Collectors, Collections and the Geology of SW Britain – A View from the Audience

Written by Nadine Gabriel, a recent UCL geology graduate and an emerging museum professional On the 18th September 2018, I attended the Collectors, Collections and the Geology of Southwest Britain meeting. This joint meeting between the Geological Curators’ Group (GCG) and the History of Geology Group (HoGG) was held at the Bath Royal Literary and … More Collectors, Collections and the Geology of SW Britain – A View from the Audience

News from the Sector – October

News from the Sector is a monthly blog series featuring the latest geological and palaeontological news, jobs, exhibitions, and conferences. If you or your institution has anything they would like to add, or advertise on GCG’s News from the Sector, please get in touch at blog@geocurator.org. Conferences and Workshops Just around the corner now is Mineralworld in … More News from the Sector – October

News from the Sector – September

News from the Sector is a monthly blog series featuring the latest geological and palaeontological news, jobs, exhibitions, and conferences. If you or your institution has anything they would like to add, or advertise on GCG’s News from the Sector, please get in touch at blog@geocurator.org. Conferences and Workshops Next week is the ‘Collectors, Collections … More News from the Sector – September

Behind the Scenes of the Hidden Gems Exhibition, National Museum of Scotland

Written by Dr Rachel Walcott, Principal Curator, Earth Systems at National Museums Scotland. One of the jobs of a curator is to help prepare exhibitions. Some exhibitions are on topics that have evolved over years whilst others are opportunities that suddenly emerge. In a big organisation such as National Museums Scotland, delivering an exhibition, even a small … More Behind the Scenes of the Hidden Gems Exhibition, National Museum of Scotland

News from the Sector- August

News from the Sector is a monthly blog series featuring the latest geological and palaeontological news, jobs, exhibitions, and conferences. If you or your institution has anything they would like to add, or advertise on GCG’s News from the Sector, please get in touch at blog@geocurator.org.