University of Washington Museology Graduate Program
Dorothy Svgdik is a second-year graduate student in the University of Washington's Museology Graduate Program. Her professional interests include interpretation, community engagement, and evaluation. She is currently specializing in museum evaluation as a part of her pursuit of a master's degree. Her coursework and museum experiences have instilled in her a commitment to advocating for equity, diversity, accessibility, and inclusion both in museums and outside of them. Her other research interests include trauma-informed practices in museums and understanding the emotional wellbeing of museum professionals employed at museums at sites of trauma.