ThesisImproving habitat dioramas through the use of augmented reality technology at the Grand Rapids Public Museum in Grand Rapids, MichiganCoon, JacquelynnTo serve the community they intend to represent, contemporary museums must be relevant to both current and future visitors. One such way to retain and attract a visitor base is through the application of simple technology to permanent and temporary ex . . .
ThesisIncreasing accessibility at the Valene L. Smith Museum of Anthropology: an online database featuring the North American basketry collectionMartin, Heather C.The Valene L. Smith Museum of Anthropology at California State University, Chico, has a permanent collection that comprises over 2,000 ethnographic objects from around the world. The museum’s limited space results in the majority of the permanent coll . . .
ThesisThe representation of international states, societies, and cultures in twenty-first century space-themed exhibits: an anthropological inquiry into museums in California, Oregon, Washington, and British ColumbiaTownsend, William RobertThis thesis investigates the inclusion and exclusion of cultural information within museum exhibitions at space and science centers, aerospace museums, planetariums, and public astronomical observatories in California, Oregon, Washington, and British . . .