Upcoming Events

Check this page regularly for the most current event schedule. 

Webinars

Live Webinars are online discussions, typically lasting 75 to 90 minutes including a Q&A session. Register for webinar events and associated resources, like slide decks, worksheets, and recommended resources.

Live Webinar: Introduction to NEH Preservation Assistance Grants
NOV. 19, 2019 | 3 - 4:15 PM EST | This webinar aims to provide its audience with both the logistical information needed to apply for a Preservation Assistance Grant and a deeper understanding of how these grants can impact their work. We hope webinar participants will leave the webinar feeling more confident about the grant application process and inspired to apply.
Live Webinar: Introduction to Audio, Visual & Film Media and Their Care
DEC. 5, 2019 | 3 - 4:30 PM EST | Introduction to Audio, Visual & Film Media and Their Care is an AASLH continuing education event presented by speaker Kim Du Boise on December 5, 2019. This webinar will introduce participants to the proper identification and care of many different types of audiovisual media and movie film.
Live Webinar: Beyond the Spreadsheet: Finance and Organizational Priorities
DEC. 12, 2019 | 3 - 4:15 PM EST | Beyond the Spreadsheet: Finance and Organizational Priorities is an AASLH continuing education event presented by speaker Becky Beaulieu on December 12, 2019. This webinar will help participants learn to identify financial priorities as they relate to institutional needs and goals. This webinar is part of the StEPs Lab series of online continuing education offered to both StEPs program participants and all others interested in the topic of financial management. This is StEPs Lab 19.

Online Courses

Online Courses are typically between four to six weeks long. They offer each student a chance to engage deeply with subject material over an extended period of time, all at their own pace. Keep on track with regular chats and other interactions with accessible faculty, and discuss the course material with classmates in online forums. Course topics range from archives and collections, to exhibitions and museum education.

Online Course: Introduction to Financial Management (Winter 2020)
JAN. 27 - FEB. 23, 2020 | Introduction to Financial Management is an AASLH online course presented by instructor Rebekah Beaulieu. This four-week course provides an introduction to financial concepts, from understanding expenses and income to how to establish an endowment. Successful completion of this course will earn one credit toward the Small Museum Pro! certificate from AASLH.‚Äč
Online Course: Basics of Archives (Winter 2020)
JAN. 27 - MAR. 1, 2020 | Basics of Archives is an AASLH Continuing Education online course January 27 - March 1, 2020 hosted in the online classroom. This 5 week online course is about caring for historical records and is taught by Charles Arp. The recently revised Basics of Archives online course is designed to give organizations and individuals who are responsible for the care of historical records an introduction to the core aspects of managing and protecting historical records collections, using appropriate principles and best practices.
Online Course: Financial Structures and Strategy (Spring 2020)
MAR. 2 - MAR. 29, 2020 | Financial Structures and Strategy is an AASLH online course presented by instructor Rebekah Beaulieu. Intended for those with little to moderate familiarity with financial concepts, this four-week course helps students better understand institutional finance and accountability.

Workshops

Workshops are one to two day in-person training events. We offer between 10-12 classes every year in various locations around the country. Each workshop offers participants a chance to engage in intensive learning and discussion with faculty and classmates.

Workshop: Project Management for History Professionals (Apr 2020)
NATIONAL MUSEUM OF CIVIL WAR MEDICINE, FREDERICK, MD | APR. 16-17, 2020 | Project Management for History Professionals is an onsite AASLH workshop in which participants learn how to implement internationally recognized project management principles in a history context. This workshop is taught by Gina Minks.