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Museum Grand Opening: May 17 from 9 – 11 a.m.

Graduate students in the iMedia program at Elon University have used the synthetic world of Second Life to create the American Civil Rights Museum — a virtual museum that looks at the civil rights movement in the United States. Maria … Continue reading

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CBS Evening News: The Legacy of the Greensboro Four

On the eve of the election of the nation’s first African American president, CBS News interviews the Greensboro Four — the young men who launched the sit-in movement from a Woolworth’s lunch counter in Greensboro, NC. Our Second Life project … Continue reading

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Second Life: American Civil Rights Museum

How do you recreate a recreation of a story of an event? That was the question our class wrestled with as we began the recreation of the International Civil Rights Center & Museum located in Greensboro, North Carolina. The museum … Continue reading

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