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us: Sheehy, Colleen J. (Colleen Josephine), 1953-

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    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Minneapolis (Minn.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Fargo (N.D.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum
        • Affiliation Start: 1993
        • Affiliation End: 2008
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Plains Art Museum (Fargo, N.D.)
        • Affiliation Start: 2008
    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Art museums -- Educational aspects
      • Occupation

          (lcsh) Art museum directors
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        • found: The flamingo in the garden, 1991: t.p. (Colleen Josephine Sheehy; Ph. D., Univ. of Minn.)
        • found: The flamingo in the garden, 1997: CIP t.p. (Colleen J. Sheehy) data sheet (b. August 25, 1953)
        • found: Digital dissertations, Feb. 1, 2007 (Sheehy, Colleen Josephine, Ph. D., University of Minnesota, 1991--The flamingo in the garden)
        • found: Highway 61 revisited. 2009: title page (Colleen J. Sheehy and Thomas Swiss, editors), page 290 (Colleen J. Sheehy is director and CEO of the Plains Art Museum in Fargo, North Dakota. From 1993 to 2008, she was a curator and director of education at the Weisman Art Museum at the Universtiy of Minnesota ...)
        • found:, May 6, 2015: Plains Art Museum Names Colleen Sheehy as Director/C.E.O, Wednesday (FARGO.- Plains Art Museum has named Colleen J. Sheehy, Ph.D., as its director/C.E.O. Sheehy's background in museums and in education in the arts is extensive. She is currently director of education at the Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, where she also curated numerous exhibitions. She will begin her duties in Fargo in mid-October ... Sheehy has worked at the Weisman since 1993, founding its first education department, curating exhibitions, organizing international conferences, launching its tour guide program, developing interpretation and curricula for Kindergarten through grade 12, university and community audiences ... Sheehy holds a doctorate and a master of arts in American Studies from the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis) {}
        • found: LinkedIn, May 7, 2015: Colleen Sheehy (... experience: Director, Plains Art Museum, 2008-present) {}
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        • 1995-03-01: new
        • 2015-05-08: revised
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