Symposium Schedule


When What
9:00-9:45am Registration and coffee
9:45-11:30am Storytelling Session (John McNiff, Len Cabral)
11:30am 12:15pm    Lunch
12:15-1:00pm      Keynote (Katherine Ott)
1:00-1:30pm          BREAK and time to explore the Museum
1:30-2:30pm         Breakout Session 1
A: Creating Inclusive Spaces: The New Bedford Whaling Museum High School Apprenticeship Program (Christina Turner, Bob Rocha)
B: Dreamnight at the Zoo Mary Fournier PT MS PCS;  Maura K. Taylor, PT MBA
C: Body Language: How much are you saying without moving your lips? Michele Brunelle
2:30-3:00pm         BREAK and time to explore the Museum
3:00-4:00pm         Breakout Session 2
D: Race in Museums: RI Black Heritage Society & the Center for Reconciliation
E: Getting ready for the spike in older visitors…to everyone’s benefit Hannah Goodwin
F: SensAbilities: Creating Access for Visitors with Autism Sarah Carr and  Ann Conway
4:00pm Closing