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Welcome to the Smithsonian Faculty Fellowship Program
@ Montgomery College

Smithsonian Faculty Fellowships represent a rewarding academic professional development opportunity for Montgomery College faculty. The Fellowships are the product of a unique collaboration between Montgomery College and the Smithsonian Office of Educational Technology—the first of its kind between the Smithsonian Institution and a community college.

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When Portraits Come Alive: Activities to Deepen Engagement and Thinking at the National Portrait Gallery

As soon as the Smithsonian Faculty Fellowship cohort arrived at the Donald W. Reynolds Center for American Art and Portraiture,…

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Exploring Space Through a Revisionist Lens

Well, any hopes of escaping the spring break crowds were dashed as soon as the fellows arrived at The Smithsonian’s…

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Excavating History with Contemporary Purpose at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Spring break crowds flooded the exhibition halls of the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History this past week, putting even…

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Recovering Silenced Narratives at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History

Thursday, March 21st proved to be another rich adventure for the Smithsonian Faculty Fellowship. This time, we visited the Smithsonian…

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From Climate Change to Cellphones: A Peak Behind the Curtain of the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History’s Varying Investigations

While our work has already been well on its way since the start of the Spring 2024 semester, the Smithsonian…

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Kinship as Inspiration

By  Professor Alzira Lena Ruano, Photography On Wednesday morning of November 15th, the Photographic Expressions class meets on the steps…

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Header picture: 1.8 Renwick by Janet Echelman, Wonder, Renwick Gallery, photo by Warren Dewhurst. 

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