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President's Message
Wednesday, February 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
President's Message: Advocating for Utah Museums »
As this is my first blog post, I want foremost, to thank you for welcoming me as your new UMA president. I am truly honore...
Tuesday, April 21, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
April President's Message »
Dear UMA Members and Friends: Conference,  conference, conference… Network, network, network! Spring 2015 is cert...
Tuesday, February 10, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
February President's Message »
Dear UMA Members and Friends: Our annual event to promote museums in our state -  Museum Advocacy Day  -...
Monday, January 26, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
January President's Message »
Dear UMA Members and Friends: Recently, I had the pleasure of visiting the ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center in B...
Monday, November 17, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
November President's Message »
Dear UMA Members and Friends: The whirlwind of midterm election season has drawn to a close and with it brings possible...
Thursday, October 16, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
October President's Message »
Dear UMA Members and Friends: It is my pleasure to submit this first blog post as UMA’s new President. I’d l...
Tuesday, September 9, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
September President's Message »
Hello  my wonderful museum friends!!! It’s September!!!  School  is back in session, the days are get...
Tuesday, August 12, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
August President's Message »
Hello  my wonderful museum friends! It’s August and Congress is in recess and in their home districts. The week of...
Thursday, July 10, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
July President's Message »
Hello wonderful museum friends, I hope you are reading this blog post somewhere where it’s nice and cool! We...
Monday, June 16, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
June President's Message »
Hello wonderful UMA members, I hope you had a wonderful Memorial Day, Mother’s/Father’s Day and are ready for a busy su...
Friday, May 16, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
May Message From Jayceen »
Hello museum friends, I had the honor of representing the UMA at the Mountain West Conference for the Arts May 1 and at...
Thursday, April 17, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Greetings From the President »
Ruth White and I had a wonderful opportunity to represent the Utah Museums Association at a meeting convened by IMLS (Inst...
Tuesday, June 11, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
According to an African Proverb »
According to an African proverb, “If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.” That sort of flie...
Wednesday, November 28, 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Strengthening the Utah Museum Community »
Dear UMA members, First off, I would like to say thank you for your vote of confidence as I assume the mantle of Presid...
Monday, August 13, 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Can't Help Falling in Love »
In the last eight years of his career, Elvis Presley had given up movies for live concert performances. He criss-crossed t...
Saturday, May 12, 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
We Are On Fire »
I have the privilege, or some would say the punishment, of working with the Boy Scouts in my community.    Every...
Tuesday, March 27, 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Museum Day - All for One, One for All »
Living in Cedar City and traveling up north as often as I do, I have a lot of time to reflect and ponder the mysteries...
Thursday, February 16, 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
A New (Super)Man In Town »
This may come as a shock to many of you, but we have a new Superman . . . and  Batman . . . and...
Saturday, December 17, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Elvis Slept Here . . . Well Sort Of »
Elvis slept here . . . well sort of. O.K. not actually, but he did fly over the city once. As a museum curator and...
Friday, October 14, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
Television, Nephi, and the Inedible Sausage »
I must confess something. Fall is my favorite time of year. I enjoy the cooler temperatures, the UMA conference, and my bi...
Wednesday, May 11, 2011   (0 Comments - view/add)
27 Museums in 2 Years - A Journey Begins »
I heard some bad news recently. A monument to my youth will soon be no longer. I grew up in Riverdale, within walking dist...

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