Mel Wachowiak Obituary

Mel Wachowiak Obituary

Jun 4, 2014

Mel Wachowiak, Senior Conservator at the Smithsonian Museum Conservation Institute (MCI), passed away last week. Here is his obituary prepared by his colleagues at MCI.

Welcome to the World, Eleanor Jacoby Wellman!

Welcome to the World, Eleanor Jacoby Wellman!

May 11, 2014

Howard Wellman, our Outreach Booth Coordinator and past Treasurer became a father in February. Eleanor Jacoby Wellman was born February 7 2014.

Emily Schuetz Obituary

Emily Schuetz Obituary

Feb 13, 2014

Emily Schuetz Stryker, age 26 of Baltimore passed away suddenly on February 11, 2014.

Sunday, January 12, 2014 – Memorial Service for Steve Puglia

Sunday, January 12, 2014 – Memorial Service for Steve Puglia

Dec 30, 2013

As previously announced, Steve Puglia, a local preservation colleague, passed on December 10th.
Information regarding his memorial service follows:

Steven T. Puglia, 52

Steven T. Puglia, 52

Dec 13, 2013

 

December 10, 2013, Steven Puglia passed away peacefully at home in the presence of family after a year-long battle with pancreatic cancer. 

Julia Brennan & Alexander Calder
Ana Alba heading to New York

Ana Alba heading to New York

Dec 9, 2012

WCG congratulates Ana Alba, our Intern Coordinator, on her new job in a private conservation studio in New York City. We will miss Ana, who has been a tireless volunteer in organizing happy-hours, lab tours, and other activities for local interns. We wish her every success in NYC. The new job begins in mid-January.

Baby girl for Anne Kingery-Schwartz

Baby girl for Anne Kingery-Schwartz

Dec 9, 2012

Elinor Levine Schwartz was born on Friday, November 30, 2012, a daughter for WCG Recording Secretary Anne Kingery-Schwartz. Mother and baby are both doing well.

WCG Newsletter moving online

WCG Newsletter moving online

Nov 18, 2012

WCG’s Fall newsletter (777K PDF file) marks the end of an era. Thanks to the website redesign, news can now easily appear as-it-happens. No need to save it up for a quarterly newsletter. No risk of the newsletter coming out after an event or job opportunity mentioned inside is over.

Annie Wilker, previously the Newsletter Editor, is now the Web Content Editor.