The Ali Center transitioned their collections management software to HistoryIT’s Odyssey Preservation Software, which includes digital museum development capabilities. HistoryIT supported the transition with an updated metadata plan as well as migration services. The Ali Center has used Odyssey to fulfill the
The ISHA Founders Fund was established to support long-term initiatives in sports heritage by a select group of individuals who cared deeply for the legacy of sport on the world stage. The Fund now supports annual grant initiatives to assist
After nearly two years of work their brand-new virtual museum has just launched, check it out here https://link.edgepilot.com/s/238b2bf4/J_pwvNi7Ykij1-M666mVHw?u=https://skimuseum.ca/time-for-liftoff-new-website-renewed-mission/ They offer a membership program for those who want to help preserve history, learn more here https://link.edgepilot.com/s/e7ab3b7a/v6I_yGys1k6rR1P6AHTQOg?u=https://skimuseum.ca/membership/ Follow along with their Olympic content on social
Andrew Stockmann, an Emerging Professional ISHA member, hosts Hallowed Ground: The Sports Museum Podcast. Releasing bi-weekly episodes throughout most of 2021, Hallowed Ground was downloaded over 1,000 times and in 12 countries! During Season 1, Andrew spoke with multiple ISHA member
Hello ISHA Members! Below are the results of the 2021 Industry Survey sent out earlier this year. We had 26 responses in all, providing a glimpse into the state of the sports heritage industry within the ISHA Membership. If you
The National Wrestling Hall of Fame is excited to announce that Executive Director Lee Roy Smith has been selected for induction into the Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame. “It is a tremendous honor to be recognized, but it is even
The International Sports Heritage Association (ISHA) announced during its virtual conference last week that a new Executive Administrator was hired for the association. The previous Executive Director, Karen Bednarski, announced she was stepping down to pursue other interests this past
ISHA Presents Annual Awards Richard Johnson to receive ISHA’s Legacy Award Richard A. Johnson, native of Worcester, MA, receives ISHA’s Legacy Award during its annual conference hosted virtually by the International Tennis Hall of Fame on October 27 and 28.