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Anthea Hartig, the Director of the National Museum of American History, reflects on her time at UCLA
December 4, 2020

Anthea Hartig, now the Director of the National Museum of American History, was featured on a podcast in which she talks about her days as an undergraduate history student at UCLA in the 1980s:  https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/what-needs-to-stay-what-needs-to-change/id1531357379?i=1000501233546

Preview of Podcast:

"I couldn't think of a more qualified individual to speak to the realities of an ever-changing world than this week's guest, Dr. Anthea Hartig. Not only is Dr. Hartig the Elizabeth MacMillan Director of the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History, but she is also a deep well of wisdom and brings so much to the table in this conversation.

Together we discuss a question that not only affects the way we look at our nation’s history, but it's an important question that every leader will face time and time again — “What deserves preservation and what needs to change?”

I have no doubt that this conversation will help you navigate the complexities of that question the next time you have to answer it for yourself."