Author Archive: Ryan Dodge

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Behind the scenes in New World Archaeology with April Hawkins

Posted: January 8, 2014 - 13:29 , by Ryan Dodge
New World Archaeology Technician April Hawkins

April shows us what goes on behind the scenes in the New World Archaeology Department

2013 Social Media year in review: Facebook

Posted: December 27, 2013 - 12:30 , by Ryan Dodge
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Our Cat Mummy goes on display

Looking back on our year via Facebook at the museum.

2013 Social Media year in review: Twitter

Posted: December 20, 2013 - 12:59 , by Ryan Dodge
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ROM Santa Claus parade float

A review of our year on Twitter at the museum.

New Scopify ROM App Let’s You See Secrets

Posted: October 8, 2013 - 10:30 , by Ryan Dodge
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Kris Abel reviews the new Scopify ROM app

A review of the new Scopify ROM app by Kris Abel (@realkrisabel)

Scopify app launch

Posted: October 2, 2013 - 12:33 , by Ryan Dodge
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ScopifyROM

This morning our friends at Kensington Communications launched a new app at the museum.

Tips for toddlers visiting the ROM

Posted: September 30, 2013 - 09:40 , by Ryan Dodge
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Tiny Times visits the ROM!

Recently we had a visit from Karla Courtney and her son Marshall who run an internationally awarded blog, The [Tiny} Times (www.tinytimes.com).

@ROMtoronto does #AskaCurator

Posted: September 18, 2013 - 21:55 , by Ryan Dodge
Ask A Curator

Yesterday on Twitter we took part in an international tweet up with 622 museums in 37 countries.

Our first Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

Posted: August 19, 2013 - 11:49 , by Ryan Dodge
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Wikipedia volunteers gather in the Far Eastern Library

On Friday August 16th, we held our first Wikipedia Edit-a-thon. 

The beta #ROMGameJam

Posted: August 12, 2013 - 14:29 , by Ryan Dodge
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ROM Game Jam participants gather for a group photo

August 9-11, the ROM Ancient Cultures team hosted the museum's very first Game Jam. 

ROM Conservation Labs: Behind the Scenes

Posted: July 25, 2013 - 14:43 , by Ryan Dodge
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ROM Paper Conservation lab

Here is a Storify of the annual ROM Conservation staff open house.