VRC Alumni

Amy Gruar '15

Amy Gruar '15

Amy attended the Graduate Program at the University of Glasgow, Scotland in Information Management and Preservation (Digital/Archives and Records Management). She graduated from the program in November 2017.

Amy has recently moved back to the United States after working as an Archive Assistant for Sky News in London and graduating with an MSc in Information Management and Preservation (Digital) from the University of Glasgow. Amy focused her postgraduate dissertation on "Metadata and Authenticity: Practical and Theoretical Solutions to Art Theft and Forgery," discussing ways which museums and other art institutions could redefine their assessment of authenticity through an update of metadata collection protocol and the application of standards.

Amy received the Department of Art History Senior Prize on April 14, 2015.