Irregular Hours upcoming

As the Spring semester winds down and student staff availability fluctuates, please be aware the Mead will have modified hours Thursday evenings. 

On Thursday, May 16th, the Mead will remain open until 9 PM. 

On Thursday, May 23rd, the Mead will remain open until 8 PM. 

After the 23rd, the Mead will shift into summer schedule, and will close at 5PM on Thursdays. We're proud of all our students and especially graduating staff! Congratulations! 

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Teaching and Learning at the Mead

The Mead connects people, art, and curricula. Using the museum as a site for learning across disciplines, Mead educators work with college faculty and K-12 teachers to develop experiential projects, and programs that deepen learning objectives.


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An Education Blog by the Mead Education Team

MEAD SEEDS is a home for updates on new and/or in-progress research, educational, and creative initiatives. Posts range from personal narratives to research notes. Check out the blog at the below link!

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