MIDEA Posts Tagged ‘British Museum’

Community-Sourcing “100 Toys” — an Explosion in Online Engagement (Part I)

Community-Sourcing “100 Toys” — an Explosion in Online Engagement (Part I)

This summer, in my position as Digital Marketing Content Coordinator at the Children’s Museum of Indianapolis, I had the opportunity to take part in an amazing project called “100 Toys (& Their Stories) that Define Our Childhood.” The project was intended to be small and experimental, but turned into a popular social campaign that spread […]

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Wikimania Recap: GLAM-Style

Wikimania Recap: GLAM-Style

Last week I was thrilled to attend Wikimania, the annual international conference of the Wikimedia community that was held this year in Haifa, Israel.  We were excited to have the GLAM-Wiki initiative as a track throughout the entire conference, but for me, it was most poignant to experience how the many tools, programs, and strategic […]

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The Samsung Digital Discovery Centre at the British Museum

The Samsung Digital Discovery Centre at the British Museum

At MIDEA, we constantly watch for outstanding digital media programming in museums. I was excited to learn about the  Samsung Digital Discovery Centre at the British Museum where technology  enhances the learning experience of its youngest visitors. The centre exclusively serves families and young people, with a main focus on children, ages 7 to 11. […]

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