The Student Social for ‘Living Worlds‘ took place on 11th June 2011- the first one at Manchester Museum!
Here’s a breakdown of all the activities that took place:
Manchester School of Samba played outside the museum in the grounds by the allotment.
BA Design for Digital media project (Janine Cheek) centred on a marketing campaign for ‘Living Worlds‘, targeted at students was profiled.
Origami workshops: Students from University of Salford showed students how to make origami animals/birds/reptiles.
6-9pmVisitor Services staff showed students the new Living Worlds App and how to use it in the gallery spaces.
Keyring making station :workshop using recycled materials and text to make keyrings.
Vivarium tours: Zoology students gave tours of the vivarium.
Curator of Amphibians, Andrew Gray and Vivarium Assistant, Adam Bland hosted handling tables with a snake, geckos and leaf frogs.
Opera student group performed for the first time as a collective at Student Social, using the natural acoustics of the space.