocol at SUNY Buffalo State
      Liatte Dotan
    • Exhibitor Experience: Talas
    • When the Dust Isn't Settled: Stakeholder Conversations in the Removal of Hazardous Material from World Trade Center Artifacts
      Lisa Conte and Kerith Koss Schrager

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    Wed, Jun 2 at 3:00 pm EDT
    Collection Care Network Integrated Pest Management

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    • Museum Pest Control: A Survey of Collections Care Trends
      Lisa Goldberg and Julie Unruh
    • Buggin Out
      Heather Parks
    • Exhibitor Experience: Conserve
    • Lizards in the Library: A Case Study of an Established Resident Population of Mediterranean House Geckos in Collections Storage Areas and the Potential Impact of Global Warming on Other Institutions
      Alan Van Dyke
    • Exhibitor Experience: Zone Display Cases
    • An Odd Problem to Face: Integrated Pest Management and Thylodrias contractus (Odd Beetle)
      Rebecca Newberry

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    Thu, Jun 3 at 12:00 pm EDT
    Collection Care Network - Collection Care Adaptations

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    • Learning from Incidents: Artwork Interaction Reporting and Lessons
      Samantha Owens
    • A Slack-Filled (r)evolution: Working Remotely Planet-Wide, Together
      Genevieve E. Tocci and Deborah L. Paul
    • Exhibitor Experience: Crystallizations Systems
    • Collections Care From Home: Lessons Learned From the COVID-19 Pandemic
      Alan Van Dyke and Genevieve Pierce
    • Distance Management for Collection Preservation: Is this the Future?
      Lisa Elkin and Julia Sybalsky
    • Exhibitor Experience: MuseuM Services Corporation
    • Twelve Months, 2,500 Objects: Condition Reporting During Deinstallation of Exhibits at the Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History
      Mariana Di Giacomo

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    Fri, Jun 4 at 12:00 pm EDT
    Collection Care Network Storage

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    • Boxing with Leopold von Ranke
      David Stokoe
    • Stewardship and Storage: Rehousing and Reorganizing NMAI’s Textile Collection
      Hanna Muchnick and Nora Frankel
    • Exhibitor Experience: Goppion
    • Plastics in Natural History Collections – A Case Study
      Peter Giere
    • Safe to Shelve? Unusual Enclosures for Challenging Materials
      Susie Cobbledick
    • Exhibitor Experience: Gaylord Archival
    • An Affordable System for Converting Pallet Rack Shelving to Bin Storage for Framed Works of Art
      T. Ashley McGrew
    • Storage Improvements for Tanned Mammal Skins at the Michigan State University Museum
      Laura Abraczinskas and Barbara Lundrigan

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    SPNHC Social and Member Events

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    Fri, May 7 at 5:00 pm EDT
    Partner Event: SPNHC Opening Mixer

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    An opportunity to meet and chat in an informal and fun way via the Kumospace app.

    Moderators: Greg Watkins-Colwell, Talia Karim, Shelley James

    Thu, May 13 at 5:30 pm EDT
    Partner Event: SPNHC Emerging Professionals Happy Hour

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    The Emerging Professionals happy hour is a great opportunity to meet and connect with fellow emerging professionals and established colleagues to share experiences and challenges.

    Moderators: Kari Harris, Mariana Di Giacomo

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    Mon, May 24 at 9:00 am EDT
    Partner Event: SPNHC Social Hour

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    An opportunity to enjoy a beverage of choice and meet up with colleagues across the world.

    Moderator: Kelly James

    Wed, May 26 at 6:00 pm EDT
    Partner Event: SPNHC Virtual Collection Tour 1

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    A series of invited tours from collections from around the world.

    Moderator: Laura Eklund

    Thu, May 27 at 9:30 am EDT
    Partner Event: SPNHC - Annual Business Meeting

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    Open to all members of the Society for the Preservation of Natural History Collections. 

    Wed, Jun 2 at 10:00 am EDT
    Partner Event: SPNHC Virtual Collection Tour 2

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    A series of invited tours from collections from around the world.

    Fri, Jun 4 at 5:00 pm EDT
    Partner Event: SPNHC 'Old Croones Day' Social

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    A pub hour to celebrate all things fluid preserved, and our collections as a whole! The 4th June marks the day when Croone presented the first fluid preserved specimens to the Royal Society in 1662!

    Moderators: Greg Watkins-Colwell, Julian Carter

    Wed, Jun 9 at 6:00 pm EDT
    Partner Event: SPNHC Virtual Collection Tour 3

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    A series of invited tours from collections from around the world.

    Moderator: Laura Eklund

    Thu, Jun 17 at 5:30 pm EDT
    Partner Event: SPNHC Science Illustration Fun Hour

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    Come join us for a fun virtual session creating your own scientific illustration and art! 

    Mon, Jun 21 at 5:00 pm EDT
    Partner Event: SPNHC Mid-Summer Trivia

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    Return of the legendary SPNHC 'Pub Quiz' in virtual form!

    Moderators: Randy Singer, Greg Watkins-Colwell