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NEW LEADERSHIP AT THE ECOTARIUM

January 13, 2022

EcoTarium Appoints New President and CEO Noreen Johnson Smith WORCESTER, MA, January 13, 2022 – The EcoTarium Museum of Science and Nature announced today that Noreen Johnson Smith has been…

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ECOTARIUM MUSEUM ANNOUNCES EXTENDED HOURS

October 21, 2021

This Fall Discover New Indoor Exhibits with Community Curator and Project Vaccine WORCESTER, MA, October 20 – The EcoTarium announced today two new exhibits as they extend opening days to…

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ECOTARIUM MUSEUM ANNOUNCES NEW DATE FOR GALA

September 14, 2021

A Night at the Museum moves to the Spring of 2022 WORCESTER, Mass., September 14 – The EcoTarium announced today that their annual gala, A Night at the Museum, will…

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ECOTARIUM MUSEUM ANNOUNCES INDOOR REOPENING

May 25, 2021

This July Discover New Indoor Exhibits with Tree Houses and Design Zone WORCESTER, MA, May 25 – Worcester’s leading science and nature museum EcoTarium announced today the reopening of the…

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ECOTARIUM ANNOUNCES LEADERSHIP TRANSITION AS IT EMERGES FROM HIBERNATION

May 14, 2021

Museum to begin nationwide search for next President and CEO Worcester, Mass. (May 13, 2021) – During an unprecedented year which included over seven months in a hibernation period, EcoTarium…

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EcoTarium to reopen outdoor exhibits, trails and grounds April 23

March 31, 2021

WORCESTER — Salton and Freyja, two of New England’s favorite mountain lions, are ready for guests. The EcoTarium, home to the big cats, is thrilled to announce the reopening of…

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WOMEN AND GENDER MINORITIES IN STEM – Leopard shark researcher to speak about work in a thrilling STEM field

March 17, 2021

WORCESTER — You might call Annabel Gong a STEM champion. The young scientist who studies sharks finds innovative ways to excite and interest people in science, tech, engineering and math,…

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Exciting, meaningful careers in STEM for women and gender minorities the focus of a new series presented by the EcoTarium

February 16, 2021

WORCESTER — The EcoTarium has found a new way to lead by example. On Monday, Feb. 22, the science and nature center introduces a series of conversations — Women and…

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Committed EcoTarium advocate and business leader Sherri Pitcher elected new board chair as historic nature and science center evaluates future mission post-pandemic

January 15, 2021

WORCESTER — Founded nearly 200 years ago, the EcoTarium has seen plenty of change. The science and nature center began as a membership-based society to share specimens collected from around…

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EcoTarium President and CEO Lucy Hale named to international science/technology center board of directors

December 4, 2020

WORCESTER — The EcoTarium is proud to announce that its president and CEO, Lucy Hale, has been named to the Association of Science and Technology Centers’ board of directors. ASTC…

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