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Coverage for grant HD-51330-11

Fort Vancouver Mobile
Rudyne (Dene) Grigar, Washington State University

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Fort Vancouver smartphone app brings history to life (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Tom Vogt
Publication: The Columbian
Date: 1/15/2012
Abstract: Article describes how the the development of the Fort Vancouver Mobile App is unique, as it uses the mobile device as a storytelling element versus other apps that only provide information/directions. Several of the modules receive mention.

WSUV program links technology with community (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Gordon Oliver
Publication: The Columbian
Date: 12/10/2011
Abstract: Article describes community outreach of the Creative Media and Digital Culture program at WSUV. The Fort Vancouver mobile phone app receives mention as a part of the important work emanating from the CMDC program.

Digging into history, archaeology at the fort (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Tom Vogt
Publication: The Columbian
Date: 6/20/2011
Abstract: Fort Vancouver Mobile App mentioned in sidebar article, "History in your hand"

Phone app guides visitors through Fort Vancouver (Media Coverage)
Author(s): staff
Publication: Fox 12 News, KPTV
Date: 7/18/2011
Abstract: Originally aired as a news report, the story introduced viewers to the Fort Vancouver Mobile App. It now exists as a mention on the KPTV website.

Seen in the Wild: WSU’s Digital Storytelling Class (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Jason Farman
Publication: Mobile Interface Theory
Date: 2/5/2012
Abstract: Blog features a photo of the Digital Storytelling class reading the Mobile Interface Theory text while working at Fort Vancouver.

"Call to Action" designation (Media Coverage)
Author(s): Brett Oppegaard
Publication: Fort Vancouver Mobile (Sub Rosa)
Date: 11/4/2011
Abstract: A blog entry celebrating the "Call to Action" designation by Fort Vancouver for the mobile app.