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In 2012 when I began my time at the American Museum of Natural History, I created a new blog to talk about my adventures exploring issues related to digital media and museum-based learning. It featured original interviews, thought pieces, and highlights from my work and those of my colleagues at the AMNH. Starting in 2020, with the launch of Barry Joseph Consultancy, LLC, I turned this blog into a place to explore digital engagement writ large. Please check out some recent posts below or dive deep into the entire blog.

  • The 2024 National Egg Cream Invitational
    by Barry on March 19, 2024 at 11:59 pm

    Since the 1890s The Egg Cream has been a critical drink within the New York City soda fountain scene. It is a chocolate, seltzer and milk drink that has to be handmade moments before it’s enjoyed (no eggs. no cream … Continue reading →

  • NY1 Coverage of Our New Video Gaming Exhibition
    by Barry on February 5, 2024 at 1:17 pm

    This past weekend, as I just posted, we launched our new pop-up called Video Games: The Great Connector. This morning NY1 aired this fantastic piece covering the important role it has to play in the city.

  • Video Games – The Great Connector: behind the scenes on (one of) my proudest achievements
    by Barry on February 4, 2024 at 11:17 pm

    Those who know my work over these past three decades know that my professional work contains multitudes: youth development, racial and gender equity, informal learning, digital learning, games-based learning, experience design, museum design, writing, and evidence-based decision making. I am … Continue reading →

  • Virtual Visits to the Brooklyn Seltzer Museum Now Live
    by Barry on January 25, 2024 at 11:12 pm

    Wish you could visit the Brooklyn Seltzer Museum from the comfort of your own home? Thanks to an amazing group of graduate student interns, now you can. The best way to experience the Brooklyn Seltzer Museum is in person. But … Continue reading →

  • Back in the Classroom (NYU)
    by Barry on January 25, 2024 at 4:51 pm

    Last year you might recall how thrilled I was to start teaching as an adjunct professor at NYU, in their Educational Communication and Technology department’s Learning Technology and Experience Design program (formerly known as DMDL). Drawing inspiration from my new … Continue reading →

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