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By Author: Dr Lynda Kelly

The Science of Climate Change: Questions and Answers

The Science of Climate Change: Questions and Answers was launched on 16 August 2010 by the Australian Academy of Science, Canberra as part of National Science Week.

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 02 Sep 2010

Introducing Jennifer Miller

Jennifer is interning with me for six weeks (August-September 2010). Here's a little bit about her.

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 31 Aug 2010

Ask a curator...1 September 2010

Wednesday 1 September is not only the beginning of Spring (or Fall if you're in the wrong end of the hemisphere), it's international "Ask a curator..." day!

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 31 Aug 2010

Life Beyond the Tomb Exhibition Evaluation 2005

Here's a summary of findings from the Life Beyond the Tomb 2005 exhibition evaluation

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 31 Aug 2010

Life and Death Under the Pharaohs 1998 Evaluation

Here's a summary of findings from the Life and Death Under the Pharaohs 1998 exhibition evaluation

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 31 Aug 2010

Pacific Cultures Consultation June 2009: Emerging themes

As part of the front-end planning for a Pacific Cultures exhibition, four separate consultations with Pacific Island communities were conducted in June 2009 to inform the development of the concept brief. These were comprised of two workshops with secondary school students; one with primary school students and their parents; and a fourth with adults. This post summarises the main themes/ideas that emerged.

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 10 Aug 2010

Front-end evaluation: Pacific Consultations

As part of the front-end planning for a Pacific Cultures exhibition, four separate consultations with Pacific Island communities were conducted in June 2009 to inform the development of the concept brief. These were comprised of two workshops with secondary school students; one with primary school students and their parents; and a fourth with adults. Here's some of what they said.

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: At The Museum, Date: 06 Aug 2010

What’s in a Name? Evaluation of exhibition titles

Tips on how to evaluate potential titles/names for exhibitions. Elements of this article first appeared in 'Visitor Behaviour', Fall/Winter, 1997, Numbers 3-4, Page 32

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 04 Aug 2010

The Coalition of Knowledge Building Schools

What is the Coalition of Knowledge Building Schools and how does the Museum work with them?

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Lifelong Learning, Date: 30 Jul 2010

Working with NOVA Employment

NOVA is a Disability Employment Agency, funded by the Australian Government's Department of Employment & Workplace Relations. The Museum has been actively working with NOVA since 2005 and here's what we've been up to.

By: Dr Lynda Kelly, Category: Museullaneous, Date: 29 Jul 2010