Guest Editors

This week’s edition of Update was jointly edited by Janée Gagnon, Karen Muperere and Zuzanna Juskiewicz, who are all interning with the Heritage Alliance over the summer. Janée is a student of Asian Studies and Classical and Archaeological Studies at the University of Kent, Karen is currently studying History at St John’s College, Oxford, and Zuzanna is a…

#HeritageChat

July’s #HeritageChat provided an opportunity for Heritage 2020 to gather feedback on their newly published scoping study into the nature and strength of collaboration between the heritage sector and UK higher education institutions. It asked participants to respond to the findings but also share their experiences of university collaboration in relation to the historic environment. Additionally, it asked…

Heritage and The Creative Industries Report Launch Event

The Heritage Alliance is currently finalising a report on the important role of heritage places and organisations in underpinning and supporting the creative industries. We recently held an informative and lively roundtable with a range of members. We are delighted to announce that we launching our report on Heritage and Creative Industries, written by Hannah…

The Heritage Alliance International Event 2019

We are pleased to announce that it will be holding a second event this year to celebrate international heritage. This event follows the formal launch of its first International Report last year. We are very grateful to the Confucius Institute at Heriot-Watt University for sponsoring this event. The programme for the day will feature short talks given by…

Giving To Heritage

Giving to Heritage was The Heritage Alliance’s exciting training programme for fundraisers in the heritage sector, which ended in 2017, but its legacy led to many successful heritage projects and initiatives (see the full report on Giving to Heritage programme here). Working in partnership with the Institute of Fundraising, the programme represented a major step change in…