Meet the UVA Alumni Behind the Scenes of the Smithsonian's New African American History Museum

Wed, 10/26/2016 - 00:00 -- mes3xg

The National Museum of African American HistoryThe project occasionally reminded 1987 University of Virginia graduate Michael Russell of his college days. He was working with classmate Zena Howard, a 1988 School of Architecture graduate; and a UVA professor, Elizabeth K. Meyer, was reviewing their work. The stakes, however, were much higher. All three were working on the Smithsonian Institution’s highly anticipated National Museum of African American History and Culture, which opened in September. (READ MORE)

Source: UVA Today (Caroline Newman)