Nazi cultural thefts in Europe, 1933-1945

Nazi cultural thefts in Europe, 1933-1945

Course Description This five-hour, low participant-to-instructor ratio course will provide an overview of the breadth of Nazi-sponsored thefts of Jewish-owned cultural assets from January 1933 to May 1945. The cultural plunder of Jewish-owned collections of artistic...
Museums and heritage sites in the 21st Century: what is their role?

Museums and heritage sites in the 21st Century: what is their role?

Course Description Until the late 20th century museums and historical sites were seen as uncontroversial places preserving “culture” for the benefit of all. This six hour, low participant-to-instructor ratio, eCourse will illustrate how during the 21st century this...
Repatriation – beyond litigation

Repatriation – beyond litigation

Course Description Repatriation for most people conjures up images of litigious, ill-tempered confrontations played out in the media as much as the courtroom. In this six-hour, low participant-to-instructor ratio, eCourse participants will learn that not all...
Proactive Museum Security: Threat and Risk Management 2.0!

Proactive Museum Security: Threat and Risk Management 2.0!

Course Description This ten-hour, low participant-to-instructor ratio, eCourse will explore practical and innovative approaches to protecting against common and uncommon threats in museums, libraries, and cultural institutions. Topics addressed include theft,...